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Lamya Deeb
2013 Best of Show
Walden Sunset


Teri Gortmaker
2012 Best of Show

Teresa Vito
2011 Best of Show
"Crested Butte Poppies"

Francis Gottleib
2010 Best of Show
"Morning on the Bay"

Lorenzo Chavez, Master Signature Member
"Desert Sky"
14 x 18 Pastel
Doug Dawson, Master Signature Member
"Spring Study"
11x14 pastel
William Scott Jennings, Master Signature Member
"Eucalyptus at Sunset" 11x14 oil
Jeff Legg, Master Signature Member
"Thin Air" 9x12 oil
Joe Anna Arnett, Master Signature Member
"Lezzano On Lake Como" 9x12 oil
Quang Ho, Master Signature Member
“Bear Creek” 10x20 oil
Kim English, Master Signature Member
"Colorado Fence Line" 12x16 oil
Don Sahli, Master Signature Member
"Summer of Green, Accent of Red" 24x30 oil
Karen Vance, Master Signature Member
“Winter Grays” 12x16 oil
Albert Handell, Master Signature Member
“Interior Falls” 18x24 oil


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18th Annual National Juried Exhibition

August 9th through 30th, 2014

Show Catalog

Abend Gallery
2260 E. Colfax Avenue
Denver, CO

Bonnie McGee "Convergence"  Best of Show 2014
Bonnie McGee "Convergence"
Best of Show 2014

Winter Grays by Karen Vance





Judge of Awards: Karen Vance, PAAC Master

The awards:

  • Best of Show: Bonnie McGee "Convergence"
  • 1st Place Signature: Damien Gonzales "Bobcat Trail"
  • 1st Place Associate: Lamya Deeb "Little Snowy Ditch"
  • 2nd Place: Jeanne Mackenzie "Serpentine Shadows"
  • 3rd Place: Katie Dowling "The Ceiling"
  • Allen Award: Peggy Immel "Ridgeline"
  • Master Signature Award: William Scott Jennings "Early Spring Rapids"
  • Artists Choice: Jane Hunt "Boulder Furrows"

Awards of Merit:

  • Dennis Rhoades "Sunkist Rocks"
  • Valeriel Meyers "California Sun House"
  • Lorie Batson "Creekside"
  • David Grossmann "Three Trunks and Snow in Shadow"
  • Carol Jenkins "Utica Street"
  • Debra Joy Groesser "Magic Hour"
  • Cliff Austin "Buddy Rich on Drums"
  • Lindsay Ternes "Resurrection"

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