Jerwood Visual Arts - London

The Trinity Buoy Wharf Drawing Prize 2020 Call for Entries




The Trinity Buoy Wharf Drawing Prize is now open for entries for a milestone edition. 2020 will be the 25th consecutive annual exhibition since the Prize was created in 1994. To mark this, there will be an International Call for Entries for the Trinity Buoy Wharf Drawing Prize 2020 and a dedicated submission, selection panel and display within the exhibition for the Working Drawing Award 2020 that will focus on the role of working drawings in art, architecture, design, engineering, manufacture, production, and science
The Trinity Buoy Wharf Drawing Prize has an established reputation as the foremost annual exhibition of drawing in the UK. It is known for promoting artists and drawing practitioners, celebrating excellence in contemporary drawing, and championing the art form’s role and value. 
The following prizes will be awarded in September 2020 at Trinity Buoy Wharf:
* First Prize of £8,000
* Second Prize of £5,000
* Student Award of £2,000
* Working Drawing Award of £2,000
The Trinity Buoy Wharf Drawing Prize 2020 will be selected by:
* Ian McKeever RA, Artist
* Frances Morris, Director of Tate Modern
* Sophia Yadong Hao, Curator & Writer, Cooper Gallery, University of Dundee
The Working Drawing Award 2020 will be selected by:
* Alan Baxter CBE, Engineer & Urban Design 
* Sir Ian Blatchford, Director of the Science Museum
* Piers Gough CBE RA, Architect
* Sophie McKinlay, Director of Programme at V&A Dundee
Drawings may now be entered for the Trinity Buoy Wharf Drawing Prize 2020 exhibition and awards via the online portal before 24 June 2020. The Trinity Buoy Wharf Drawing Prize 2020 exhibition will include around 65 drawings shortlisted for the awards and will tour nationally in 2020/21.


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