2017 Lancashire Arts Festival Award Winners

Georgina Atkinson
Award Category: Fashion

Jemma Baldwin, Foundation (Architectural Studies) award winner

Jemma Baldwin
Award Category: Foundation

Lauren Bugg
Award Category: Performance

Charlie Bulmer
Award Category: Design

Ashley Collier
Award Category: Media

Suzi Darbyshire, Architecture award winner

Suzi Darbyshire
Award Category: Architecture

Samuel Jackson
Award Category: Media

Amelia Robertson
Award Category: Fashion

Tomos Rogers
Award Category: Performance

Heather Saunders
Award Category: Design

Jack Woodward
Award Category: Fine Art

 

 

The judges

Professor Lubaina Himid

Professor Lubaina Himid
MBE, Professor of Contemporary Art (Chair)

Maria Murray

Maria Murray
Head of the School of Art, Design and Fashion

John Holloway
Head of the School of Journalism, Media and Communication

Ed Matthews-Gentle

Ed Matthews-Gentle
Senior Project Officer at Creative Lancashire

Charles Hadcock

Charles Hadcock
FRBS DL, Sculptor, Businessman and Chairman of the Creative Lancashire Board

Creative Lancashire logoSponsored by Creative Lancashire, the prestigious awards ceremony celebrates the achievements of all the nominees in each category and 11 winners are announced and awarded on the evening. The ceremony takes place at UCLan’s Venue 53 and includes a drinks reception and an award presentation with Vice-Chancellor, Professor Mike Thomas and Chairman of the Creative Lancashire Board, Charles Hadcock.

All nominees of the 2017 awards had their work exhibited at the Harris Museum and Art Gallery in Preston and were invited to invigilate their work during an Official Opening event. Following the Official Opening, the exhibition is open to the public. The winners also featured on the Creative Lancashire website and e-newsletter. For enquiries: LancsArtsFest@uclan.ac.uk