Awards acclaim for photographer Alex

PUBLISHED: 15:00 12 November 2017

Alex Wolfe-Warman.

Alex Wolfe-Warman.

Sub

A Weston photographer has been included in a prestigious arts exhibition after seeing six of his pictures earning highly commended status.

Alex Wolfe-Warman submitted six of the striking black and white compositions featured in his book Weston-super-Mare: My Home Town for the Marshwood Arts Awards.

His work impressed the judges so much that it has been featured in the awards’ exhibition, which will be running at Bridport Art Centre until December.

Alex said: “I am very happy to have been awarded Highly Commended because it is more recognition for my book.

“Also because these awards are for a variety of art forms including painting and drawing, sculpture, photography and digital media and applied arts.

The standard and quality of the work is very high and the judges make high quality work themselves so its great to be part of it.”

More from Weston Mercury

A helpess dog was rescued by RNLI crews after it became cut off by the tide.

Read more

The sky above Weston Cricket Club will once again become a flurry off bright, colourful lights and loud bangs.

Read more

There are spooky goings-on at Cheddar Gorge & Caves this month as ghosts and ghouls descend on the village.

Read more

A former Strictly Come Dancing star will take to the dancefloor next month, and Mercury readers will win tickets to the action.

Read more
07:57

Restoration work on Locking’s church has begun following a mammoth fundraising initiative.

Read more
Yesterday, 18:02

The first round proper of the FA Cup awaits Weston-super-Mare after beating Bath City 1-0 in a pulsating tie this afternoon (Saturday).

Read more
Yesterday, 15:00

Don’t miss our weekly round-up of readers’ pictures and share yours with the Mercury at: www.iwitness24.co.uk

Read more
iwitness24
Yesterday, 14:53

Events were held in Weston to mark World Mental Health Day.

Read more
Yesterday, 13:00

Weston’s X Factor hopeful has said she ‘would not change a thing’ after failing to progress to the next round.

Read more
Yesterday, 12:00

Social media users are unhappy plans to expand The Mall shopping centre at Bristol’s Cribbs Causeway have been torn up, despite claims from political chiefs the decision is good for Weston-super-Mare’s businesses.

Read more

Most Read News

Read Online

Image
Read the Weston Worle and Somerset Mercury e-edition E-edition

Local Weather

Partly Cloudy

Partly Cloudy

max temp: 15°C

min temp: 8°C

Useful Links

Advertise in the paper
Submit a Story
Subscribe to the paper
Competitions
Send Your Letters
Order Photos
Family notices
iwitness24
Facebook
Twitter
Reader Travel

Family Notices 24

Newsletter Sign Up

Weston Mercury twice-weekly newsletter
Sign up to receive our regular email newsletter

Our Privacy Policy

Show Job Lists