Thursday, November 26, 2009

Matt Stokes: "Northern Art Prize 2009" Leeds Art Gallery, UK

Northern Art Prize 2009

Pavel Bϋchler, Nick Crowe and Ian Rawlinson, Rachel Goodyear, and Matt Stokes

27 November 2009 - 21 February 2010
at Leeds Art Gallery, The Headrow, Leeds LS1 3AA
Open Mon-Tues Thurs-Sat 10am-5pm, Wed 12-5pm, Sun 1-5pm

The selectors for 2009 are Patricia Bickers (Editor, Art Monthly), Richard Deacon (Artist), Paul Hobson (Director, Contemporary Art Society), Peter Murray (Director, Yorkshire Sculpture Park) and Tanja Pirsig-Marshall (Curator of Exhibitions, Leeds Art Gallery).

The winning artist will be announced on 21 January 2010, scooping the £16,500 prize money whilst each of the runners up will receive £1500.

Matt Stokes
These Are the Days, 2009
Dual Channel video
16mm Film Transferred to Hard Drive
Courtesy of the artist and Workplace Gallery, UK and Ziehersmith, New York