BA (Hons) Fine Art student Josh Newsome has been shortlisted for the New Light Prize Exhibition 2017.
Josh is now in the running for awards including a £10,000 first prize, with winners set to be announced on 17 November.
Image: Josh Newsome BA (Hons) Fine Art
The competition is held every two years and promotes the work of artists with a connection to the North of England.
Image: Josh's work was painted directly from nature
Founded in 2010, New Light supports both well-known and emerging artists, with the previous competition entries viewed by 42,500 people across the venues, resulting in sales of more than £55,000.