Contemporary Young Artist Award
Celebrating emergent and early career artists; the Contemporary Young Artist Award comprises work from 45 entrants, shortlisted from 1200 submissions. Pieces on display include paintings, prints, textiles and sculpture from young artists based across the UK.
Shortlisted artists have will their work displayed as part of a group show in the Newcastle gallery with a launch event on Friday 6 March, where the winner of the grand prize of £2000 and a solo show invitation will be unveiled.
Contributing artists and their featured works will also be revealed online on the gallery's website on Friday 6 March for those who cannot attend the show in person.
The exhibition runs until 23 May, during which the public can cast their own votes for a 'People's Choice' winner, who will receive a £500 cash prize.