John Moores Painting Prize 2012

15 September 2012 - 6 January 2013

Free entry

John Moores Painting Prize 2012

The John Moores Painting Prize has become one of the most
familiar events in the British art world and is a major part of the Liverpool Biennial|.

The bold, the beautiful and the audacious of contemporary painting were brought together once more for the John Moores Painting Prize exhibition 2012. As the UK's biggest painting prize, the exhibition presented exciting and cutting edge paintings.

2012 brought the second John Moores Painting Prize China and the winning paintings were displayed at the Walker.

First prize winner

The winner of the John Moores Painting Prize 2012 was Sarah Pickstone, with her painting 'Stevie Smith and the Willow'. |

All exhibiting artists

The full catalogue, including essays from the jury, is available from our online shop.|

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