The winner of the prestigious Holt Festival Art Prize will be announced this weekend.

To send a link to this page to a friend, you must be logged in.

Judges have boiled down more than 300 entries from across the county to a shortlist of 35.

Works range from watercolours, oil paintings, collage and photography, to woodcut and bronze cast.

Prize organizer and international art appraiser James Glennie said: “We are very pleased to have entries from around the country as well as many from our region.

“The shortlisted works show wonderful variety which will make a must-see exhibition and prove a real challenge for the judges to pick just one winner”

The judges- chief curator at The Sainsbury Centre Amanda Geitner, art adviser Nic Tyler and internationally renowned actor and Chancellor of The Norwich University of the Arts John Hurt - now face the task of picking who will win a £1,500 cash prize.

They will be announced at a private ceremony in Holt on 19 July. It will be exhibited along with all shortlisted entries from July 20-27 at The Foyer, Auden Theatre, Holt, NR25 6EA.

The full shortlist can be seen at www.holtfestival.org/art_prize

0 comments

Comments

Welcome , please leave your message below.

Optional - JPG files only
Optional - MP3 files only
Optional - 3GP, AVI, MOV, MPG or WMV files
Comments

Please log in to leave a comment and share your views with other Eastern Daily Press visitors.


We enable people to post comments with the aim of encouraging open debate.

Only people who register and sign up to our terms and conditions can post comments. These terms and conditions explain our house rules and legal guidelines.

Comments are not edited by Eastern Daily Press staff prior to publication but may be automatically filtered.

If you have a complaint about a comment please contact us by clicking on the Report This Comment button next to the comment.

Forgotten your password?


Not a member yet?

Register to create your own unique Eastern Daily Press account for free.

Signing up is free, quick and easy and offers you the chance to add comments, personalise the site with local information picked just for you, and more.

Sign up now

ADVERTISEMENT

ADVERTISEMENT

Norfolk Weather

Sunny

Sunny

max temp: 25°C

min temp: 18°C

Five-day forecast

loading...

ADVERTISEMENT

ADVERTISEMENT