Bluecoat Display Centre: Carter Preston Prize Exhibition – continues until Saturday 20th August 2016

This new exhibition prize is held in memory of the potter Julia Carter Preston.

We are delighted to announce that ceramic artist Lanty Ball has won the prize of £1000. The judges were all impressed with the excellence of his making techniques.

Other shortlisted artists for the Prize are Yasmin Lennon-ChongJane KingSusan NemethMalene Hartmann Rasmussen, and Jo Taylor. The artists, all in the first five years of their careers since training, have been selected by an independent panel.

There will also be a People’s Vote during the exhibition which will award a spotlight exhibition prize during our 2017 programme for the most popular. The result of the People’s Vote will be announced during the final week of the exhibition, join us for the announcement of the result on 20th August at 3.30pm