The Reception and Awards Ceremony for the 57th Annual Irving Art Association Members Juried Art Show was held on Sunday, May 6. The show will be on exhibit May 1 to May 24, 2012 at the Jaycee Center, with a traveling Winners Exhibit June 2 to July 8 at the Irving Arts Center Focus Gallery. 26 artists and 59 pieces are included in the 2012 show.
Thanks to Exhibit Chair Beverly Fuqua for again doing a wonderful job! Awards were presented by IAA President Angie Vangalis and juror Dave Kramer. For complete information, see the 2012 IAA Members Juried Show Prospectus. For photos of the reception, see the IAA Photo Album on Photobucket. Look for the 2012 subalbum.
above: Best of Show “Innoncence” by Helen Bailey
Best of Show/Jack Richeson – Helen Bailey – Innocence- Colored Pencil/Pastel
Presidents/Gamblin Award – Ernie Benton – Radiant Beauty- Acrylic
Canson Award – Jane Strong – Koi – W/C
1st /Jack Richeson – Rosalinda Trevino Stone – Quercus Virginiana – Oil
2nd /Asel Art Supply – Marie D Williams – Commander – Oil
3rd - Jackie Limberg – Bastyr Woods – Oil
H/M – Violas & Pansies – Nancy Becker Medina – Oil
1st -Ron Stephens – Beale Street Blues Hall – W/C
2nd - Barbara Mason – Tribal Offerings – W/C
3rd – Sandhya Manne – Blue Buddha – Water Media
H/M / Asel Art Award – Bess Salomon – Snow Creek – W/C
1st/Jack Richeson – Beverly Fuqua – In the Thicket of Things – Colored Pencil
2nd - Linda Ferguson – For Art’s Sake – Pastel
3rd /Blick Art Award – Dot Blalock – Butterfly & Leaves – Scratchboard
H/M- Mary Ann Whittle – Me and My Dog – Pastel
1st - Jean Knauber – Seasons – Collage
2nd – Mary Ann Vela – Tranquility – Photography
3rd / Asel Art Award – Jose Hernandez – Populance Transformation – Collage
H/M – Sue Banfield – Barbed Wire – Photography
Gallery of Winning Artwork:
For photos of the reception, see the IAA Photo Album on Photobucket. Look for the 2012 subalbum.