The Red Mansion Art Prize 2017
The Winners of the Red Mansion Art Prize 2017 have been announced:
Rosa Johan Uddoh Slade School of Fine Art Hannah Oram Ruskin School of Fine Art Sonia Bernac Royal College of Art Laura Yuile Goldsmiths College Dejan Mrda Central Saint Martins Marie-Aimee Fattouche Chelsea College of Arts Eva Goldwyn Simpkins Royal Academy SchoolsThe 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.
This year’s panel of Judges was composed of:
Robin Klassnik Director of Matt’s Gallery, London Lisa Le Feuvre Head of Sculpture at Henry Moore Institute, Leeds Alison Wilding Artist Emma Rigdway Curator, Modern Art Oxford Nicolette Kwok Director of the Red Mansion Foundation.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.
- 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:
“If you’re not in China, you’re not playing the game”
Lester Thurow, Professor of Economics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology