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UAL alumni selected for prestigious Trinity Buoy Wharf Drawing Prize

‘Dog Walking’ by Lia Anna Hennig, 2021
  • Written byTash Payne
  • Published date24 August 2021
‘Dog Walking’ by Lia Anna Hennig, 2021

The Trinity Buoy Wharf Drawing Prize has selected artworks by 13 UAL alumni for its 2021 exhibition. The pieces – selected out of 3,300 entries – are by graduates of Camberwell, Chelsea and Wimbledon colleges, Central Saint Martins and London College of Communication.

Known as the UK’s most prestigious open exhibition for drawing, the Trinity Buoy Wharf Drawing Prize comprises 5 prizes worth £27,000. The winners will be announced on Wednesday 29 September at Trinity Buoy Wharf in London. All 101 drawings selected for this year’s exhibition will then be on display at Trinity Buoy Wharf, before touring venues across the UK.

Selected UAL alumni

Marcelo Albagli – London College of Communication

Frances Aviva Blane - Chelsea College of Arts

Su Bonfanti – Wimbledon College of Arts

Amy Collins – Central Saint Martins

Yvonne Crossley RWA – Wimbledon College of Arts

Jo Dumpleton – Camberwell College of Arts

David Gardner – Central Saint Martins

David Haines – Camberwell College of Arts

Lia Anna Hennig – Central Saint Martins

Hannah Kokoschka – Central Saint Martins

Julie Menelaou – Central Saint Martins

Freya Pocklington – Wimbledon College of Arts

Sam van Strien – Central Saint Martins

Led since its creation by Professor Anita Taylor (Dean of Duncan of Jordanstone College of Art & Design, University of Dundee), the Trinity Buoy Wharf Drawing Prize exhibition is known for its promotion and celebration of excellence in contemporary drawing practice. The annual exhibitions are selected and judged by a roster of passionate and distinguished drawing experts.


Explore courses on offer at Camberwell College of ArtsCentral Saint MartinsChelsea College of ArtsLondon College of Communication and Wimbledon College of Arts.