Golden Fleece Award Winners

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THE 2018 GOLDEN FLEECE AWARD

Applications for the 2018 Golden Fleece Award are now closed.

The winner will be announced in mid March 2018.


Golden Fleece Artist News

Miami

 

Sara Flynn with Loewe for Miami Art Week

Sara Flynn has been selected as one of just three artists whose work is featured in the Loewe Foundation's third annual Chance Encounters exhibition which celebrates Miami Art Basel 2017 by bringing together artists from various disciplines in order to explore unexpected conversations. 4th December 2017 - 4th February 2018.

   

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Conor Walton with Arcadia Contemporary in California

Conor Walton's work appears in a group exhibition at Arcadia Contemporary in California. Sponsored by digital magazine Poets/Artists, it showcases work by 30 international figurative artists. 2nd - 13th December 2017.

   

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Gerry Davis at South Tipperary Arts Centre

Gerry Davis's paintings feature in Art of the Heart, a group exhibition showcasing the work of Tipperary artists at South Tipperary Arts Centre. 1st December 2017 - 6th January 2018.

   

Burke

Una Burke in NDCG Hi! Fashion Exhibition

Leather bodywear designs by Una Burke are showcased in the Hi! Fashion exhibition of fashion from Japan and Ireland at the National Design & Craft Gallery in Kilkenny from 12th August - 12th November 2017; then touring at Farmleigh Gallery in Dublin from 1st December 2017 - 29th April 2018.

   

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David Eager Maher Solo at Oliver Sears Gallery

David Eager Maher's latest solo exhibition Locus is running at Oliver Sears Gallery from 30th November 2017 - 25th January 2018.

   

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Frances Ryan in Solomon Fine Art Winter Show

Frances Ryan's paintings feature in Solomon Fine Art's Winter Group Exhibition. 24th November 2017 - 27th January 2018.

   

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Ursula Burke with Pallas Projects

At Pallas Projects Studios, Ursula Burke's porcelain sculpture is among the work selected for Periodical Review #7, their annual review exhibition of Irish contemporary art and art practices. 24th November 2017 - 20th January 2018.

   

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Sean Lynch Solo at Ronchini Gallery

Sean Lynch's latest solo exhibition Devil in the Detail is running at Ronchini Gallery in London from 23rd November 2017 - 20th January 2018.

   

Bison

Bob Johnston at Leeds Craft Centre

Bob Johnston's willow animal heads are showcased at Leeds Craft Centre and Design Gallery's exhibition celebrating their 35th anniversary. 4th November 2017 - 6th January 2018.

   

 

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Coyle

Wann

Wilson

Golden Fleece Artists at RUA 136th Annual Exhibition

Among the works by Golden Fleece listed artists selected for show at the Royal Ulster Academy of Arts Annual Exhibition (6th October 2017 - 7th January 2018):

Ursula Burke, Balaclava Bust. Parian porcelain and lace.

 

 

Seliena Coyle, Alice's Adventures: Out of Time. Part of Wome's Stories series of wallpieces.

 

 

Michael Wann, Shadow Demesne. Charcoal and wash on canvas.

 

 

 

Keith Wilson, From Now On (5). Oil on board.

   

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Flynn

ODonovan

Golden Fleece Artists at Ceramics Ireland Exhibition

The unique creative telents of Isobel Egan, Sara Flynn and Nuala O'Donovan are on display at Ceramics Ireland's Touchstone exhibition celebrating the organisation's 40th anniversary.

The exhibition showcases the work of 36 selected makers of and from Ireland. Farmleigh Gallery, Phoenix Park, 18th June - 30th September 2017; National Craft Gallery, Kilkenny, 18th November 2017 - 21st January 2018.

 

 

 

   

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Egan

Nuala O'Donovan & Isobel Egan in Collins's Barracks

Nuala O'Donovan and Isobel Egan are among the six Irish ceramicists selected for inclusion in the Shadow of Sodeisha exhibition of Japanese and Irish art in clay at the National Museum of Ireland - Decorative Arts & History in Collins's Barracks in Dublin. 31st March 2017 - February 2018.

 

 

 

 

   

Esker

Sara Flynn Shortlisted for the Loewe Craft Prize

Sara Flynn was one of the 26 finalists out of some 4,000 artists worldwide who entered for the first annual Loewe Craft Prize. The winner, woodturner Ernst Gamperl, was announced on April 10th 2017. An exhibition of the finalists' works is currently touring in COAM Madrid (11th April - 9th May 2017), Chamber Gallery in New York (30th May - 6th June 2017), Paris (September 2017), Tokyo (November 2017), and Collect Contemporary Craft Fair at Saatchi Gallery in London (22nd - 25th February 2018).

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