American Plains Artists

Art of the Plains 2010 Juried Exhibit Award Winners

 

APA  congratulates all the award winners and participants in this years show.

Also a special thanks to Allan J. Duerr for lending his expertise and to the Great Plains Art Museum

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

The APA extends a special thanks to all of the contributors and sponsors of awards and materials

 that made this show such a success.

 

 

BEST OF SHOW

 

 

BARBARA-SUMMERS EDWARDS of Smithfield, UT

"FIRST SNOWFALL"

$2,000.00 Given by the American Plains Artists

 

 

FIRST PLACE

 CINDY LONG of Katy, TX

"DAISY'S 'GUS' HAT"

$750.00 Award Given by the APA

 

 

 

SECOND PLACE

ANN HOFFPAUIR of Orange, TX

"PREPARATION"

$500.00 Award Given by the APA

 

THIRD PLACE

V...VAUGHAN of Round Rock, TX

"LOOKING FORWARD"

$250.00 Award Given by the APA

 

 

CLYDE HERON AWARD

ALLISON CANTRELL of Batesville, AR

"BUSINESS PARTNERS"

$250.00 Award Given by the APA in honor of Clyde Heron 

for the artwork that best represents accurately an historical subject

 

                                     

 

BEST PLAINS WILDLIFE

MARY MICHAEL of Bridger, MT

"WHEN GRASS WAS FREE"

$200.00 Award Given by the APA

 

 

 

 

BEST PLAINS ARCHITECTURE

MARK RUSSELL of Glen Allen, Illinois

"BARN IN BRIGHT SUN"

$200.00 Award Given by the APA

 

PUBLISHER'S AWARD OF EXCELLENCE

KATHY TATE of Stevenville, TX

"HOW LONG'S IT BEEN"

"Artist's Focus" Advertisement in

WESTERN ART COLLECTOR magazine

$2,800.00 value

Publisher Vincent W. Miller

 

 

 

PUBLISHER'S AWARD OF EXCELLENCE

DON DANE of Olathe, KS

"SWEET SERENADE"

2/3 Page Advertisement in

SOUTHWEST ART magazine

$2,400.00 value

Publisher Jamie Markle

 

 

 

PUBLISHER'S AWARD OF EXCELLENCE

EILEEN NISTLER of Upton, WY

"SKIRT SWIRL"

1/2 Page Advertisement in

ART OF THE WEST  magazine

$1,185.00 value

Co-Publishers  Allan J. Duerr & Thomas F. Tierney

 

 

 

 

 

GOLDEN  SPUR AWARD 

(APA MEMBERS' CHOICE)

BARBARA-SUMMERS EDWARDS of Smithfield, UT

"FIRST SNOWFALL"

$100.00 Award Given by  A+ Insurance 

Judy Sprenger, Agent, Sidney, NE

 

 

ARROWHEAD AWARD

(HOSTING FACILITY'S CHOICE)

NATHAN SOLANO of Pueblo, CO

"LOOK"

$100.00 Award Given by Business Media, Inc.

Bruce Christensen, Owner, Lincoln, NE

 

 

PLAINSMAN AWARD

(PEOPLE'S CHOICE)

KATHY ANDERSON of Littleton, CO

"MORNING STAR"

$150.00 Gift Card Given by

Fine Print Imaging, Fort Collins, CO

 

 

 

EXHIBITION AWARD

DON WELLER of Oakley, UT

"RANDY AND RAY"

Given by

Bone Creek Museum of Agrarian Art,

M.L. Moseman, Curator,

David City, NE

 

EXHIBITION AWARD

ANNE PEYTON of Phoenix, AZ

"MORNING DEPARTURE"

Given by

Great Plains Art Museum,

Amber Mohr, Curator,

Lincoln, NE

 

 

GPAM PURCHASE AWARD

BARRON POSTMUS of West Hills, CA

"SUMMER STORM OVER THE HEARTLAND"

Given by

Great Plains Art Museum,

Amber Mohr, Curator,

Lincoln, NE

 

 

 

DIRECTOR'S AWARD

BOB COFFEE of Austin, TX

"40 MILLION YEARS TOO LATE"

One Year Subscription to

WESTERN ART & ARCHITECTURE magazine

Given by WESTERN ART & ARCHITECTURE magazine

Publisher Jared Swanson

 

 

BEST FRAMING AWARD

ROY LEE WARD of Hunt, TX

"HOW MUCH LONGER"

$150.00 Gift Certificate

Given by Larson-Juhl,

Mark Nichols, Dallas, TX

 

 

 

GOVERNOR'S AWARD

DON DERNOVICH of Culbertson, NE

"A RIVER RUNS THROUGH IT"

Autographed book  My Nebraska, written and Given by

Nebraska author Roger Welsch, One-year Gift Subscription to NEBRASKA LIFE magazine Given by NEBRASKA LIFE magazine and a One-year Gift Subscription to NEBRASKAland magazine Given by NEBRASKAland magazine

 

ARTIST'S RETREAT AWARD

GLEN EDWARDS of Smithfield, UT

"CAUGHT UP"

Given by Our Heritage Guest Ranch,

$600.00 Value

Owner Jean Norman, Crawford, NE

The Following Are

 

AWARDS OF EXCELLENCE

 

They are non-monetary awards

that were chosen by the Juror,

 

Allan J. Duerr

 

 

 

 

 

 

AWARD OF EXCELLENCE

LOU SANDERS ALBRIGHT

of Athens, TX

"TWO ENDANGERED SPECIES"

 

 

 

 

AWARD OF EXCELLENCE

MARY ROSS BUCHHOLZ

of Eldorado, TX

"FIRST CHILL"

 

 

 

 

AWARD OF EXCELLENCE

TED CLEMENS

of Sachse, TX

"DRIFTING AROMAS"

 

 

 

 

AWARD OF EXCELLENCE

BONNIE CONRAD

of Woodland Hills, UT

"PLAY DAY"

 

AWARD OF EXCELLENCE

 WILLIAM HAGERMAN

of Midland, TX

"MAPLE COLOR"

 

 

 

AWARD OF EXCELLENCE

M. S. HOLLIS

of Wimberley, TX

"A MAN IS LIKE A GUN"

 

AWARD OF EXCELLENCE

DENISE LARUE MAHLKE

of Georgetown, TX

"LAZY HAZY DAY"

 

AWARD OF EXCELLENCE

WILLIAM A. SCHNEIDER

of Village of Lakewood, Illinois

"AGLOW"

 

 

 

AWARD OF EXCELLENCE

DARIA SHACHMUT

of Carmel, CA

"BEAST"

 

 

 

 

 

AWARD OF EXCELLENCE

MARY WOOD

 of Trout Creek, MT

"TRADITIONS"

 

 

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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 (432) 362-8922