11th ANNUAL 125-MILE
VISUAL ARTS EXHIBITION
January 13-February 25, 2017
Opening Reception January 13, 2017
Patterson-Appleton Arts Center
400 E. Hickory St., Denton, TX, 76201
Artists needing assistance with photographing their artwork for submission to the exhibition may be helped by the article Photographing Art for Submission, written by VAST member Tom Judd.
27th ANNUAL VAST MEMBERS EXHIBITION
VAST is holding its annual Members Exhibition from August 12th through September 3, 2016 in the Meadows Gallery of the Patterson-Appleton Arts Center, with the opening reception held on Friday August 12th from 5:30 to 7:30.
Robert Sparks "Living Room"
acrylic on masonite $750
Jo Williams Best of Show Award
Kimberly J. Schaefer "Luminous Nest"
oil on canvas $400
First Place PointBank Award
Yun Jung (Yuni) Lee "Psychosis NOS"
mixed media on canvas $325
Second Place Jeanne Heartsill Memorial Award
Krispen Spencer "Divine Intervention"
Third Place Carmen and Jervis Underwood Award
Barbara Evans, Attorney-at-Law Purchase Award
Shubhangi Mantri "Sky is the Limit"
Fourth Place Gail Cope Award
Lori Garner "Wednesday's Child"
colored pencil $150
Pride of Denton Corky Stuckenbruck Memorial Award (chosen by Mayor Chris Watts)
Kenna Boles Prior "While Sleeping"
hand pulled photogravure A/P $100
Honorable Mention 1 Mary Sigle Memorial Award
Ingrid Scobie "Dealing with Greens"
paper on plexiglas $100
Honorable Mention 2 Pauline Morris Memorial Award
Carrie Adamson-Riefler "Insomnia"
metal, hydrostone, and graphite 16" x 13.5" x 10.5" $100
Honorable Mention 3 Claude Cheek Memorial Award
David Adams "Hybrid Lily"
Honorable Mention 4 Department of Visual Arts Texas Woman's University Award
Carolyn Harper "Kiowa Iris"
Honorable Mention 5 SOHO Salon Award
Mindy Faubion "Red Pear"
oil, ink, monotype, and pastel $150
Gelli Arts® Award
Nicola Semenchuk Brady "Man"
Jack Richeson and Co. Inc. Gift Certificate Award
Deepa Koshaley "Lotus"
Jack Richeson and Co. Inc. Gift Certificate Award II
Ellen Frenkel "Discovering Wildflowers"
fiber (dyed silk and cotton quilt) $100
Jack Richeson and Co. Inc. Gift Certificate Award III
Paula McClurg "The Offering"
ceramics and found objects $100
Asel Art Supply Gift Certificate
People’s Choice Award - To Be Determined
Merging Visions 2016 People's Choice Awards
First Place Pairing: Rebecca Hines, If You Could Choose . . . Would You? Poem, with J. Carol Stoecker, Cooling Down, painting.
Tied for Second Place Pairing: Christine Irving, The Blue Monkeys of Thera, poem, with Carol Rowley, The Blue Monkeys of Thera, painting
Vicky Li, Bless the Hearts of the Parents, poem, with Mindy Faubion, The Blessing, painting.
Merging Visions 2016 Reception Photographs
Photos by Tom Judd