10am to 5pm

8 January 2019 to 19 January 2019

Admission Free

Mall Galleries is delighted to present the seventh edition of FBA Futures, the annual exhibition showcasing the best in new contemporary figurative painting, drawing, sculpture and printmaking by the latest outstanding art graduates.

FBA Futures is the UK’s biggest annual survey of emerging contemporary figurative art, mapping new practices and ideas of representation and draughtsmanship. In 2019, forty-one artists and over eighty works will be presented in the largest exhibition of FBA Futures since it began in 2012.

The works on show explore a variety of subjects and the intersections between them, including the built environment; nature and the rural; the politics of migration, displacement and diaspora; globalisation, commercialisation, identity and alienation.  

During FBA Futures, several awards will be made including the Be Smart About Art Award, the Hottinger Prize for Excellence, and the Great Art Visitors’ Choice Award.

FBA Futures is sponsored by Minerva

 

Prizes by:

 

Selected Works

Click on an image to enquire about purchasing a work from this exhibition

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Like Opium

Gabriela Giroletti
Oil on cotton, 220 x 180 cm, £2,900
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No asking these two

Keziah Greenwood
Oil on canvas, 120 x 220 cm, £2,000
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Images Have Legs

Lucy Gregory
Kinetic sculpture (steel, paint, fixings, digital photographic prints on aluminium dibond), 220 x 200 x 330 cm, POA
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Curtain and Lemons

India Johnson
Oil on canvas, 56 x 71 cm, SOLD
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Plant and Oranges

India Johnson
Oil on canvas, 55 x 55 cm, £800
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The Orange Jug

India Johnson
Oil on canvas, 55 x 55 cm, £800
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Pohutakawa (edition of 7, 7 available)

Clarissa Lim
Water jet cut and laser engraved found marble, 18.5 x 15 cm, £350
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Rafflesia (edition of 7, 7 available)

Clarissa Lim
Water jet cut and laser engraved found marble, 20 x 17 cm, £350
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Fade

Andrew Loggie
Oil on panel, 25 x 50 cm, SOLD
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GUCCYOTIC

Jemisha Maadhavji
Oil on canvas, 125 x 80 cm, £3,700
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Only Me

Jemisha Maadhavji
Oil on MDF backboard, 100 x 50 cm, £1,950
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The Shakers

Amy McMillan
Ceramic figures in terracotta, grogged white clay and porcelain, glazed and fired, 25 x 10 cm, SOLD
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Descending White Space

Yasmin Moore-Milne
Oil on canvas, 125 x 169 cm, £1,800
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Sugar sweet chase

Joseph Nichol
Oil on linen, 200 x 170 cm, £4,000
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Amy's Bedroom

Tomi Olopade
Oil on canvas, 130 x 87 cm, £4,500
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Austin's Barbers II

Tomi Olopade
Oil on canvas, 121 x 83 cm, £4,000
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Gotta Catch Em' All

David Paton
Oil on board, 90 x 122 cm, £1,400
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The Big Plan

David Paton
Oil on canvas, 194 x 136 cm, £1,800
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Minerva in Thought

Oliver Pearce
Oil on canvas, 160 x 150 cm, £1,800
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Nap Time (7 to 17 month-old) #10

Qian Qian
Watercolour on paper, 29.7 x 42 cm, £250
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Nap Time (7 to 17 month-old) #11

Qian Qian
Watercolour on paper, 29.7 x 42 cm, £250
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Nap Time (7 to 17 month-old) #12

Qian Qian
Watercolour on paper, 29.7 x 42 cm, £250
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Nap Time (7 to 17 month-old) #21

Qian Qian
Watercolour on paper, 29.7 x 42 cm, £250
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Nap Time (7 to 17 month-old) #8

Qian Qian
Watercolour on paper, 29.7 x 42 cm, £250
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Nap Time (7 to 17 month-old) #9

Qian Qian
Watercolour on paper, 29.7 x 42 cm, £250

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