TheGallery, AUB hosts An Audience with the Jerwood Painting Fellows 2016, featuring Francesca Blomfield, Archie Franks and Dale Lewis in conversation with Dr Christian Edwardes.

The Jerwood Painting Fellowships 2016 exhibits brand new works by three outstanding early career painters chosen from over 400 applicants to be the 2016 Jerwood Painting Fellows. The work is on display at TheGallery, AUB until 25th August 2016.

Curated by notable artist and academic Dr Christian Edwardes, this exhibition displays artworks by Francesca Blomfield, Archie Franks and Dale Lewis, forming the culmination of their year-long mentorship by eminent UK painters Phoebe Urwin, Jane Harris and Dan Coomb.

Associate Professor Sean Aita, Director of External Affairs at AUB said: “We are delighted to be hosting the Jerwood Painting Fellowships 2016 exhibition. The fellowship offers crucial support to gifted artists at a key moment in their artistic career. The time and insight which the mentors offer is invaluable in developing the next generation of exciting British painters.”

Read more about the Jerwood Painting Fellows 2016.