Award Winners 2017

Derwent Award - Felicity House PS 'Lemon Tree'

 Alfred Teddy Smith & Zsuzsi Roboz £5000 Award - Steven King 'The Co-Pilot'

Pastel Society Young Artist Award - Sofia Welch 'Lacrimosa' 

PS Catalogue Award (First Prize) - Steven King 'The Co-Pilot' 

PS Catalogue Award (Second Prize) - Robert Strange 'Squashed Dice' 

Jackson's Art Supplies Award - Elizabeth Nast 'Disused Workshop'

Annie Longley Award - Michelle Lucking 'Burst into Flame'

Henri Roché Award - Melodie Cook 'Samuel Froggatt with Peonies' 

Faber-Castell/West Design Product Prize - Kevin Line 'Bowed to the Wheel' 

The Artist Magazine Award - David Brammeld RBA '(three treescapes)' 

Schmincke Award - Tony Allain PS 'Cape Cod' 

Buzzacott Award - Libby January PS 'Music & Silence' 

Unison Colour Product Prize - Jennifer Thorpe 'Luminosity' 

Unison Colour £500 Young Artist Award - Rachel Solani 'Mvulana (Boy)' 

Caran d'Ache Award - Jenny Halstead PS 'Banana Bunch' 

Artists & Illustrators Award - Tony Allain PS 'Cadgwith Cove' 

Frank Herring & Sons Award - Jaana Fowler 'Blue Bottle' 

Contemporary Arts Trust £1,000 Award - Dominic McIvor 'Brick Study' 

The 2017 Award Winning Images Gallery can be viewed under Exhibitions 2017.

2017 Award Winners.

Felicity House

Felicity House (Left) - Winner of the Derwent Sponsor's Award

Sofia Welsh

Sofia Welsh - Winner of the Pastel Society Young Artist Award

Robert Strange

Robert Strange - Winner of the Pastel Society Catalogue Award (Second Prize)

Elizabeth Nast

Elizabeth Nast - Winner of the Jackson's Art Materials Award

Michelle Lucking

Michelle Lucking - Winner of the Annie Longley Award

Melodie Cook

Melodie Cook - Winner of the Henri Roché Award

Kevin Line

Kevin Line - Winner of the Faber Castell/West Design Award

David Brammeld

David Brammeld - Winner of The Artist Magazine Award

Tony Allain

Tony Allain - Winner of the Schmincke Award

Jennifer Thorpe

Jennifer Thorpe - Winner of Unison Colour Product Award

Rachel Solani

Rachel Solani - Winner of the Unison Colour Young Artist Award

Jenny Halstead

Jenny Halstead - Winner of the Caran d'Ache Award

Tony Allain 2

Tony Allain - Winner of the Artists & Illustrators Award

Jaana Fowler

Jaana Fowler - Winner of the Frank Herring & Sons Award

 

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Valeriy Gridnev
Gridnev Valeriy In Studio

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Valeriy Gridnev

Valeriy Gridnev PS ROI RP

Biographical Details:

Valeriy Gridnev was born in Russia in 1956. After studying at Sverdlovsk Art College from 1976 – 1980 enrolled at St. Petersburg Academy of Arts in 1983 and graduated in 1990. His graduation project “The Early Years” won The Gold Medal of USSR Academy of Arts. Valeriy worked for 4 years from 1990 at St. Petersburg Academy of Art’s postgraduate “creative” studio. Valeriy has been a member of Russian Artist’s Federation from 1991.
Since 1999 Valeriy has lived and worked in the UK. He has became a member of the Pastel Society in 2003, Royal Institute of Oil Painters in 2006 and the Royal Society of Portrait Painters in 2011.

Societies:

The Pastel Society
Royal Institute of Oil Painters
Royal Society of Portrait Painters

Scholarships, Awards, Prizes:

• 1990 The Gold Medal of the USSR Academy of Arts.
• 1991 elected member of Russian Artist Federation.
• 2000 “Pastels of the Century”, London. Frank Herring award.
• 2003 “Pastel Society Exhibition 2003”, London Frank Herring award.
• 2003 elected member of British Artists Pastel Society.
• 2004 “Not the Turner prize competition 2004”. Winsor and Newton/The Daily Mail finalist prize.
• 2005 “Royal institute of oil painters’ exhibition”, London. Windsor and Newton award to best non-member picture.
• 2006 “Pastel Society Exhibition “, London. Orange Street Gallery Uppingham Prize.
• 2006 “Royal Society Of Portrait Painters”, London. The Arts Club Award.
• 2006 elected member of British Artists Royal Institute of Oil Painters.
• 2011 elected member of Federation of British Artists Royal Society of Portrait Painters.

Exhibitions:

Royal Society of Portrait Painters Annual Exhibition 2017
The Pastel Society Annual Exhibition 2017
Royal Institute of Oil Painters Annual Exhibition 2016
Royal Society of Portrait Painters Annual Exhibition 2016
NOW @ The Pastel Society
Royal Society of Portrait Painters Annual Exhibition 2015

Website:

http://valeriygridnev.com/

     


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