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Contemporary British Painting Prize 2019

Contemporary British Painting Prize 2019

The Contemporary British Painting prize 2019 group show will be comprised of 12 shortlisted artists showing 3 works each, chosen by this year’s artist selectors; Lisa Denyer, Geraint Evans, Judith Tucker and Joe Packer.

The winning painting will be selected from the 36 works on display by this year’s judges; Griselda Pollock, Graham Crowley and Grant Scanlan.

The finalist’s exhibition will take place at Huddersfield Art Gallery. The private view and winner announcement will be Saturday 9 November 2 – 4pm.

The exhibition will run from 9 November 2019 – 4 January 2020.
The overall winner will receive a £2000 cash prize, a critical essay on their practice by Griselda Pollock (professor of Social and Critical Histories of Art at the University of Leeds) and membership of Contemporary British Painting.

The deadline for entry is Midnight on Sunday 8 September.

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