Express & Echo Local Art Show 2015
25 April to 10 May 2015
The winner of the Express & Echo Local Art Show 2015 is Topsham Art Group (TAG).
The annual Express & Echo Local Art Show 2015 gives art groups and societies from Exeter and the surrounding area the chance to display their members work in an exhibition at RAMM. Shortlisted entries are featured in the Express & Echo and readers invited to vote on their favourite.
Rosie Denham, Exeter’s Lead Councillor for Economy and Culture, explains: “This competition allows us to give recognition to the work of local art groups, help broaden appreciation of the wealth of local talent and give one group the opportunity to display their best work in perfect surroundings. Exeter City Council is delighted to be working with the Express & Echo to help recognise, reward and foster creativity in the city.”
The previous winners are Sense (2014), Hive Art Group (2013) and Fairstream Arts (2012).
Devon Art Society
Exeter Art Society
Farringdon Society of Arts
Green to Grey
Topsham Art Group
United Through Art
Details of the groups and samples of their work were published in the Express & Echo on Thursday 5 March. The article can also be seen online along with a full gallery of pictures. Voting coupons were published in the newspaper.
Voting ended at noon on Tuesday 31 March.
The winner was be announced by the Express & Echo on Thursday 2 April.