The Young Contemporaries are a collective originating from Chesterfield College students and West Studios Start Up Tenants. They come together to plan, curate and set up their own professional contemporary exhibition held at West Studios.

Young Contemporaries 2019

Name: Callum Evans

Course: Level 3 IT Game and Application

Medium of work for the exhibition: 2D Illustration

Name: Rachel Taylor

Course: Foundation Art and Design Diploma

Medium of work for the exhibition: Acrylic, mixed media 3D

Name: Arabella Walker

Course: Level 3 Art and Design

Medium of work for the exhibition: Wirework, 3D

Name: Melissa Stephenson

Course: Level 3 Art and Design

Medium of work for the exhibition: Acrylic, Pen and Pencil

Name: Amy Morris

Course: Level 3 Art and Design Extended

Medium of work for the exhibition: Watercolour, Coloured Pencil

Name: Lucy Haworth

Course: Level 3 Art and Design

Medium of work for the exhibition: Canvas, Watercolour and Prisma Colour Pencil

Name: Amy Bradley

Course: Level 3 Art and Design

Medium of work for the exhibition: Mixed Media

Name: Martha Bramwell

Course: Level 3 Art and Design

Medium of work for the exhibition: Mixed Media

Young Contemporaries 2018


Young Contemporaries 2017

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Edd Roberts, L3 Art & Design

INSTALLATION WORK PROVIDING THE PARTICIPANT A STIMULUS FREE UTOPIA

FUTURE PLANS: GOING ON TO FOUNDATION ART AT CHESTERFIELD COLLEGE

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Hannah Carter, L3 Art & Design

INSTALLATION WORK DEMONSTRATION ARTIST RELATIONSHIP WITH WORDS

FUTURE PLANS: GOING ON TO STUDY FOUNDATION ART AT CHESTERFIELD COLLEGE

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James Hewins, Foundation Art

MIXED MEDIA COLLECTION OF FILM, SCULPTURE AND PAINT

FUTURE PLANS: GOING ON TO SOUTHAMPTON UNI TO STUDY FINE ART

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Isobel Wallace, L3 yr 1 Art & Design

SCULPTURAL CHANDELIER MADE FROM UNDYED STRING AND CLEAR ACRYLIC

FUTURE PLANS: CONTINUING ON TO YEAR 2 OF ART AND DESIGN LEVEL3 AT CHESTERFIELD COLLEGE

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Jordanna Farrimond, Foundation Art & Design

2D LARGE SCALE PRINTS

FUTURE PLANS: TAKING ON HER OWN STUDIO TO PRACTICE AS A PROFESSIONAL ARTIST

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Sharon Maycock, Foundation Art

SERIES OF PRINTS REFLECTING ON DEPRESSION

FUTURE PLANS: GOING ON TO NOTTINGHAM TRENT UNI TO STUDY FINE ART

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Andy Chan, Foundation Art & Design

STREET PHOTOGRAPHY SERIES

FUTURE PLANS: GOING ONTO START HIS OWN BUSINESS IN DESIGN

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Shaun Hardwicke, Foundation Art

STREET PHOTOGRAPHY SERIES

FUTURE PLANS: GOING ON TO DERBY UNI

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Beth Cartwright

A SERIES OF PERSONIFIED CERAMIC ANIMALS WITH HANDMADE ACCESSORIES

FUTURE PLANS: SECURED A STUDIO TENANCY AT WEST STUDIOS TO MAKE MORE WORK FOR OTHER RETAILERS

Rosie Perrett

HOMEWARE SERIES INSPIRED BY THE SEA

FUTURE PLANS: SECURED A STUDIO TENANCY AT WEST STUDIOS TO CONTINUE PRACTICING HER SKILL AND SELL MORE WORK

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April Spence

SHOWCASE OF NEWLY LAUNCHED SUSTAINABLE WOMENSWEAR LABEL, BLUE OXEN

FUTURE PLANS: SECURED A STUDIO TENANCY AT WEST STUDIOS. NOW WORKING ON S/S18 COLLECTION