10am to 5pm

9 January 2018 to 20 January 2018
Main Gallery and Threadneedle Space

Admission Free

Showcasing the outstanding art graduates of 2017, selected from across the country by members of the Federation of British Artists (FBA).  The exhibition will be an exciting mix of degree show and newly made painting, sculpture and original prints, all exploring contemporary figuration and ideas of representation and draughtsmanship. FBA Futures maps new practices from British Art Schools, inviting audiences to discover emerging talent and experience exciting new work.

Prizes include the Hottinger Purchase Prize for Excellence, and the FBA Futures Be Smart About Art Award (sponsored by Be Smart About Art, the value of £500 of the BSAA professional development programme, tailored to the winning artist’s specific needs). An FBA Futures networking evening for exhibitors is sponsored by Artistic Spaces.

Browse the exhibition on  Artsy - FBA Futures


Prizes and exhibitor support sponsored by:

Exhibition sponsored by Minerva


Exhibitors 2018

Renata Adela (Heatherley School of Fine Art)

Raphael Barratt (Camberwell College of Arts)

Izaak Brandt (Camberwell College of Arts)

Molly Bythell (Newcastle University)

Gemma Capocci (Bath Spa University)

Terry Channell (Plymouth College of Art )

Diane Chappalley (Slade School of Fine Art)

Gabriel Choto (Camberwell College of Arts)

Michael Clarence (Gray’s School of Art)

James Cooper (University of Suffolk)

Olivia Crane (London Atelier of Representational Art / LARA)

Benjamin Glover (Loughborough University)

Alice Grenier Nebout (Central Saint Martins)

Rebecca Harper (Turps Art School)

Ollie Hayward (Falmouth University)

Willa Hilditch (Chelsea College of Arts)

Beth Horner (Wimbledon College of Arts)

Rihanah Hussain (Bath Spa University)

Naoya Inose (Chelsea College of Arts)

Anna Jung Seo (Turps Art School)

Michael Kashora (Slade School of Fine Art)

Grace Lee (Goldsmiths, University of London)

Kris Lock (Open School East)

Rose McMurray (Leeds College of Art)

Leah Meredith (University of Wales Trinity Saint David)

Liz Middleton (City and Guilds of London Art School)

Aiden Milligan (Gray's School of Art)

Hannah Mooney (Glasgow School of Art) 

Roisin O'Donnell (Leeds College of Art)

David Rae (Gray's School of Art)

Maia Regis (Chelsea College of Arts)

Phoebe Ridgway (Leeds College of Art)

Sian Rycroft (Leeds College of Art)

Jennifer Sendall (University of Suffolk)

Gail Seres-Woolfson (The Art Academy)

Isobel Smith (Falmouth University)

Romily Alice Walden (Leeds College of Art)

Frances Willoughby (Arts University Bournemouth)

Fleur Yearsley (Slade School of Fine Art)


Selected Works

Now, we tempt it in

Phoebe Ridgway
Oil on board, 21 x 19 cm, £650

Salting

Phoebe Ridgway
Oil on board, 22 x 18 cm, £700

What comes down?

Phoebe Ridgway
Oil on board, 22 x 18 cm, £650
Sian Rycroft Viewpoint 2

Viewpoint 2

Sian Rycroft
Concrete and steel, 190 x 28 x 24 cm, £2,500

The Atheist

Jennifer Sendall
Oil and Dutch metal on panel, 120 x 120 cm, £1,350

Urban Concourse

Gail Seres-Woolfson
Acrylic and mixed media on board, 244 x 244 x 10 cm, £5000

Bookshelf

Isobel Smith
Embroidery, 23 cm (diameter), SOLD

Honey Chair

Isobel Smith
Acrylic, 100 x 100 cm, £1,650

Peacock Tiles 2

Isobel Smith
Embroidery, 20 cm (diameter), SOLD

Tartan Bath 2

Isobel Smith
Embroidery, 20 cm (diameter), SOLD

UTOPIAS (IRL//URL) Untitled #1 (edition of 10)

Romily Alice Walden
Phosphor coated glass tubing, argon gas, mercury, blockout paint, acrylic housing, arduino control system, concrete, 100 x 110 x 25 cm, £5,500

UTOPIAS (IRL//URL) Untitled #3 (edition of 10)

Romily Alice Walden
Phosphor coated glass tubing, argon gas, mercury, blockout paint, acrylic housing, arduino control system, concrete, 130 x 102 x 25 cm, £5,500

Play Along

Frances Willoughby
Mixed media, Various, £2,500

Empty Chair

Fleur Yearsley
Oil on canvas, 220 x 170 cm, £4,000

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