Americas 2016: All Media Competition

August 22 through September 30, 2016
Hartnett Hall Gallery, Northwest Art Center
Minot State University, Minot, ND

Juror: Kim Fink
Grand Forks, ND

Artists and Works Selected:
Best of Show
Aaron Olson-Reiners
St. Paul, MN
"Second Guessing #4"
Acrylic on Panel
Merit Award
John Cline
Torrington, WY
Merit Award
Matt Drissell
Sioux Center, IA
"Industrial Road (State Highway B) - Lime"
Original Bomb Pops, Country Time Lemonade, Resin, on Panel
Merit Award
Kathryn Maxwell
Tempe, AZ "Infinite Blue" Digital Pigment Print and Screenprint
Merit Award
Robert Therien, Jr.
Fremont, NE
"Goldfish, Como Park Conservatory, St. Paul"
Oil on Linen
Merit Award
Derek Wilkinson
Emporia, KS
Pastel, Charcoal

Christine Alfery
Lac du Flambeau, WI
"Don't Fence Me In"
Acrylic and Watercolor

Matthew Boonstra
Charleston, IL
"Father Studies VI"
Wood, Bronze, Copper

Richard Buswell
Helena, MT
Gelatin Silver Print

Tao Chen
Glastonbury, CT
"Chaos 3"

Taimur Anin TR Cleary
Marquette, MI
"Gust Front (Negation)"
Oil on Board

Laura Fantini
Brooklyn, NY
"Hope (6)"
Colored Pencil

Michael Fleischhacher
Silver Spring, MD
"Amy 1"

Nicole Gagner
Bismarck, ND
"Carrots Are Key"
Oil on Canvas

Brian Glaze
Beaufort, SC
"Ice Storm (Smokies, TN)"
Aluminum Digital Print

Randy Hall
San Angelo, TX
"Wall With Paper"
Digital Photography

Sharon Harper
Springfield, MO
Mixed Media

Marco Hernandez
Manhattan, KS
"El Jeugo Peligroso"
Etching and Watercolor

Gary Lindgren
Somerset, NJ
"Water 2"
Thermal Drawing

Treelee MacAnn
Myrtle Beach, SC
"Bad Seed"

Maureen Healy Mossman
Cedar Rapids, IA
"The Gift"
Oil Pastel, Acrylic on Canvas

Jennifer Nelson
Grand Forks, ND
Ink on Paper

Philip Noyed
St Louis Park, MN
"Solarium Prism"
C-Type Lambda Print Mounted on Acrylic

Danielle O'Malley
Ashland, NH
"Creatures of the Deep"
Woodfired White Stoneware

Brian Paulsen
Grand Forks, ND
"Chet Remembers When He was a Boy"
Colored Pencil

Gail Postal
New York, NY
Graphite, Oil

Sheri Rieth
Coldwater, MS
Styrofoam Reduction Cut

Joel Soiseth
Havre, MT
"Ashley Edgy"
Oil on Board

Thomas Stephens
Greeley, CO
"Sequence #20 (The Flat Earth)"
Acrylic, Enamel, Resin on Wood

Rhonda Thomas-Urdang
Flagstaff, AZ
"Omaha, Those Going Against the Wind"
Acrylic on Canvas

Lara Vaienti
Bozeman, MT
"When Fear Comes to Town Mutation Happens"
Drawing, Printmaking, Collage
"La Sedia"
Intaglio, Dry Point, Aquatint

Dallas Walters
Sweetser, IN
"TimeFragment 2"
Mixed - Kinetic

Trudy Waterman
Naper, NE
"Gok Series: The Shed II"
Digital Photography

Linda Whitney
Valley City, ND
"Dancer of the New Grass Moon"