California artist Jennifer McChristian is one of this year’s honorable mention award recipients
New Mexico artist Timothy David Mayhew is one of this year’s honorable mention award recipients
California artist Cuong Nguyen is our 3rd place winner
Meet the 13 winning artists in our Artistic Excellence competition.
At home in nature
California artist Elizabeth Barlow is one of this year’s honorable mention award recipients
Communing with nature
Big, bold & beautiful
TEXAS ART EDUCATION: At 15, I began studying oil painting under Dalhart Windberg. I’ve since studied art and architecture in Italy and received a bachelor’s degree in environmental design from Texas A&M University. STYLE: Traditional. SECOND-CHOICE CAREER: If I couldn’t be an artist, I think architect would be the next best...
SOUTH CAROLINA ART EDUCATION: Bachelor of fine arts from the Savannah College of Art and Design in Georgia and a Hudson River Fellowship. STYLE: Contemporary realism. INSPIRATION FOR YOUR WINNING PAINTING: An old Texaco store that I would pass driving to my fiancée’s parents’ house in South Carolina. Every time I...