Sarah Ledderman (Chelsea, 2008) has won the 2009 Caitlin Art Prize, taking home £3,000. Four of the other 5 finalists were University of the Arts London alumni.  Established in 2007, the Catlin Art Prize recognises the talent of recent graduates of UK art schools.

The other finalists were:

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Mikael Alacoque  (Wimbledon College of Art)
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William Bradley (Wimbledon College of Art)
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Tim Phillips (Royal College of Art)
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Jia Jia Wang (Central Saint Martins College of Art and Design)
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Freya Wright  (Wimbledon College of Art)

Nicholas Usherwood, on behalf of the judging panel, said:

“The judges greatly admired the sense of commitment and thoughtfulness displayed by all the young artists in the show. We selected Sarah Lederman, finally, for the quiet and intensely personal integrity of her paintings and the sense of the journey long undertaken that will continue to lead her in interesting directions.”  Read more