Voting has now CLOSED for the 2016 Derwent Art Prize.
2016 WINNERS ANNOUNCED!
The Derwent Art Prize aims to reward excellence by showcasing the very best artworks created in pencil by British and International artists.
Artists can submit 2D and 3D works created with any pencil or coloured pencil as well as water soluble, pastel, graphite or charcoal pencils.
£12,500 worth of prizes have been announced!
First Prize - £6,000 to Agim Sulaj for his pencil drawing entitled ‘Refugees’
Second Prize - £3,500 to Lee Wagstaff for his graphite drawing ‘Evil’
Third Prize - £1,000 to Tim Wright for his winning piece 'Helen Schone 14'
Young Artist Award - £500 to Apple Wong Hiu Fung for her piece entitled ‘Hiding ’
UK Coloured Pencil Society Award for Excellence - to Angharad Pelling for 'Poor old Kitty has had her day'
2x People’s Choice Awards - £750 each to Chris Agnew for 'No Word of a Lie' and David McDowell for his work 'Remember Me'.
THE DERWENT ART PRIZE WILL NOT BE HOSTED IN 2017 BUT WILL BE BACK SOON!