Americas 2009: All Media Competition

Northwest Art Center Hartnett Hall Gallery
Minot State University, Minot, ND
August 18 - September 26, 2009

Public Reception and Awards:
Wednesday, September 2, 2009
6:30 - 8:00 p.m.

Juror: Terry Jelsing, Rugby, ND

Artists and Works Selected:
Best of Show
James Parlin
Edinboro, PA
"The Man Who Hasn’t Seen
His Genitals in Years"
Polychromed Aluminum
Merit Award
Tamie Beldue
Asheville, NC
Graphite and Watercolor
Merit Award
Victoria Goro-Rapoport
Kearney, NE
"Urban Crucifixion II"
Merit Award
Brian Hutchinson
Hays, KS
"Fit for Service"
Lithograph and Intaglio
Merit Award
Thu Nguyen
Cabot, AR
"Enfamil At Ha Long Bay, Vietnam"
Oil on Panel
Merit Award
Christine Zachary
Portland, OR
Oil On Board
Purchase Award
Karla Hackenmiller
Athens, OH
"Liminal Interplay #1"
Purchase Award
Marcus Howell
Springfield, MO
"The System Collapses Without Cruelty"

Bruce Allen
Shreveport, LA
"Original Sin"
Cast Iron

Benita Brewer
Villa Park, IL
"Samhain’s Ruler"

Kyle Chaput
Corpus Christi, TX
"Oso Bay Site 45"

Kate Cusick
Janesville, WI
"Near Parker High"

Al Denyer
Salt Lake City, UT
"Flow V"

David Dorsey
Pittsford, NY
"Apples with Tea Infuser"
Oil on Canvas

Kim Frohsin
San Francisco, CA
"Stale Bread #2"
Acrylic, Ink, Pencil

Brett Grill
Columbia, MO
Hydrocal Casein

Dave Hammaker
East Freedom, PA
"The Misty Li"

Dora Natella
Granger, IN

Brian Paulsen
Grand Forks, ND
"Landfill No. 2"
Colored Pencil

Casey Sharpe
Parksley, VA
"Yellow Poison Dart Frog Brooch"
Enamel on Copper

Gabe Sheen
San Francisco, CA
"Jesus Completes His Mission on the Cross"
Archival Pigment on Watercolor Paper

Mary Shindell
Phoenix, AZ
"Satellite 1: Wildflowers, Sand"
Graphite, Ink, Colored Pencil

Forrest Solis
Phoenix, AZ

Paul Stafford
Littleton, CO
"Wa’s Out There?"

Daniel Venne
Mount Rainier, MD

Art Werger
Athens, OH