Bloomberg New Contemporaries 2018 returns to the SLG for the first time in nearly 20 years. As the leading UK organisation supporting emergent art practice from British arts education, Bloomberg New Contemporaries is open to all with participants selected by a panel comprising influential artists and art world figures. The rigorous selection process considers the work within a broad cultural context.
Bloomberg New Contemporaries 2018 selectors Benedict Drew, Katy Moran (New Contemporaries alumni 2006) and Keith Piper (New Contemporaries alumni 1986) have selected 57 artists from a process of open submission for the annual touring exhibition. This is the first year that Bloomberg New Contemporaries includes artists from non-degree awarding courses.
Presenting a curated cross-section of drawing, painting, sculpture, installation, performance and video, the works on show address issue ranging from migration, borders, cultural and gender identity through to the use of technology.
Selected artists for Bloomberg New Contemporaries 2018 are:
Agil Abdullayev, Kobby Adi, Ayo Akingbade, Annie-Marie Akussah, Chris Alton, Louis Bennett, Jack Burton, Christian Noelle Charles, Kara Chin, Faye Claridge, Jack Fawdry Tatham, Emma Fineman, Rhona Foster, Deme Georghiou, William Glass, Carrie Grainger, Madelynn Mae Green, Habib Hajallie, Camilla Hanney, Rebecca Harper, Sam Henty, Mimi Hope, Richard Ayodeji Ikhide, FC Izaac, Osian Jenaer, Patrick H. Jones, Jessica Jordan-Wrench, Marianne Keating, Gareth Kemp, Yushi Li, Shao-Jie Lin, Heidi Maribut, Alexi Marshall, Jocelyn McGregor, Holly McLean, Paula Morison, Yuko Obe, Kamile Ofoeme, Panicattack Duo, Jack Pell, Ralph Pritchard, Anna Reading, Maïa Régis, Bella Riza, Francisco Rodriguez, Janet Sainsbury, Mohammed Sami, Antonia Showering, Shy Bairns, Wal Slzr, Tom Smith, Alcaeus Spyrou, George Stamenov, Viviana Troya, Rosa Johan Uddoh, Tom Waring and Yanghwa.
|Duration||05 December 2018 - 24 February 2019|
|Times||Tue – Fri 11am-6pm, Sat and Sun 10am-6pm. Late opening: Wed and last Fri of the month until 9pm|
|Venue||South London Gallery|
|Address||65 Peckham Road, London, SE5 8UH|
|Contact||020 7703 6120 / firstname.lastname@example.org / www.southlondongallery.org|