Venues & Artists:
elysium gallery (shortlist)
Kathryn Allen Hurni | Steff Jamieson |Thom Bridge
Grand Theatre Arts Wing (Specially commended)
Dafydd Williams | Dan Shaw | Ange Ong (IMAGE) | Harry Gammer-Filtcroft | Ivan Pushkin | Mark Griffiths | Patricia Ziad | Sheree Naqvi | Stewart Hardie | Peter Spurgeon | Chloe Davies | Derek Man | Cynthia Greig
| Gareth Wyn Owen | Changgi Lee | Alice Andrews
elysium gallery (Book prize)
Chrystal Ding | Jessica Leonard | Huw Daviea | Erin Solomons | Hadi Navid | Isabella Sommati | Lauren Pitson | Stewart Hardie
Judeges: Dr. Hamish Gane, Ryan Moule & Rut Blees Luxenburg
The main winner picked from the shortlisted artists at elysium gallery will be announced on the opening night and will recieve £1000 and a solo exhibition in 2018 with elysium gallery. The Book prize winner will recieve £500 whilst the public can vote for there favourite in the Peoples Prize and at the end of the exhibition the most voted for artist will recieve £250.
Espy is a biennial international photography competition for professional, non-professional & student photographers. Espy encourages traditional approaches along with digital and experimental techniques.
ESPY Photography Award 2017 is sponsored by elysium gallery, Swansea College of Art & Shutter Hub.