Jerwood Drawing Prize

Warren Baldwin, Study for Portrait V, 2008

Warren Baldwin, Study for Portrait V, 2008

*Warren Baldwin, Study for Portrait V, 2008

Jerwood Drawing Prize 2008

16 September - 25 October 2008

In 2008, 2,537 entries were submitted for the Jerwood Drawing Prize for consideration by a selection panel which comprised Tony Bevan, Artist; Emma Dexter, Director of Exhibitions at Timothy Taylor Gallery & Editor of Vitamin D (Phaidon); and John McDonald, Art Critic of the Sydney Morning Herald.

The shortlist of 63 drawings included work by 54 highly regarded, established artists as well as relative newcomers and students fresh from art school.

First Prize (£6,000): Warren Baldwin

Second Prize (£3,000): Lia Anna Hennig

Student Prize (£1,000): Tobias Teschner

Student Prize (£1,000): Aline von der Assen



7th November - 28th November 2008
Summerfield Gallery, Pittville Studios, University of Gloucestershire, Albert Road, Cheltenham, GL51 3JG

24th January – 8th March 2009
Winchester Discovery Centre, Jewry Street, Winchester, SO23 8RX

18th March – 25th April 2009
Bury St Edmunds Art Gallery, The Market Cross, Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk, IP33 1BT



A series of events accompanied the exhibition. Where available, click the links below to listen to audio from these events.

Monday 13th October 2008
A panel discussion was held with Jerwood Drawing Prize 2008 Prize winners,
Warren Baldwin (First Prize) and Lia Anna Hennig (Second Prize). The artists were joined by Professor Anita Taylor.

Thursday 23 October 2008
As part of the nationwide Campaign for Drawing during October, Jerwood Space ran a special afternoon of drawing activities where the public were given the chance to join artists from the Jerwood Drawing Prize 2008 including; Annabel Dover, Andrew Penketh and Ben Coode-Adams.

The catalogue for the Jerwood Drawing Prize 2008 is not currently available to view online.


To find out more about the artists visit our Artists Directory.

Lucy Austin
Gino Ballantyne
Maria Lynch
Richard Bateman
Brass Art
Darren Coffield
Ben Coode-Adams
Simon Crawford
Jane Dalton
Annabel Dover
Hilary Ellis
Nigel Frost
Neville Gabie
Jedediah Gainer
Josephine Gallagher
Slawec Gora
Mary Griffiths Anne Guest
Sue Heap
Lia Anna Hennig
Nicky Hoberman
Michael John Hodder
Chuya Ikeda
Thorsten Knaubv
Sharon Leahy-Clark
Simon Leahy-Clark
Wayne Lucas
Sean Maltby & Olly Rooks
James Martelli
Julie Masterton
Hannah Murgatroyd
Catharine Nicholson
Jay Oliver
Andrew Penketh
Freya Pocklington
Pippa Ridley
Lizzie Rose
Karen Russo
Bruce Sharp
Sarah Silverwood
Charlotte Steel
Joe Stokes
Alan Stones
Emma Talbot
Tobias Teschner
Dolly Thompsett
Aline von der Assen
Jonathan Waller
Kate Walters
R.A. Webb
David Webb
Jessica Wolfson

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