Installation view, Marmite Prize for Painting V, Highlanes Gallery, Drogheda, Ireland, 2016
Photo: Eugene Langan
Installation view, Marmite Prize for Painting V, Block 336, London, UK, 2016
Photo: Benjamin Deakin
Highlanes Gallery, Drogheda, Ireland
8 July - 10 September 2016
Artists' Talk: Saturday 9th July at 11am
Led by artist and Marmite co-founder Marcus Cope and featuring a number of exhibiting artists, including Emma Cousin, Alison Pilkington, Joan Sugrue and Steven Gee and Clare Jarrett.
Opening hours Monday to Saturday: 10:30am - 5:00pm, Closed Sunday
The exhibition opened on 3 June at Block 336, London in June where the winners were announced.
Block 336, London, UK
4 June - 1 July 2016
Artists' Talk : Saturday 18th June
Talks with Marmite Prize Winner Jessie Makinson, Student Prize winner Anthony Banks and Runner-Up Sheila Rennick. Following this Marcus Cope, co-founder of the Marmite Prize for Painting will discuss his motivations behind setting up the open call painting prize.
Opening hours Thursday – Saturday 12 – 6pm
336 Brixton Road
The Prize Winners:
Jessie Makinson, So Handy, 2016
Oil and pigment on canvas, 200 x 165cm
Winner: Jessie Makinson
Runners-up: Emma Cousin, Sheila Rennick
Student Prize Winner: Anthony Banks
Click here for more information and images
Lamoril, Richard Baker, Sarah Ball, Anthony Banks, Juan Bolivar, Philip
Booth, Eleanor Breeze, Hannah Brown, Jo Bruton, Michael Calver,
Diane Chappalley, Emma Cousin, Billy Crosby, Chris Daniels, Amanda
Doran, Tamara Dubnyckyj, Steven Gee, Max Gomes, John Greenwood, Mandy
Hudson, Clare Jarrett, Sooim Jeong, Michael Johnson, Jessie Makinson,
Lindsay Mapes, Kathryn Maple, José Batista Marques, Jo McGonigal,
Sinéad Ní Mhaonaigh, Oliver Mulvihill, Helen O'Leary, Bernadette
O’Toole, Selma Parlour, Alison Pilkington, Christiane Pooley, Sheila
Rennick, Joan Sugrue, Suzy Willey, Daniel Woolhouse
Click here for more
information and images
The Selectors & Judges:
Marcus Cope, Painter, Co-founder & Curator of the Marmite Prize for Painting.
Aoife Ruane, Director, Highlanes Gallery, Drogheda, Ireland.
Jane Hayes Greenwood, Artist & Director, Block 336, London, UK.
Daniel Sturgis, Artist, Curator & Course Director in Painting, Camberwell College of Arts, London.
Colin Martin, Artist & School Principal, Royal Hibernian Academy, Dublin, Ireland.
Phillip Allen (UK)
Brian Cheeswright (UK)
Vanessa Jackson RA (UK)
Mark O'Kelly (IRELAND)
The Marmite Prize for Painting V winner Jessie Makinson wins Retread (2016)
(pictured below), a specially commissioned marmite artwork, made and
very kindly donated by artist Alison
Alison Wilding RA, Re-Tread (2016)
Tin and Mahogany
The Marmite Prize for Painting V student
prize winner is Anthony Banks. Anthony wins a 4
week residency at Bon
Volks, Margate UK, including free
accomodation and a £500 fee towards travel and expenses.
Bon Volks, Margate