Americas 2017: All Media Competition

Americas 2017: All Media
August 15 through September 28, 2017
Hartnett Hall Gallery, Northwest Art Center
Minot State University, Minot ND

Closing Reception:
Thursday, September 28
6:30 to 8:00 p.m.
7:00 p.m. Juror’s Comments and Awards
Best of Show and Purchase Awards to be announced at closing reception.

Juror: Greg Blair
Aberdeen, SD

Artists and Works Selected:
Best of Show
Wansoo Kim
Lincoln, NE
"Occupied Furniture"
Merit Award
and Purchase Award
David Dorsey
Pittsford, NY
"Chevron Bowl"
Oil on Linen
Merit Award
James Calvin
Columbia, MO
"Accretion II"
Wood, Resin, Found Objects
Merit Award
John Rhodes
Pembroke, NC
Lithography, Screenprint, Collage
Merit Award
Thomas Stephens
Greeley, CO
"Sequence IX"
Acrylic, Enamel, Wood
Merit Award
Robert Therien Jr.
Fremont, NE
"Jan’s Crotons - III"

Peter Baczek
Oakland, CA
"Transit Twilight"

Ruth B. Bercaw
Rocky River, OH
"Chip No. 4 - Surprise"
Oil on Canvas

Brad Blair
Parkton, MD
Earthenware Clay w/ Mixed Media

Briar Craig
Kelowna, BC, Canada
"Said the Joker to the Thief"
Ultraviolet Screenprint

Aileen Creegan
Reading, Berkshire, United Kingdom
"Minot/Ward I"
Inkjet Print

David Dorsey
Pittsford, NY
"Red Bartletts"
Oil on Linen

Carol Flueckiger
Lubbock, TX
"Eleanor Duse"

Nicole Gagner
Bismarck, ND
"Seed Savers"
Mixed Media (Watercolor, Seeds)

Susan Gilbert
Morris, MN

Marco Hernandez
Wichita, KS
"Volando Arriba del Caracol"

Paul Hitchen
Somerset, MA
"Along Came Puffin"

Mark Holter
Minot, ND
"Gaudy Inferno"
Acrylic on Canvas

Robert Hower
Arlington, TX
"Memory II"
Silkscreen (20 Layers)

Valerie Jacobs
San Francisco, CA
Etching, Aquatint, Chine Collé

Wansoo Kim
Lincoln, NE
"Standing Column"

Jenny Lam
Holtsville, NY
Mixed Media (Thread, Yarn, Textile)

Robert Lee Mejer
Quincy, IL
"Jason’s Delight"
Watercolor, Mixed Media

Danielle O’Malley
Bozeman, MT
Wood-Fired Porcelain & Stoneware

Gail Postal
New York, NY
Graphite, Oil

Rob Price
Menomonie, WI
"The Curious Sheep"
Charcoal, Pastel, Spirits Wash

Virginia Rougon-Chavis
University, MS
"This Is Mine II"
Mixed Media

Lara Vaienti
Bozeman, MT
"(Your)Threats of Terror"
Etching on Copper