American Plains Artists

Art of the Plains 2008Juried Exhibit Award Winners

 

APA would like to congratulate all the award winners and participants in this years show.

Also a special thanks to Richard Folger of Folger Galleries  for lending his expertise and to the Museum of the Southwest

for providing the exhibit space to showcase the talents of all these fine artists.

APA would also like to give a special thanks to all of the contributors and sponsors of awards and materials

 that made this show such a success.

 

 

BEST OF SHOW

William Hagerman

"Remnants From a Rain"

$2,000.00 Awarded by the American Plains Artists

 

 

FIRST PLACE

OLEG RADVIN

"BREAKFAST"

$750.00 Award given by the APA

 

SECOND PLACE

SHARON STANDRIDGE

"KINDRED SPIRITS"

$500.00 Award Given by the APA

 

THIRD PLACE

ROY LEE WARD

"EL ESTACADO"

$250.00 Award Given by the APA

 

CLYDE HERON AWARD

JAMES WHARTMAN

"GETTIN' UP GETTIN' DOWN"

$250.00 Award in honor of Clyde Heron given for the artwork that best

represents accurately an historical subject

 

 

 

KAREN BROWN MEMORIAL AWARD

DONALD CURRAN

"TEAMWORK"

$100.00 award given in memory of Karen Brown

 

 

GOLDEN  SPUR AWARD 

(APA MEMBERS' CHOICE)

SHARON STANDRIDGE

"KINDRED SPIRITS"

$100  Merchandise Gift Award  given by APA

 

 

 

ARROWHEAD AWARD

(HOSTING FACILITY'S CHOICE)

BILL SCHEIDT

"WHO GOES THERE"

Donated by the Country Printer,  Dix, Nebraska

Owners are Roger & DiAnna Brothers

 

 

 

PLAINSMAN AWARD

(PEOPLE'S CHOICE)

CRAIG LEVASSEUR

"LONESOME"

$150 Merchandise Gift Certificate

Donated by Fine Print Imaging from

Fort Collins, Colorado

Owners are Mark Lukes and Linda Helm

 

 

PUBLISHER'S AWARD

BECKY JOHNSON

"LITTLE BUCK - PRONGHORN"

1/3 Page Advertisement in ART OF THE WEST magazine

$1,185.00 value Given by ART OF THE WEST magazine

Co-Publisher Allan J. Duerr & Thomas F. Tierne

 

PUBLISHER'S AWARD

TANNER WELLS

"JUST ANOTHER DAY"

1/4 Page Advertisement in SOUTHWEST ART magazine

$1,332.00 value Given by SOUTHWEST ART magazine

Publisher Susan Freilicher

 

 

DIRECTOR'S AWARD

BEVERLY CHICOINE

"STILL STANDING"

(HOSTING FACILITY'S DIRECTOR)

One Year Subscription to

FINE ART CONNOISSEUR Magazine

Publisher B. Eric Rhoads

 GALLERY AWARD

LYN PHARISS

"ROAD TO WHERE?"

Inclusion in the Gallery Show

at Folger Gallery beginning Nov. 22

and ending Dec. 24, 2008

Presented by Richard Folger, Midland, Texas

ARTIST'S RETREAT AWARD

JIM CLEMENTS

"RANGE ROVER"

$367.00 value for a 2-night stay for up to two people

at the Maverick Flat Retreat, Redrock, New Mexico

Presented by Walt and JaNeil Anderson

 

 

 

TEXAN AWARD

ALICE LEESE

"REISER PASTURE"

One Year Subscription to TEXAS PARKS & WILDLIFE

magazine donated by  TEXAS PARKS & WILDLIFE

One Year Subscription to TEXAS HIGHWAYS

magazine donated by The Moose & Goose Gallery

Lodgepole, Nebraska   308-483-5700

 

 

BEST FRAMING AWARD

ANN LANE

"THE PRODUCERS"

$200.00 Merchandise Gift Certificate

Presented by Larson-Juhl, Dallas, Texas

Mark Nichols CPF, General Manager

SPECIAL AWARD OF EXCELLENCE

CINDY LONG

"EARLY MORNING RISER"

OneYear Subscription to

FINE ART CONNOISSEUR magazine

Publisher B. Eric Rhoads

 

 

SPECIAL AWARD OF EXCELLENCE

ARDITH STAROSTKA

"GARDEN SERENITY"

OneYear Subscription to

FINE ART CONNOISSEUR magazine

Publisher B. Eric Rhoads

 

The Following Are

 

AWARDS OF EXCELLENCE

 

They are non-monetary awards

that were chosen by the Juror,

RICHARD FOLGER

 

 

 

AWARD OF EXCELLENCE

BILL SCHEIDT

"PRAIRIE PONY"

 

 

AWARD OF EXCELLENCE

RORY COMBS

"LAST DANCE FOR IRON BREAST"

 

 

 

AWARD OF EXCELLENCE

JUDITH MOORE-KNAPP

"ENTANGLEMENT"

AWARD OF EXCELLENCE

JUDY McELROY

"WATCHFUL ONE"

 

 

AWARD OF EXCELLENCE

SHERRY BLANCHARD STUART

"DRUM POWER"

 

 

 

AWARD OF EXCELLENCE

CAROL BRIGHTMAN JOHNSON

"CRUMPLED HORN"

 

 

AWARD OF EXCELLENCE

PETER YESIS

"COWBOY DAVE"

 

AWARD OF EXCELLENCE

WILLIAM LARSON

"A MOMENT IN THE SUN"

 

 

 

 

 

AWARD OF EXCELLENCE

BARBARA JONES

"THE BERRY BUCKET"

 

 

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Thank you for visiting our exhibit!

If you would like to purchase one of these fine art works,

please contact the APA Treasurer: Marvin Stevenson

or the Museum of the Southwest Curator, Cristi Branum,   (432)-683-2882