SOLO Award 2014 - DEADLINE EXTENDED to midnight 8 JUNE 2014


31 May 2014 to 08 Jun 2014
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DEADLINE EXTENDED to midnight 8 JUNE 2014

SOLO Award 2014 - DEADLINE EXTENDED to midnight 8 JUNE 2014 ---------- * Winner’s SOLO exhibition London Art Fair January 2015 (over 30,000 visitors in 2014) * Prize money £1000 cash * Judges: Kate Brindley (director mima/Arnolfini), Cherry Smyth (critic, curator, writer), Lisa Milroy (painter), Sarah Monk (director London Art Fair) * Deadline: EXTENDED to midnight 8th June 2014 about the SOLO Award ---------- The WW SOLO Award is an annual structured opportunity, created to provide support, development and exposure for a contemporary artist of any age, working in any medium. With a focus that stretches further than new graduates, the SOLO award recognises that artists can be producing exciting work at any age and any stage of their career. We deliberately distance ourselves from unhelpful and limiting tags such as 'young' and 'emerging', but welcome submissions from anyone aged 18 - 108. Now in its third year, the 2014 SOLO Award comprises £1000 cash to the winner and a solo presentation of their work at the London Art Fair in January 2015. With over 30,000 visitors to the 2014 fair, the winner can expect a huge, new audience to see their work. The Art Projects section of the fair will offer the winner the freedom to use the stand (approx 25sqm) in any way they choose, whether they are showing installation, video, painting, performance etc; Art Projects is a curated showcase of contemporary art from across the globe, featuring large-scale installations, solo shows and thematic group displays, alongside an extensive Film and Performance Programme presenting a selection of experimental work, and therefore presentations are not restricted to being commercial in nature. how to enter ---------- ▪ CLICK HERE TO APPLY NOW ( and then simply follow the detailed instructions listed with the paypal button A, B, C 1-8, which will guide you through the following steps: ▪ Online entry fee of £25 ▪ Application via email: Maximum 3 images or multimedia files/links ▪ No CV, no statement, no application form required (further info will only be required if longlisted) ▪ Please read Key Dates and Terms & Conditions before applying! eligiblity & guidelines ---------- • Contemporary artists, working in any medium, at any stage in their career • Artists of all nationalities aged 18 or over, living or working in the UK & ROI • There is no set theme; work should be representative of your practice or process. • Media can include painting, sculpture, installation, performance, video, audio, drawing, collage, printmaking, digital, photography, mixed media, have we missed anything? That too. • There is no specific size restriction on works. • In the July - December 2014 period, between the winner being announced and the London Art Fair opening, the winning artist is expected to develop upon their existing/submitted work to create new content for their SOLO exhibition • Please read Key Dates, Terms & Conditions before applying! previous winners ---------- 2013 winner Laura Fitzgerald's SOLO exhibition 'Work Based Anxieties' was held at WW Gallery in January 2014, if you missed it, here are some images and a link to her video ( A catalogue will be available shortly. In February 2014, Fitzgerald's work was also included in a night of artists' films at the Chisenhale. ( 9-pm/) She is currently in a group show in Ireland: Re-framing the Domestic ( and is participating in a group show at ISCP in New York in June 2014(http://www.iscp- 2012 winner Jonathan Gabb's SOLO exhibition 'SYSTEM' was held at WW Gallery in January 2013. An online catalogue is now available to view, with texts by Helen Sumpter, Deb Covell and Francesca Brooks ( 95). Since then, Jonathan has been nominated for the Dulux Colour Awards 2014 (, for Best Use of Colour in the Arts 2013, he has been named by Axis in Ten artists you should be collecting now (, and had a solo exhibition called Opera Rose at A Brooks Art (, 3 October – 16 November 2013. contact ---------- For full details, dates, terms & conditions and to apply, please visit the website: WW Gallery 34/35 Hatton Garden, London EC1N 8DX t. +44 (0)7519646508 /

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