John Moores exhibition 8


Fact file

  • No purchase prizes.
  • The Univeristy of Liverpool purchases Euan Uglow's prizewinning painting for its art collection.
  • Number of exhibits: 80

Conditions of entry

Artists working in the UK; oil, emulsion or other accepted modern techniques, designed to hang on a wall and not project more than six inches. Each artist could submit one work, preferably new. Sculpture, kinetics, watercolours and graphic arts excluded.


  • Euan Uglow 1st prize £3,000
  • Adrian Henri 2nd prize £2,000
  • Noel Forster 3rd prize £1,000

5 prizes of £100:

  • Rita Donagh
  • Stephen Collingbourne
  • Terry Setch
  • Sean Scully
  • Anthony Eyton


Enter date here


Euan Uglow with 'Nude, 12 vertical positions from the eye'


  • John Moores (Chair)
  • Jasia Reichardt
  • Tom Phillips
  • Edward Lucie-Smith



Image reproduced by permission of University of Liverpool Art Gallery © JR Wood