Cordis Prize Shortlist Announced!
Visual Arts Scotland is delighted to announce that the following artists have been shortlisted for the inaugural VAS Cordis Trust Prize for Woven Tapestry:
Anne Jackson – The Great European Witch Hunt
Anne Naustdal – Arid Landscape
Carmen Groza – Poussieres d’etoiles
Jo McDonald – Tales of the Unexpected
Kirsten Saeterdal – The Melancholy of Departure
Patricia Taylor – Artemis
Rental Rozsivalova – Hell
Sara Brennan – Hill Forest
Unn Sonju – Blood Cannot Be Washed Out With Blood
Valerie Kirk – The Brian Schmidt Tapestry
The selected tapestries hail from as far afield as Norway, Belgium, and Australia, as well as a number of home grown talents, and they will all be brought together for VAS;T 2015, Visual Arts Scotland’s Annual Exhibition at the Royal Scottish Academy in Edinburgh from 7 – 28 February.
I am delighted to have my work included in the exhibition. It feels like a kind of home-coming.