Knock 140 Art Competition

Inviting all Secondary students to get creative with the theme “Knock 140”.

This August marks 140 years since the Knock Apparition in 1879.  Using the title “Knock 140”, we are inviting you and your friends to get creative and help us to celebrate this wonderful occasion.




Your group can use a creative channel of your choice for example: Video, Art, Poetry, Short story, song etc

Applications can come from individuals or groups (max 5 students per group).

  • Applications must be submitted by Wednesday May 1st   to or post to Youth Ministry, Our Lady’s Shrine, Knock Co Mayo.
  • 20 finalists will have their work on display at an exhibition here at Knock Shrine for the Week of the National Novena (August 14th – August 22nd).
  • The Winner or winning group will be chosen by select guest judges who will attend the exhibition
  • The prize up for the taking is an Apple iPad for the winning individual or for each member of the winning group (max of 5 students per group)