THE JOHN BYRNE AWARD

 Annual Shortlist 2021-22

 

Thank you so much to all of the courageous entrants to The John Byrne Award, this year! ⁠We received over 800 original artworks since last February, and are now facing the very difficult decision of choosing our annual winner.

The winners were chosen by our panel of expert judges; Alexia Holt; Ruth Wishart; Steve Stenning; Alex Renton and Jo McLean

Announcing the winner of The John Byrne Award 2021-22 annual grand prize of £7,500…

‘Is Urban Loneliness a Form of Civic Violence?’ By Victoria McNulty

 

We are delighted to announce Victoria McNulty’s ‘Is Urban Loneliness a Form of Civic Violence’ as the winner of the annual John Byrne Award prize!

The standard was extremely high and our Judges Alex Renton, Ruth Wishart, Alexia Holt, Stephen Stenning and Jo McLean would like to thank everyone who entered.

Announcing the quarterly winner of The John Byrne Award’s fourth quarter…

‘Where Do We Go When Language Fails?’ By Mohamed Tonsy

 

We are delighted to announce Mohamed Tonsy’s Where Do We Go When Language Fails? as the winner of this quarters John Byrne Award prize!

Plus, check out the full John Byrne Award shortlist, below!