We are thrilled to announce that Helen Benigson is the winner of the Mother Art Prize 2020 with the video piece ‘Jude’. 

Winner’s Award: £500 Cash Prize kindly supported by Diversity Art Forum + 2-week solo exhibition at The Showroom in summer 2021

Jude addresses the transformation of an Orthodox Jewish Rebbetzin (Rabbi’s wife) in a British Synagogue to a single, non-binary person coming to terms with their parenthood, religious identity, sexuality and gender, using the Internet as a way of forging new possibilities for their existence and self-expression.

The online award goes to Violet Costello

Online Award: Online Exhibition with Richard Saltoun [Sept 2020] + 2 mentoring sessions with Sylvie Gormezano, Director at Picture this productions and Chair of the Association of Women Art Dealers (AWAD)

The International Award goes to Eileen Reynolds

International Award: Up to 4 weeks residency in London + £500 worth of art materials sponsored by Colart

We are pleased to introduce you to the other group show finalists: 

The Group show will take place at Elephant West, Elephant Magazine’s pioneering project space in west London [6-29 of November 2020 subject to COVID-19 alterations]; The finalists artists and awards winners will be featured in the Procreate Project online shop and in the Elephant Magazine. 

Our special thanks go the judging panel for their hard work and dedication during these unprecedented times. 

  • Niamh Coghlan, Richard Saltoun Gallery Director 

  • Pauline Desouza, Director of the Diversity Art Forum

  • Elvira Dyangani Ose, Director of The Showroom and Lecturer in Visual Cultures at Goldsmiths University

  • Eva Langret, Artistic Director Frieze London

  • Claire Mander, Chair of Steering Committee of UK Friends of the National Museum of Women in the Arts and Director of theCoLAB

  • Frances Morris, Director of Tate Modern

For any enquiry please contact us us at artprize@procreateproject.com