Columbia Threadneedle Prize 2016

2009 Exhibition

"Serious, engaging, diverse, unexpected and gives more pleasure and provocation than any Turner show of the past decade." - Financial Times 2009

Exhibition: 2-19 September 2009
Mall Galleries, The Mall, London SW1

Eighty-seven works were selected for the 2009 Threadneedle Prize exhibition at the Mall Galleries, London.

Sheila Wallis, Self Portrait
Threadneedle Prize

Aishan Yu, Beck at the Table
FBA Emerging Artist Prize

The Selectors
Michael Leonard - Leading figurative artist

Cathy Lomax - Artist, writer and curator. Owner of Transition Gallery

Jock McFadyen - Leading figurative painter
Daphne Todd - Distinguished figurative artist

Nina Murdoch - Winner of 2008 Threadneedle Prize

Desmond Shawe-Taylor - Surveyor of the Queen's Pictures and former Director of Dulwich Picture Gallery

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The Winners

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Shortlisted Gallery

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Catalogue Essay

Why Art Prizes are Important by Nina Murdoch

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