The Hermione Hammond Drawing Award, Drawing Competition for students, established in 2012, in memory of the artist Hermione Hammond (1910-2005) to encourage the practice of representational drawing among art students.
Since 2017, it has been run in partnership with Mall Galleries, central London’s leading gallery celebrating contemporary visual arts through a lively and diverse programme of exhibitions and events.
To enter, you are invited to submit up to 6 images of new or recent drawings (completed after 1st January 2017). Entries may be hand-drawn from life or from an imagined image, but not from photographs. The subject can represent any form of human, animal or plant life, a still life, an interior, or any scene - witnessed or imagined.
Acceptable media are pencil / graphite, pastels, oil pastels, charcoal, conte, sanguine, pen, ink. Please note that printmaking is not accepted. Multiple colours are not permitted.
Works will be judged by Head Judge Peter Clossick NEAC, a member of the New English Art Club and Past President of The London Group, and the organisers of the Award.
There is no entry fee for this competition.
It's free to enter!
This competition is open to current students at recognised art institutions in the United Kingdom and the Republic of Ireland. Entrants must be aged 18 or over.
• First Prize: 2,000 GBP
• Runner-Up Prize: 250 GBP worth of art materials from Cass Art
Call for Applications Info
For all further informations about the Hermione Hammond Drawing Award 2018 visit the following official website here.