New Ashgate Gallery : Rising Stars 2014

  •  The Gallery outside

    The Gallery outside

  •  Virginia Graham

    Virginia Graham

  •  Ingrid Saag

    Ingrid Saag

  •  Katharina Klug

    Katharina Klug

  •  Julie Massie

    Julie Massie

  •  Alex McCarthy

    Alex McCarthy

Over 30 up and coming artists including ceramicists. Private view: Fri 7 Mar, 6-8pm

This curated, selling exhibition will tour from the New Ashgate to the Milton Keynes Arts Centre and the Smiths Row, Bury St Edmunds. Rising Stars includes
a publication and a programme of workshops and a symposium. Rising Stars 2014 is supported by Arts Council England and Billmeir Charitable Trust. We work in partnership with a-n, the Artists Information Company and the University for the Creative Arts.

Elodie Alexandre
Elizabeth Ashdown 
Juliette Bigley
Rachel Britch
Jessica Coleman
Polly Collins
Brittany Delany
Eva Farkasova
Joanna Fronczak 
Jessica Frost
Kerstin Haigh
Ruth Harrison
Anna Collette Hunt
Mirka Janeckova
Anum Khan
Lisa Larcombe
Beatrice Larkins
Anne Laycock
Beth Lewis-Williams
Agnieszka Maksymiuk 
Elise Menghini
Kelly Munro
Izzy Parker
Anastasija Pjatinicka 
Hajnalka Rezes
Charlotte Stockley
Julia Webster
Simon Wilks
Penny Wheeler
Hannah Whittle
Cristiana Zani
Sevak Zargarian.

The winner will receive a cash prize, 1,000, an exhibition and support from a-n The Artists Information Company. Open submissions were invited from undergraduates, postgraduates and recent graduates who completed their study in last 24 months. The judges were Maureen Bampton, Director, Bluecoat Display Centre; Lucy Day, the Day + Gluckman curatorial partnership and a professional development advisor at a-n The Artists Information Company; and Rebecca Skeels, a designer-maker and Subject Leader for the Post Graduate School of Crafts and Design, University for the Creative Arts.

Rising Stars 2014 is produced by New Ashgate Gallery in partnership with Milton Keynes Arts Centre and Smiths Row, a-n The Artists Information Company and University for the Creative Arts. It is supported by Arts Council England and Billmeir Charitable Trust. 

Makers at this event include (Members in Bold)
  • Brittany Delany
  • Anna Collette Hunt