Claire Partington
  • Young Masters 2014 Exhibition Programme

    Young Masters 2014 | The Lloyds Club
    42 Crutched Friars, London, EC3N 2AP
    Private View: 17th September 2014
    Exhibition Dates: 16th September – 5th December 2014
    Opening Hours: by appointment during the hours of Monday – Friday 8am – 5.30pm
    Nearest Tube: Tower Hill

    Young Masters 2014 | Sphinx Fine Art
    125 Kensington Church Street, London W8 7LP
    Private View: 15th October 2014
    Prize Giving: 29th October 2014, by invitation only
    Exhibition Dates: 14th Oct – 31st Oct 2014
    Hours: Monday – Friday, 10am – 6pm, Saturday 11am – 4pm, closed Sun
    Nearest Tube: Notting Hill Gate

Red Saunders

Young Masters Art Prize 2014 Shortlist Announced!

It is our great pleasure to announce the shortlisted artists of the Young Masters Art Prize 2014. They are: Alice Palmer | Ana Teles | Anum Jamal | Bex Massey | Caterina Voltolini | Chantal Powell | Charlotta Janssen | Christopher Stacey | Dene Leigh | Eleanor Watson | Elisabeth Caren | EVEWRIGHT | Gillian Hyland | Hannah Williamson | Julie Roch-Cuerrier | Juergen Wolf | … Continue reading

Jo Taylor, Ensemble i, 2014, porcelain, 31x32x15cm

Young Masters Maylis Grand Ceramics Prize 2014 Shortlist Announced!

It is our great pleasure to announce the shortlisted artists of the Young Masters Maylis Grand Ceramics Prize 2014. They are:  Andrew Deem | Amy Hughes | Angela Speight | Christabel Birbeck | Claire Partington | Dana Lazarus Cass | Jane King | Jo Taylor | Jongjin Park | Kevin Callaghan | Matt Smith | Penny Byrne | Sun Ae Kim | Tamsin Van Essen … Continue reading

Claire Partington

Claire Partington tells us more about her work…

Ceramicist Claire Partington tells us more about her work, inspiration and ambitions… What is it about the Young Masters project that you are most interested in? Since the start of Young Masters, the diversity of work selected has been really surprising. I think it shows that we all have this shared cultural baggage and art … Continue reading

Alice Palmer, Callipygian, 2014, knitted textiles and silk, 110x110cm

Shortlisted artist Alice Palmer tells us about her unique textile pieces…

Alice Palmer specialises in knitted textiles which she uses to create vibrant tapestries as a comment on our contemporary commodification of art… What is it about the Young Masters Art Prize that you are most interested in? I have been following the Young Masters Art Prize ever since it started, and love the way the … Continue reading

Amy Hughes, Tresor Decouvert Series, 2010, grogged stoneware bodies, transparent glaze and gold lustre detailing, 45x25cm

Ceramicist Amy Hughes on her nomination for the Young Masters Maylis Grand Ceramics Prize

Amy Hughes’ ceramic vessels pay homage to the 17th and 18th Century porcelain wares produced by the Royal Serves Factory.  Here she tells Young Masters about her work, ambitions and processes… What is about Young Masters that you are most interested in?  “The old has something to offer the new” is what draws me to … Continue reading

EVEWRIGHT

EVEWRIGHT tells us more about being shortlisted for the Young Masters Art Prize 2014…

EVEWRIGHT  (artist Everton Wright) tells us more about his film series Walking Drawings, his inspirations, ambitions and being shortlisted for Young Masters 2014… What is it about the Young Masters Art Prize that you are most interested in? Young Masters is a way of contemporising classical masterpieces with the new which complements my practice. One … Continue reading

Chantal Powell, Siren, 2010, birdcage, artificial flowers, spray paint, invisible thread, 162x84x62xcm

Chantal Powell, shortlisted for the 2014 Young Masters Art Prize, tells us about her work…

Chantal Powell makes theatrical installations as a commentary on artifice, glamour and ornament.  She tells us more about life as an artist and being shortlisted for the Young Masters Art Prize 2014… What is it about the Young Masters Art Prize that you are most interested in? The Prize’s explicit focus on integrating art of the … Continue reading

Tamsin Van Essen

OUR SPONSORS BROWNHILL INSURANCE GROUP TELL US ABOUT SPONSORING YOUNG MASTERS 2014

Brownhill Insurance Group and their Love Art Insurance brand are generously sponsoring the Young Masters Art Prize 2014.  Gillian Henderson, Company Director of Brownhill, tells us more about their company and their sponsorship of the Prize, including the Private View at Sphinx Fine Art on the 15th October 2014. Q. Please can you tell us … Continue reading

Kevin Callaghan

Shortlisted Ceramicist Kevin Callaghan tells us more about his work…

Kevin Callaghan is a ceramicist who works with geometric form and structures.  He tells us more about his work, aims and inspirations… What is it about Young Masters that you are most interested in? I have a lot of respect for Young Masters; in the way it searches to find young and emerging talent, looking at … Continue reading

dene-leigh-prosopagnosia-2011-13-oil-on-panel-81x110cm

Dene Leigh tells us about his work as a painter and being shortlisted for the Young Masters Art Prize 2014…

Dene Leigh’s paintings deal with neurological impairment using tromp l’oeil techniques.  Here he tells us about his work… What is it about the Young Masters Art Prize that you are most interested in? The Young Masters Art Prize has offered me the unique opportunity to exhibit alongside Old Masters. We have seen this on a … Continue reading

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