Thursday, June 9, 2011

James Drinkwater wins the Marten Bequest Travelling Scholarship for painting

James Drinkwater, ‘Talking with Poppy’, 2011, 1600 x 1500mm 
James Drinkwater is back on our news page for winning this prestigious scholarship award. Here's what the judges had to say about James:

"The judges unanimously chose James Drinkwater as the recipient of the 2011 Marten Bequest Travelling Scholarship for Painting. The judges believe that James Drinkwater is a young painter who shows great potential and commitment to the language of painting. The judges noted James’ consistent and thoughtful approach and the ongoing development of his work. Above all, the judging panel was impressed with his sensitive handling of the medium."