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RBS Bursary Awards 2015 Group Exhibition

17 March 2016 - 20 May 2016
Wednesday – Friday 12.30 – 5.30pm (or by appointment)

108 Old Brompton Road, SW7 3RA

Kyveli Anastasiadi • Rosana Antoli • Tsuyoshi Anzai • Ting Tong Chang • Alex Duncan • Sebastian Kite • Nu Li • Helen Pailing • Tim Sandys • Liz West

This vibrant exhibition will showcase the work of the 10 winners of the RBS Bursary Awards 2015 who represent the best and brightest emerging contemporary sculptors.  

Each year the RBS Bursary Awards are given to ten early career artists working in three dimensions judged to be of outstanding talent. Integral to the society’s aim to promote the diverse language of contemporary sculpture, the Bursary Awards provide a platform to emerging sculptors to realise their full potential in the professional sphere. Open to Sculptors of any age and nationality, with or without formal training, working in any style or media the awards are designed to provide vital support during what for many is a difficult transition to successful professional practice.

For more information on the RBS Bursary Awards please see our Awards page!

RBS Bursary Awards 2015 Group Exhibition

Kyveli Anastasiadi graduated with a MArch Architecture, RIBA Part 2, Bartlett, University College London in 2014. Co-founder of the Viral Institute of Performance Architecture her work has been shown across the UK and was featured in the Palazzo Mora at the 2014 Venice Biennale. 

Roana Antoli graduated with an MA Performance from the Royal College of Art of London in 2015. She has participated extensively in solo and group shows internationally and has a forthcoming solo show at the Fundació Joan Miró in Barcelona. She was selected for the 2015 Olivier von Schultess Grant Residency in Switzerland, and GASWORKS' International Fellowship.

Tsuyoshi Anzai graduated with Master of Film and New Media, Tokyo University of the Arts, Japan in 2011. He has exhibited internationally in galleries across Japan, Korea, India, and the United States and most recently at Biyong Point in Japan. Winner of the 2014 Chimera Art Award he was the 2015-16 recipient of the ‘Core Programme’ residency at the Museum of Fine Arts in Houston USA.

Ting Tong Chang graduated with an MFA in Fine Art from Goldsmiths University in London. Selected for the 2015 Bemis Center Future of Food residency in Nebraska USA, he has exhibited and received a number of awards internationally including being shortlisted for the 2015 Griffin Gallery Open in London. He has forthcoming shows in Hong Kong and Taipei and is represented by Christine Park Gallery in London.

Ting Tong Chang is kindly supported by the Taipei Department of Cultural Affairs and the National Culture and Arts Foundation: 

                  

Alex Duncan graduated with an MA from the school of Fine Art and Sculpture at the Royal College of Art in 2015 and has since exhibited widely across the UK. Most recently he held solo shows at the Gazelli Art House in London and the Glynn Vivian Gallery in Swansea. He was the 2015 recipient of the Wakelin Award and has been featured in several publications. 

Sebastian Kite graduated as an architect from Glasgow School of Art and Westminster School of Architecture in 2010. Kite also has a background in music and has exhibited across London, Germany, the Netherlands, and Italy. He recently had a solo exhibition at the AC Institute in New York and was selected for the 2015 Milvus Artistic Research Center residency in Sweden in 2015. 

Nu Li graduated with an MA in Sculpture from the Royal College of Art in 2015. He has exhibited in group exhibitions across the UK and China and recently held a solo show in Paris. 

Helen Pailing graduated with an MA Design Maker from Camberwell College of Art in 2012 and is currently undertaking a PhD at the University of Sunderland. Awarded the 2013-14 VARC artists residency she has exhibited in China, Australia, and across the UK. 

Tim Sandys graduated with a Master of Fine Art from Glasgow School of Art in 2015. He has been the recipient of multiple awards including the Gilbert Bayes Memorial Trust Award for Sculpture in 2015 and the Alastair Smart Memorial Prize in 2015. He has exhibited across Scotland and the USA and most recently at the 2015 Edinburgh International Festival. 

Liz West graduated with a BA in Fine Art Sculpture and Environmental Art from the Glasgow School of Art in 2007. Having exhibited widely across the UK since, she has received several public commissions, most recently at Spinningfields, Manchester and at the National Media Museum in Bradford. Shortlisted for the 2016 Aesthetica Art Prize she has a forthcoming group exhibition at Palacio de Bellas Artes, Mexico City.