Jongjin Park
  • Young Masters Art Prize 2014 taking place across two venues Fall 2014

    The Lloyds Club

    42 Crutched Friars, London, EC3N 2AP

    Opening hours: by appointment Monday - Friday, 9.30am - 11.30pm & 3.30pm - 5pm. Fridays 4 - 6pm (last admittance 5.30pm)

    appointments celia@thecynthiacorbettgallery.com

    Nearest Tube: Tower Hill

    Sphinx Fine Art

    125 Kensington Church Street, London, W8 7LP

    Opening hours: Monday - Friday, 10am-6pm; 

    Saturday 11am-4pm; Sunday closed

    Nearest Tube: Notting Hill Gate

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Jongjin Park

Ceramist Jongjin Park about his work…

What is it about Young Masters that you are most interested in? Young Masters is a big opportunity for me to exhibit my work and engage with ceramics, which are highly valued in the UK.  One of the reasons that I wanted to study in the U.K. is to experience British ceramic culture. Can you … Continue reading

Michal Cole

Shortlisted artist Michal Cole tells us more about her work…

What is it about the Young Masters project that you are most interested in? I am most interested about the concept of working with a progress of an idea; Bringing back to life not just a skill or a craft such as tapestries or silhouette cutting  but also concepts used by old masters such as … Continue reading

Marwane Pallas

Marwane Pallas on his work…

What is it about the Young Masters project that you are most interested in?   There is a word in French, “passéisme”, it stands for “excessive attachment to the past”. I’ve always been attracted to the old paintings, I wouldn’t call my attachment to the past excessive but it’s true that I always look back. … Continue reading

Julie Roch-Cuerrier

Shortlisted artist Julie Roch-Cuerrier tells us more about her work…

What is it about Young Masters that you are most interested in?   A lot of my work is an exploration of historical cultural objects, which takes form through the deconstructions of traditional art making processes. Through this deconstruction, I am looking back at the history and the tradition of cultural artifacts and trying to … Continue reading

Johann de Wet

Johann Ryno de Wet explains more about his work…

What is it about the Young Masters project that you are most interested in?   I think what interests me most is that I am an artist today because as a child I was exposed to the work of the masters in the history of art and the young masters project is a way for … Continue reading

Hannah Williamson

Hannah Williamson tells us more about her work…

What is it about Young Masters that you are most interested in?   It’s really nice to be part of something which connects people to art – its history and what it is today. I’m excited to be part of a group of show where the standard of work is so high. I’m really, really, … Continue reading

Elise Ansel

Shortlisted artist Elise Ansel on her work…

What is it about the Young Masters project that you are most interested in? My project involves creating work that is inspired by Renaissance and Baroque paintings. I am thrilled to have the opportunity to exhibit in dialog with other artists whose work also involves an interaction with the history of art.   Can you … Continue reading

Elisabeth Caren

Elisabeth Caren on her photographic work

What is it about the Young Masters project that you are most interested in?   The Young Masters project is a unique; an ingenious approach in bringing attention to process of artistic inspiration from past artists in a way that showcases new contemporary artists at the beginning of their careers. And it happens to highlight … Continue reading

Eleanor Watson

Shortlisted artist Eleanor Watson tells us more about her work…

Can you explain to us what your work is about? I reflect on photos of manmade spaces and re-tell them in paint; hoarding aspirational domestic interiors and gardens which are part of a collective imagery of common desires. What is immediately familiar and recognisable is left uncertain by the flattened rendering of the objects and … Continue reading

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Shortlisted artist Bex Massey on her work

What is it about Young Masters that you are most interested in? Young Masters offers a platform to exhibit and interact with other artists who are directly influenced by art history.   Can you explain to us what your work is about? I am fascinated by narratives in popular culture and how they are being … Continue reading

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