Anna Reading wins the Mark Tanner Sculpture Award 2018–19

Anna Reading, Economy Class, 2016, mixed media installation. Courtesy the artist

Anna Reading has been announced as the winner of the 2018–2019 Mark Tanner Sculpture Award. She will receive £8,000 towards the production of new work over the coming year, and a solo exhibition at London’s non-profit Standpoint Gallery in 2019. Established in 2001 and named after British Sculptor Mark Tanner, the Award is given every year to a sculptor residing in the UK, whose work ‘demonstrates a commitment to process and materials’.

Based in London, Reading works across sculpture, animation and installation. She was recently an artist-in-residence at Academy for Visual Arts, Hong Kong as well as at Non-Space, Aarhus, Denmark. Reading was also selected as one of Bloomberg New Contemporaries 2018 artist.

18 May 2018