West Yorkshire Print Workshop ‘Flourish’ Award 2017 – Call For Submissions

There’s been a call for submissions for West Yorkshire Print Workshop’s ‘Flourish Award’! See below for details, as well as a message from the WYPW studio.

Deadline – Monday 3rd July

Prizes include:

Great Art Prize – £300
Jackson’s Art Supplies Prize – £100
Intaglio Printmaker Prize – £100
Hawthorn Printmaker Prize – £50
RK Burt & Co Prize – Unique paper pad (value £40)
Awagami Paper Prize – 50 sheets of Awagami Edi oning Paper (value £175)

“Submissions are now open for our annual print award show and exhibition – ‘Flourish Award For Excellence In Printmaking’!

We have attached an information pack with everything they need to know. It would be great if you could help us get the word out there on your social media feeds. We have include some straight forward copy/paste texts below for your various feeds and a couple of images you can use in the attachments.

‘Flourish was established in 2009 by West Yorkshire Print Workshop to champion and showcase excellence in printmaking across Yorkshire.  The award now provides artists and printmakers from across the UK with the opportunity to exhibit their work in a group exhibition at the WYPW Gallery.  The winner of the award goes on to present their own solo print exhibition at Huddersfield Art Gallery in 2018.  The winner also benefit from a two-week residency at WYPW.

Judges this year are Yvonne Hardman, Head of Collections and Programmes, Leeds Art Gallery;  Sumi Perera, Artist/Printmaker and winner of Flourish Award 2015; and Grant Scalon, Senior Curator,  Kirklees Museums and Galleries.’”

Below is a link to the application PDF for any and all interested!

Flourish Award application pack 2017

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