Art Prize

  • The Red Mansion Art Prize 2018

     

    The Winners of the Red Mansion Art Prize 2018 have been announced:

    Ibrahim CisseRoyal College of Art

    Paula Morison Slade School of Fine Art
    Alistair Debling Ruskin School of Fine Art
    Rachel Cheung Goldsmiths College
    Joe Richardson Central Saint Martins
    Ant Hamlyn Chelsea College of Arts
    Debora Delmar Royal Academy Schools

     

    The Red Mansion Art Prize was established to promote artistic exchange between China and the UK. Seven of the UK’s foremost art colleges take part in the annual competition: Royal Academy Schools, Royal College of Art, Chelsea College of Art, Central Saint Martins, Slade School of Fine Art, Goldsmiths and The Ruskin School of Art. Each college shortlists six students, from which The Red Mansion panel of judges selects seven winners, one winner from each college

    The winners will travel to China this summer for one month where they will live and work alongside other artists. Flights, accommodation and living expenses are provided.

    This year’s panel of Judges was composed of:

     

    Lisa Panting Director at Hollybush Gardens
    Ceri Hand Director of Programme at Somerset House
    Andrew Renton Independent Curator and Lecturer at Goldsmiths
    Sonya Dyer Artist
    Nicolette Kwok Director of the Red Mansion Foundation.

     

    Nicolette Kwok presenting the Red Mansion Art Prize to Joe Richardson from Central Saint Martins.  Photograph by Belinda Lawley.

     

     

     

     

     
    Nicolette Kwok presenting the Red Mansion Art Prize to Joe Richardson from Central Saint Martins. Photograph by Belinda Lawley.
     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

  • In 2007 The Red Mansion Foundation established the first Red Mansion Art Prize from China to the UK. The Foundation selected two students from the Central Academy of Fine Arts (CAFA) in Beijing to come to London for a one month residency.

    The winners of the Chinese Red Mansion Art Prize 2007 were:

    LIU XIAOHUI
    LIU SHAOLEI

    “If you’re not in China, you’re not playing the game”
    Lester Thurow, Professor of Economics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology