Iain Andrews was born in 1974 and currently lives and works in Manchester. He studied Fine Art at Aberystwyth School of Art, Wales and Art Psychotherapy at Sheffield. Recent Solo shows include York College Gallery, Castlefield Gallery, Manchester and Man and Eve, London, and he has also shown in group shows both nationally and internationally. Iain’s work has been shortlisted for the Jerwood Drawing Prize and in the same year he won both the Marmite Painting Prize and the National Art Open regional award (2011). He also won first prize in Open up north (2014) and has been nominated for the Northern Art Prize.
2016 – Runner up – Greater Manchester Chamber of Commerce Arts Prize
2016 – 1st prize – Anthology Arts Prize, van der plas gallery, New York