The Winner of the Young Masters Art Prize, the Young Masters Maylis Grand Ceramics Prize and the Young Masters Emerging Woman Art Prize will be announced on June 21st at a prize giving ceremony.  

The Young Masters Art Prize shortlist:
Amartey Golding, Antoine Schneck, Asya Reznikov, Azita Moradkhani, Carole Freeman, David Piddock, Isabelle van Zeijl, John Phillips, Lars Reiffers, Laura Hospes, Liane Lang, Liron Kroll, Lucy Beecher Nelson, Sasha Bowles, Sheila Rock, Stephen Snoddy, Tamara Al-Mashouk, Yuehan Pan.

The Young Masters Maylis Grand Ceramics Prize shortlist:
Amber Zuber, Andrew Casto, Antonie Eikemans, Grant Aston, Irina Razumovskaya, Katie Spragg, Lauren Nauman, Lucille Lewin, Malene Hartmann Rasmussen, Tessa Eastman.    

Guest Artist: Gordon Cheung

Young Masters Art Prize 2017 Judging Panel:
Godfrey Barker (Chair) Art Historian and Journalist
Dr Charles Saumarez Smith, Chief Executive of the Royal Academy of Arts
Melanie Gerlis, Art Market Columnist, Financial Times and and Editor-at-large at The Art Newspaper
Jean Wainwright, Professor of Contemporary Art and Photography, University of the Creative Arts
Hannah Rothschild, Writer, Filmmaker, Chair of the National Gallery
Daisy McMullan, Curator

Young Masters Maylis Grand Ceramics Prize 2017 Judging Panel:
Daniella Wells, Crafts Council
Janice Blackburn, Former Curator of Contemporary Arts and Crafts at Sotheby’s    
Maylis Grand, Collector and Philanthropist
Preston Fitzgerald, Curator and Collector

Young Masters Emerging Woman Art Prize 2017 Judging Panel:
Sylvie Gormezano, Chair of the Association of Women Art Dealers
Nadja Swarovski, Member of the Executive Board, Head of Corporate Branding & Communications and Chairperson of the Swarovski Foundation
Beth Colocci, Chairman of the Trustees of UK Friends of the National Museum of Women in the Arts, which champions art by women in the UK.
Ronnette Riley, Founder/Owner Ronnette Riley Architect (New York), Collector & Board Member & Art Exhibits Chair for the East Hampton Artists & Writers Annual Softball Game, NY

Dates: 19 – 24 June
Location:
Gallery 8
8 Duke Street St James’s, St. James’s, London SW1Y 6BN
11am -7pm Daily, or by Appointment

Prize Giving by Invitation only.

Supported by: Art Installation Services, Association of Women Art Dealers (AWAD), The Artist’s Collecting Society, Brownhill, Chris Blatchley, James and Maylis Grand, G4SI Logistics, Lamport Gilbert Ltd.

 Young Masters Art Prize Catalogue 2017

The Awards

The Young Masters Art Prize, Young Masters Maylis Grand Ceramics Prize & the newly inaugurated Young Masters Emerging Woman Art Prize and Be Smart About Art Prize were announced in June 2017 at Gallery 8, 8 Duke Street, St. James’s, London.

Judges

The Young Masters Art Prize, Winners & Runners up, will be selected by an independent judging panel, which includes some of the most well-known names in the art world including Charles Saumarez Smith, Nadja Swarovski and Janice Blackburn.