See/ Jerwood Makers Open 2012/ 11 July to 26 August 2012
At a glance
When: 11 July to 26 August 2012
Where: JVA at Jerwood Space
171 Union Street
Times: Mon–Fri, 10am–5pm. Sat–Sun, 10am–3pm (closed on Saturday 14 July )
Tickets: Admission FREE
Jerwood Makers Open commissions and showcases new work by emerging makers in the applied arts. Artists from across making disciplines, resident in the UK and within 10 years of graduating or setting up their practice, were invited to submit proposals.
The five makers who will each receive £7,500 to realise their proposals are: Nao Matsunaga, James Rigler, William Shannon, Louis Thompson and Silvia Weidenbach
The winners were selected from over 200 applications by an independent panel comprising Felicity Aylieff, ceramic artist, James Beighton, Curator at mima, Middlesbrough and Lauren Parker, Head of Contemporary Programmes at the V&A, London.