Graduate Showcase 2020

Each year, the Jane Phillips Award showcases a curated selection of graduate work from Wales and beyond. It has taken many forms – and this year is no different. 

It’s a challenging time for graduates and we take our hats off to you – be proud of what you have achieved and let us celebrate your talent!

We invite applications from 2020 graduates – from jewellery, ceramics, textiles, print, mixed media, glass; any craft related disciplines. Successful applicants will have the opportunity to show an example of their work within Mission Gallery’s curated retail space. Work will also feature in a showreel at Mission Gallery, a downloadable brochure, online on both the Jane Phillips Award website and Mission Gallery’s website and social media. 

Application Deadline: 5pm, Friday 14 August 2020

Showcase dates: 30 September – 31 October 2020



Additional Information:

There is no fee to apply and up to 6 graduates will be selected. Each successful applicant will be asked to create a short video piece to introduce themselves, their work and making processes (no more than 5 minutes).

£50 will also be awarded to each successful candidate to help with related costs.

Please send a short statement about you and your work (no more than 250 words), up to 8 high-res jpegs (with an item list including title, description, materials and measurements) and an up-to-date CV to Please include your contact details, university name and course.

All applicants will be notified whether successful by Friday 28 August 2020.

Successful candidates’ work will need to arrive at Mission Gallery from 15 – 18 September 2020.



To view the previous showcases brochures, please click on the links below:

2014 Graduate Showcase

2015 Graduate Showcase

2016 Graduate Showcase

2017 Graduate Showcase

2018 Graduate Showcase