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Shortlist Exhibition | The John Ruskin Prize 2019: Agent of Change


  • The Holden Gallery Manchester Metropolitan University, Grosvenor Building, Cavendish St, Manchester M15 6BR United Kingdom (map)

Free | All welcome

Opening hours: Wed - Sat 12:00 - 18:00, late opening Thursdays until 19:00

View the selected artworks shortlisted from entries for The John Ruskin Prize 2019 in response to the theme: Agent of Change. Some works will also be available for sale, contact rachel@thebigdraw.org for sales enquiries.

Featuring work by The John Ruskin Prize Finalists 2019:

Balal Aquil /  Omid Asadi / Lucy Burscough / Tracey Bush / Duncan Cameron / Faye Claridge / Judy Clarkson / Wayne Clough / Connor Coulston / Sarah Craske / Smout Allen Design Research /  Sarah Duncan /  Lisa Earley / Kate Genever /  Nigel Goldsmith /  Evagelia Hagikalfa /  Martin Hearne /  Michelle Heron /  Harriet Mena Hill / Marguerite Horner / Benedict Hughes / Juliette Losq / Pinkie Maclure / Farwa Moledina / Julie Moss / Fronc Ng / Kazuki Nishinaga /  Shanti Panchal / Lucy Pass / Lee John Phillips / Hilary Powell / Mike S Redmond & Faye Coral Johnson / Gabrielle Roberts-Dalton / Conor Rogers / Katrin Spranger / Emilia Symis / Kathy Taylor / Danny Treacy / Chao Wang / Pip Woolf / Colin Yates

Selected by:

Hew Locke, Artist; Barbara Walker MBE, Artist; Jessie Brennan, Artist; Dr Rachel Dickinson, Director of Education, Guild of St George and Principal Lecturer Department of Interdisciplinary Studies, Manchester Metropolitan University; Dr Jonathan Foyle, Architectural Historian, Broadcaster & Artist, Professor; Tim Brennan, Artist & Head of Art, Manchester Metropolitan University and Kate Mason, Director, The Big Draw.