The Sunday Times Watercolour Competition 2019

16 November 2019 to 2 January 2020. Free admission.

Condensation by Leo Davey
The Sunday Times Watercolour Competition is now in its 32nd year and continues to celebrate and reward excellence and originality in the medium of watercolour. It remains the largest and most prestigious showcase of contemporary watercolour painting in the UK.
 

We are delighted to be showing the exhibition once again at Guildford House Gallery.

The 2019 judging panel for the competition included Sophie Charalambous, artist; Simon Martin, Director, Pallant House Gallery; Barbara Nicholls, artist; Helen Waters, Director, Alan Cristea Gallery, and Louis Wise, critic and writer for The Sunday Times.

Pavement Primrose by Aidan Potts
We would like to say 'congratulations to all the winners of this year's competition'. 

The London Wall Partners Prize of £8,000 has been awarded to Leo Davey for his prize-winning watercolour, Condensation (pictured above).

Aidan Potts has received the £3,000 second prize for his painting, Pavement Primrose (pictured left). 
The third prize of £1,000 has been awarded to Mark Elsmore for Iron Mighty (pictured below left), and the Pegasus Young Artist Prize has been awarded to Katherine Jackson for Self Portrait at Night (pictured below right).

Iron Mighty by Mark Elsmore
Self portrait at night by Katherine Jackson

 

 

 

 

 

 

To see more of the paintings in the competition visit the Sunday Times Watercolour Competition website.