Entries by Anna Winder

Academy Peer Prize 2018 Winner Announced

Congratulations to third year degree student Kate Crumpler who has won the Academy’s Autumn Peer Prize 2018. Kate won the £100 prize for her entry ‘Come to Me for Rest’, which her fellow students voted for as a powerful image conveying strong emotion. The Autumn Peer Prize is the first Prize awarded during the academic […]

Fine Art Graduates Win Prizes at Liberty Art Awards

We couldn’t be more proud! Earlier this month at the inaugural Liberty Specialty Markets Liberty Arts Award we had three Art Academy 2018 graduates who were recipients. Huge congratulations to Helen Stone who won the £5,000 Experts Choice prize and Sam King who won the £2,000 Public vote prize! Thank you so much to the […]

Print Studio Summer Show 2018 Prize Awarded

Congratulations to Laura Knowles who won the St Cuthbert’s Mill Prize selected by R.K. Burt for her etching Well hello said the Crow to the Escargot (pictured). She won 25 sheets of Somerset paper. Congratulations also to Bev Sage who won the Intaglio Printmakers prize for her monotype Make Marks for a Nervous World #3. […]

And the Liberty Art Award goes to…

Congratulations to Sam King, Caroline Wong and Helen Stone, who are the three recipients of the Liberty Art Award 2018. Liberty Specialty Markets  is one of the world’s leading specialist insurers. Liberty has a strong commitment to corporate social responsibility and is keen to recognise and support new talent in the visual arts through the […]

Drawing Prize 2018 Winner Announced

Artist and former Head of Drawing at the Art Academy, Brendan Kelly, paid us a visit today to judge the Art Academy Drawing Prize. The prize is open to any student studying on one of our academic programmes and the winner receives £100. Join us in congratulating winner Natalie Kalmus Eliasz for her charcoal, chalk and […]

Graduate Show 2018

Our Graduate Show 2018 included works by students who have studied on our three-year Fine Art programme, two-year Sculpture or Contemporary Portrait programmes, our one-year Fine Art Foundation and our two-year part-time Certificate. This year our Graduate Show took place across two different sites with two separate Private Views. Our graduating students are proof of our […]


Well done to our Fine Art Foundation course students who have once again received offers from prestigious art schools all over the country: Slade School of Fine Art Goldsmiths University of London  Chelsea College of Arts Central Saint Martins London College of Fashion Edinburgh College of Art Arts University Bournemouth UCA Canterbury Some of our students will […]

Academy Alumna Wins A&I Artist of the Year Award

Congratulations to AAL alumna Lucy du Sautoy, who won Artist & Illustrator’s Artist of the Year with her painting ‘Until the Lights Come On VII’. Lucy’s AOTY prize includes £1,000 cash, a selection of brushes from Rosemary & Co. and her own solo exhibition next year at the London art gallery Panter & Hall.