From 11th March work by Uduehi Imienwanrin will be on display in a new touring exhibition ‘The Football Art Prize‘.
To coincide with the 2022 FIFA World Cup, Touchstones Rochdale has created The Football Art Prize to celebrate arguably the world’s most popular sport.
The judging panel selected 69 artworks by 50 artists, with three artists being awarded cash prizes, including a top prize of £5,000. Additionally, visitors to the exhibition can vote for an ‘Audience Choice’ award winner.
The judging panel includes:
Sacha Craddock – writer, critic & broadcaster
Jo Cunningham – curator
Mark Doyle – curator
David James – footballer, coach & pundit
Kirstie Hamilton – curator
Mark Wallinger – artist
Gordon Taylor OBE – former footballer and former chief executive of the Professional Footballers’ Association