SWAc 2020 Awards

The Academy Award
Tracey Miles
(£500)

The Academy Young Artist Award
(£150)

The Brownston Gallery Award
Sam Boughton - Midnight on the Water
(£250) plus opportunity to be presented in the Gallery

The Marine House at Beer People’s Choice Award
(£250 plus opportunity to be presented in the Gallery)
(to be decided)

The Sou’ Sou’-West Contemporary Arts Gallery Award
Sarah Godsill - Self-isolation 
(opportunity to be presented in the Gallery)

The Tonic Gallery
Maria Rose - Copper Kettle and Apples
(opportunity to be presented in the Gallery)

The Sculpture School Award
Deborah Harrison - The Hand of Fannie Storr 
(A Taste of Sculpture Day with Andrew Sinclair MRSS)

Guest Judges Choices
 (to appear as a Feature vlog on The Academy website) 

Guest Judge Rosa Sepple PRI Choice
David Norman – Lockdown Studio and Lockdown Studio 2 

Guest Judge Anthony Frost Choice
Yana Trevail - Confined

Guest Judge Joseph Hillier
Deborah Harrison - The Hand of Fannie Storr 
Eilean Eland – Lockdown Lady 2

LOVED by Exeter Living magazine
Mellony Taper - Life, Twice Removed | All in this Together
(to appear as a Feature article in the Exeter Living)

Pegasus Arts Award for Best Drawing
Samantha Fox - Missed
(£75 materials) 

Pegasus Arts Award for Best Mixed Media
Ruth Wallace - Isolation III
(£75 materials) 
 

The Academy would like to express their appreciation and thanks to the Guest Judges and to all of the Award Sponsors.

Although the South West Academy is a Charity it will be making a donation from the exhibition entry fees to the Artists’ General Benevolent Institution (AGBI) to support artists in particular need during this exceptional year.