Samson also selected the winners of the Young Artists Competition.
1st prize: Lizzie Wheeler – The Peace of Wild Things
2nd prize – Richard Matthews – Untitled
3rd prize – Suqi Tang – Moth and shepherd
Samson presenting the winners to the audience
Lizzie Collins awarded Carrie Stanley the Guest Selector award of £100 for Virago
We hit a new record of 365 submissions from 214 artists (92 OAS members, 122 non-members). 212 artworks were selected for the exhibition, which runs until 5 September at the cloister gallery of St John the Evangelist on the Iffley Road.