Derek, a member of the L'Arche London Community has been announced a winner of The Lurner Prize.

The Lurner Prize is an independent art prize for self taught artists set up by Arizona Smith and Sam Mead
The first prize is £500 and the artist's work featured in an exhibition/event, with two runner up prizes of art vouchers and the chance to show the artist's work in the exhibition. Find out more about the prize on their Instagram page (see here)

Join Derek and find out his winning prize on Friday evening, 28th Feb, 7pm-10pm, at 12-16, Blenheim Grove, London, SE15 4QL.

The exhibition is open to all and will be up over the rest of that weekend. Join us in celebrating Derek's success!

UPDATE: Derek's work won 3rd prize in the Lurner Prize. Many thanks to everyone who came to the exhibition.

COLOURING SHEET: Derek has created a colouring sheet for people to create their own versions of his work. You can download it here.