The Jarman Award 2016

The Jarman Award

The Film London Jarman Award 2016 was won by Heather Phillipson.

Each year one artist is selected from a shortlist of up to ten artists to receive a £10,000 cash prize. The Award was additionally supported through an on-going series of broadcast commissions for Chanel 4's Random Acts strand.

Heather Phillipson wins the Jarman Award 2016


Jarman Award 2016 shortlisted artists

Jarman Award 2016 Jury

  • Iwona Blazwick OBE, Director, Whitechapel Gallery
  • Andrea Lissoni, Senior Curator, International Art (Film), Tate Modern and Film London Board Member
  • Pegah Farahmand, Editor, Random Acts, Channel 4
  • Adam Chodzko, Artist
  • Emma Morris, Executive Director, Towner Art Gallery, Eastbourne
  • Joanna Hogg, Filmmaker


Video: Jarman Award 2016 trailer