Aquarium © Araminta Blue Wieloch; Fen II: The Hunt © Christopher Mayer; Poor Folk © Mohammed Sami; Tropenhaus © Benjamin Jones; Spill © Grzegorz Stefanski
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ACS Studio Prize 2019 finalists announced
July 31, 2019
Now in its third year, the ACS Studio Prize offers one student or recent graduate a £6,000 prize to help establish an artist's studio in the UK. Almost 300 submissions were received this year, marking a huge increase in applicants from the the inaugural Prize in 2017.

The final five artists in contention to receive the 2019 edition of the Prize have now been announced. The judges this year were founder of the Artists’ Collecting Society (ACS) Lady Bridgeman CBE, renowned artist Cathie Pilkington RA, and Director & Curator of the Ingram Collection Jo Baring.

Congratulations to Grzegorz Stefanski of the Slade School of Fine Art, Benjamin Jones of the Bath School of Art and Design, Araminta Blue Wieloch of the Slade School of Fine Art, Christopher Mayer of the Royal College of Art and Mohammed Sami of Goldsmiths, University of London on progressing to the next round!