FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: March 2, 2014
US Bank Celebration of the Arts Winners Include Several ArtWorks, Inc. Members
(Exhibit will be on display through April 5, 2014)
Bowling Green, KY – March 2, 2014 – The opening reception for the US Bank Celebration of the Arts Exhibit was this past Friday at the Kentucky Museum located on the campus of Western Kentucky University. As always, the opening drew a large crowd and created quite a buzz for many artists whose works are on display.
This exhibit is an annual juried event that draws artists within a 50 mile radius of Bowling Green. Works remain on display through April 5, 2014 and can be seen during the normal operating hours of the museum. Hours are 9-4 Monday through Saturday and 1-4 Sundays. For more information, visit the Kentucky Museum online.
There were many entries from ArtWorks, Inc. members with several of those receiving awards. The following is a list of members who were award winners:
Professional Ceramics – First Place Award
Suzanne Renfrow “Teapot with 2 Teabowls”
Professional Mixed Media – Third Place Award
Lynn Robertson “Google Map: Grand Canyon and Beyond”
Amateur Mixed Media – Third Place Award
Pamm Douglas “Sunlight Siren”
Professional Painting – Second Place Award
C. David Jones “Catfish”
Professional Painting – Third Place Award
Jay Dougherty “Jennie Snaps a Selfie”
Professional Photography – First Place Award
Theresa A. Smith “Tears of Red”
Professional Sculpture – Third Place Award
Paul Buhrmester “Colored Pear Illuminated”
Professional Watercolor – First Place Award
Steve Clay “Amish Clothesline #3”
Professional Watercolor – Second Place Award
Misha Ambrosia “War, Compassion, Crystal and Silver”
Be sure to stop by and see the exhibit and catch a glimpse of these winning entries, as well as many other pieces from ArtWorks members and other area artists. It’s certainly a great show to see!
ArtWorks, Inc. is a 501(c)3, non-profit organization of artists, patrons & supporters dedicated to creating a sustainable art community in Bowling Green KY. Members include artists, patrons and supporters dedicated to creating a sustainable art community in the area by increasing visibility, vitality and economic growth for the visual arts.
Art Works, Inc.
PO Box 66, Bowling Green, KY 42102