In the Gallery
July 5 – 27, 2013
The award winners were announced at the reception.
There are 61 pieces of artwork in this exhibit, both 2D and 3D, by members of the largest art organization in the county.
First Place winner is Waiting for the Bus an acrylic piece shown here with artist Marty Walker.
2nd Place: Doors at Cobblestone Farm (Watercolor) by Yoshiko Mishina
3rd Place: Glossy Ibis Song (Airbrushed Acrylic) by Carol Hanna
Shades of Mackinaw Island (Watercolor) by Baiba Jensen
Passages: Christening Gown (Used Dryer Sheets, Threads, Found Object) by Paula Doe
Dairy Farmer (Graphite, Acrylic, Paper Collage) by Judith Bemis
Twisted Foundations (Embellished Fabric) by Carol Fleischer
See Art Images Below:
About the Juror
Our juror for the AAWA Summer 2013 show is Nancy Flanagan. Ms. Flanagan is a landscape artist who spent a significant part of her professional life painting and teaching in New England. She grew up in St. Louis, studied at The Studio School in NYC, The Maryland Institute in Baltimore, and Yale School of Art. She then taught and painted in Massachusetts.
Ms. Flanagan received a Ford Foundation Grant, A Fulbright Fellowship and a Pollock-Krasner Fellowship.
She relocated to Ypsilanti in Fall 2011, and introduced herself by painting on site around downtown Ypsilanti. As of late, Ms. Flanagan has been teaching at Henry Ford Community College, Washtenaw Community College and the Chelsea Center for the Arts.