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LSA Awards 2021 - winning works

About the exhibition

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Three invited independent judges selected the winning work for the LSA Awards 2021 for the LSA Annual Exhibition 2021 - Jeremy Webster, Deputy Director, Attenborough Arts Centre, Andy Price, Senior Lecturer in Fine Art, De Montfort University and Dayle Flude, former owner of the Cank Street, Gallery and Gallerist.

Four prizes awarded in the exhibition are sponsored Rosemary & Co, The Artist Magazine, Zest-It Fine Art Materials, and On the Edge Framing.


Amy Bonsor, Monochrome Boundaries

Amy Bonsor, Monochrome Boundaries, pen on stitched paper, 34 x 34 cm

The LSA George Pickard Prize

08 | Amy Bonsor | Monochrome Boundaries |  Pen on stitched paper

sponsored by LSA

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£250

Winning work selected by the 3 independent judges

"‘The judges were impressed by the intricacy and finesse brought to this ostensibly simple form by the craft process, and the delicate balance wrought between its presence as a drawing and an object.’  

- Andy Price on behalf of the 3 independent judges


David Clarke, September

David Clarke, September, watercolour, 50 x 28 cm

The LSA Guy Dixon Prize

14 | David Clarke | September | watercolour

sponsored by LSA

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£150

Winning work selected by the 3 independent judges

"‘A sense of quiet landscape, suffused with light, generated from the lucid, abstract arrangement of colour. There is nothing hidden in this work: its magic is worked in plain sight with satisfying economy of means."

- Andy Price on behalf of the 3 independent judges


Emma Fitzpatrick, Land 4

Emma Fitzpatrick, Land 4, monoprint, 35 x 32 cm

The Henton Ellis Prize

27 |  Emma Fitzpatrick | Land 4 | monoprint

sponsored by LSA

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£100

Winning work selected by the 3 independent judges

"A tiny but impactful landscape. Drawn directly onto the plate a spontaneous muted monochromic response without the distraction of colour."

- Dayle Flude on behalf of the three independent judges


Linda Sharman, Rainy Day, Leicester Market

Linda Sharman, Rainy Day, Leicester Market, acrylic on board, 23 x 39 cm

The LSA President's Prize

61 | Linda Sharman | Rainy Day, Leicester Market |  acrylic

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£100

Winning work selected by Lars Tharp, President of Leicester Society of Artists, Ceramics Historian, Broadcaster and Independent Art Consultant.

"Indistinct oily forms -initially a moody damp landscape; gradually, emerging through rain (the water now running down your neck), you find yourself sheltering behind the backs of others huddled under a market awning…and the mood returns."

- Lars Tharp


Vivienne Cawson, From the Garden 2

Vivienne Cawson, From the Garden 2, watercolour & gouache, 39.5 x 45 cm

The Rosemary & Co Brushes Prize

12 |  Vivienne Cawson | From the Garden 2 |  watercolour & gouache

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£100 Rosemary & Co voucher

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Winning work selected by Symi Jackson of Rosemary & Co

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Jemisha Maadhavji, Bindiful

Jemish Maadhavji, Bindiful, oil and crystals on linen, 50 x 50 cm

The Zest-It Oil Painting Prize

50 |  Jemisha Maadhavji | Bindiful |  oil and crystals on linen

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£100 Zest-It Fine Art Products

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Winning work selected by the 3 independent judges

"‘The judges were impressed by this sensitive and delicate, well observed intimate portrait."

- Jeremy Webster on behalf of the 3 independent judges


Jacqui Gallon, Woodland Abstraction II

Jacqui Gallon, Woodland Abstraction II, charcoal and pastel, 40 x 43 cm

The On The Edge Framing Prize

33 |  Jacqui Gallon | Woodland Abstract II |  charcoal and pastel

sponsored by

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£100 On The Edge Framing voucher

https://www.ontheedge.co.uk/

Winning work selected by the 3 independent judges

"‘A sense of season and sincerity in the environment."

- Jeremy Webster on behalf of the 3 independent judges


Margaret Chapman, Spring has Sprung!

Margaret Chapman, The Spring has Sprung, mixed media, 50 x 50 cm

The Artist Magazine Prize

13 | Margaret Chapman  | Spring has Sprung! |  mixed media

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1 Year's subscription to The Artist magazine

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Winning work selected by Dr Sally Bulgin, Editor, The Artist Magazine

"I love the energy and apparent spontaneity of the image, contained within a lovely rhythmical design full of delightfully pleasing shapes and brushmarks. It’s an uplifting piece to which my eye was drawn as soon as I saw it."

- Dr Sally Bulgin, Editor, The Artist Magazine


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