Jane King
  • 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

    Click to view all artworks 

     

     

Jane King

Shortlisted ceramist Jane King on her work…

What is it about the Young Masters project that you are most interested in? I am excited to have the opportunity of articulating the influence on my work of ceramics practice from the mid C20th (California 1960s/ expressionism v the Finish Fetish group). Researching this period during my MA was truly the starting point for … Continue reading

Andrew Deem

Ceramist Andrew Deem on his work…

What is it about the Young Masters project that you are most interested in? As a recent graduate from the Royal College of Art, I was initially drawn to the Young Masters as another opportunity to show work completed during my graduate degree. The more I researched, I found it had direct relevance to my … Continue reading

Sophie Harris-Taylor

Sophie Harris Taylor tells us about her photographs…

What is it about the Young Masters project that you are most interested in? I think that all art and expression is led by and the result of things which have gone before, it’s rare that this is so openly embraced and celebrated.  For me it has an extra significance since my work is so … Continue reading

Dem No Know

Shortlisted artist Robert Hodge on his work…

What is it about the Young Masters project that you are most interested in? I was really interested in the works considered to be” master paintings” are how to re- appropriate them to my current situations and modernize them while keeping integrity and having a bit of fun.The Young Master’s program mission really was parallel with … Continue reading

Nick Simpson

Nick Simpson on his work…

What is it about Young Masters that you are most interested in? An artist cannot help being aware of those great artists that went before, and whether consciously or sub-consciously, that must have an effect upon their working practice. Young Masters gives contemporary artists a golden opportunity to acknowledge this and bring their own work … Continue reading

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

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