Ian Chamberlain Drawings and Prints

Shelter XXXIV – Selected for 2023 Trinity Buoy Wharf Drawing Prize

I am happy to say that Shelter XXXIV has been selected from among 3000 entries to make the final selection for this years Trinity Buoy Wharf Drawing Prize.


Shelter XXXIV, 2021
Hand Drawn with Pencil + Graphite
26 x 28.5 cm



Drawing based Works were selected by a distinguished panel of selectors: Laura Hoptman, Executive Director of The Drawing Center, New York; Dennis Scholl AM, Collector, Arts Patron and President & CEO of Oolite Arts, Miami; Barbara Walker MBE RA, British artist.

The opening exhibition will be held at Trinity Buoy Wharf in London from 28 September to 15 October 2023 which will then tour to venues in the UK until June 2024. There will be a fully illustrated exhibition publication.

The Trinity Buoy Wharf Drawing Prize 2023 exhibition will launch on 27 September at Trinity Buoy Wharf when the following Awards, with total value of £27,000, will be announced: First Prize of £8,000, Second Prize of £5,000, Student Award of £2,000 and the biennial Evelyn Williams Drawing Award of £10,000.