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Celebrating Printmaking

May 14, 2017 at 7:10 pm

We were delighted this year when New Light was accepted for a stand at Printfest 2017 in Ulverston’s Cornonation Hall.

The chance to take part in this highly-regarded printmaking festival meant that we were able to introduce the work of some of the printmakers selected for our 2015/16 Prize Exhibition to a wider …

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The Big One for The Big Day

May 1, 2017 at 2:29 pm

 

On the day we open our Call for Entries for the 2017/18 New Light Prize Exhibition, we celebrate the work of Mandy Payne who was awarded the £10,000 Valeria Sykes Award at the Bowes Museum at our last exhibition in 2015.

How long have you been a practising artist?
I have …

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Over to You!

April 25, 2017 at 9:48 pm

At the last New Light Prize Exhibition, we decided to do something we’d never done before by launching a Visitors’ Choice Award at each of the three venues. We were intrigued to see whether people visiting the galleries would agree with the judges – or cast their vote for something else entirely.

The first was awarded …

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