Young Masters Four Art Show continues at Four Colman Getty until 30 January 2015

Young Masters is showing a selection of work at the Four Art Show at our partners Four Colman Getty’s offices in London Bridge. Artists include: Ana Teles | Anum Jamal | Caterina Voltolini | Eleanor Watson | Elisabeth Caren | Elise Ansel | EVEWRIGHT | Fabiano Parisi | Gillian Hyland | Hannah Williamson | Johann … Continue reading

Young Masters Paddle8 Auction and Four Art Show!

  We are delighted to announce that the Young Masters Art Prize is working with Paddle8 to host a benefit auction. The auction features work by many of the shortlisted artists of the Young Masters Art Prize and Young Masters Maylis Grand Ceramics Prize 2014, including pieces by winners Juergen Wolf and Matt Smith. The … Continue reading

Sun Ae Kim on her work…

What is it about Young Masters that you are most interested in? I am interested in how Young Masters celebrates the art history in contemporary art and the importance of the Old Masters’ influence on young artists. Can you explain to us what your work is about? My current studio practice investigates contemporary narratives of … Continue reading

Matt Smith on his ceramics…

What is it about the Young Masters project that you are most interested in? The context – both the spaces where the work is being shown and also the other works, both contemporary and historic that are being shown alongside the Young Masters selected pieces. I was also interested in – and delighted by – the … Continue reading

Jo Taylor tells us more about her ceramics…

What is it about Young Masters that you are most interested in? The concept of mixing old & new; to be able to celebrate source material and acknowledge this influence in contemporary art. Can you explain to us what your work is about? I am influenced by decorative ornament seen in plaster ceilings, wrought iron … Continue reading

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

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 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

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

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