American Plains Artists

Art of the Plains 2016 Juried Exhibit Award Winners

 

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

Also a special thanks to Garland A. Weeks for lending his expertise and to the Fort Concho National Historic Landmark

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

 

 

Maryann B. Bartman of Merriville, IN

"Chief Bald Eagle"

$2,000.00 Given by the American Plains Artists

 

 

 

 

FIRST PLACE

Eileen Nistler of Upton, WY

"Thistle"

$1,000.00 Award Given by the American Plains Artists

 

 

 

SECOND PLACE

Stephen G. Jones of Woodward, OK

"The Healer"

$750.00 Award Given by the American Plains Artists

 

 

THIRD PLACE

Helen Howerton of Tulsa, OK

"Prairie Visitor"

$500.00 Award Given by the American Plains Artists

 

 

CLYDE HERON AWARD

Maryann B. Bartman of  Merriville, IN

"Chief Bald Eagle"

$250.00 Award Given by the American Plains Artists in honor of Clyde Heron 

is awarded to the most accurately rendered artwork of an historical subject

 

 

BEST PLAINS LIFE

Linda Kay Mayfield of Lamesa, TX

"Reflection"

$200.00 Award Given by the American Plains Artists

 

 

 

BEST PLAINS LODGING

Barron Postmus of West Hills CA

"After the Ore Ran Out"

$200.00 Award Given by the American Plains Artists

 

 

 

GOLDEN  SPUR AWARD 

(APA MEMBERS' CHOICE)

J.C. Fontecchio of Moscow, ID

"Sun Worshipper"

$250.00 Award Given by the American Plains Artists

 

ARROWHEAD AWARD

(HOSTING FACILITY'S BOARD MEMBERS' CHOICE)

H.R. Kaiser of Norman, OK

"Aketcheta' Warrior"

$250.00 Award Given by the American Plains Artists

 

PLAINSMAN AWARD

(PEOPLE'S CHOICE)

Barron Postmus of West Hills, CA

"After the Ore Ran Out"

$250.00 Award Given by the American Plains Artists

 

 

PUBLISHER'S AWARD OF EXCELLENCE

Jammey Huggins of Seminole, TX

"The Chosen Ones"

Digital Artwork Ad sponsored by

FINE ART CONNOISSEUR magazine

$750.00 value

 

 

PUBLISHER'S AWARD OF EXCELLENCE

Tim Harmon of Globe, AZ

"Good Boy"

Full Page Ad sponsored by

WESTERN AND ARCHITECTURE magazine

$4,950.00 value

 

 

 

PUBLISHER'S AWARD OF EXCELLENCE

Paul Walsh of Roff, OK

"Just South of Stratford"

Artist's Focus Award - Full Page Ad sponsored by

WESTERN ART COLLECTOR

 $3,100.00 value

PUBLISHER'S AWARD OF EXCELLENCE

Jennifer Hunter of Port Barrington, IL

"Fresh Horses"

One Third Page Ad Sponsored by

ART OF THE WEST

$1,185.00 value

ARTIST'S RETREAT AWARD

Terry Hager of Omaha, NE

"Bohemian Alps (Labyrinth Hill"

Given by Our Heritage Guest Ranch,

Owner Jean Norman, Crawford, NE

$400.00 Value

 

 

TEXAS  AWARD

Herb Bryant of Tyler TX

"Going to Water"

Texas Forts Trail written by Texas Authors Derrick Birdsall and Kristine Davis  - Book donated by Fort Concho Foundation

and a one-year subscription to Texas Highways

Magazine and Texas Parks and Wildlife Magazine

given by the American Plains Artists

 

 

FINE PRINT AWARD

Carolyn Mock of Bartlesville, OK

"American Survivor"

Given by Fine Print Imaging, Fort Collins, CO

$150.00 Gift Certificate

 

 

SCULPTURE SUPPLIES AWARD

Berneta Venosdel of Tahlequah, OK

"Set-T'ainte"

Given by Sculpture Depot

$150.00 Gift Certificate

 

 

 

 

SCULPTURE SUPPLIES AWARD

H.R. Kaiser of Norman, OK

"Black Bull"

Given by Sculpture Depot

$150.00 Gift Certificate

 

 

 

 

CANVAS PANELS AWARD

Melody Sears of Hillsboro, NM

"Packrat Palace"

Given by SourceTek of Scottsdale, AZ

$139.00 value

 

 

 

 

CANVAS PANELS AWARD

Carol Lundeen of Dassel, MN

"That's Close Enough"

Given by SourceTek of Scottsdale, AZ

$139.00 value

 

 

 

EXHIBITION  AWARD

Given by Fort Concho's Director and Board

J.C. Fontecchio of Moscow, ID

"Sun Worshipper"

 

 

EXHIBITION  AWARD

Given by Fort Concho's Director and Board

Jennifer Hunter of Port Barrington, IL

"Fresh Horses"

 

 

 

EXHIBITION  AWARD

Given by Fort Concho's Director and Board

A.B. Word of Kirby, WY

"Her Many Ancestors"

 

 

 

EXHIBITION  AWARD

Given by Fort Concho's Director and Board

Don Weller of Peoa, UT

"Seating for Four"

 

 

The Following Are

 

AWARDS OF EXCELLENCE

 

They are non-monetary awards

that were chosen by the Juror,

Garland A. Weeks

Each Award of Excellence winner will be given a

one-year subscription to Western Art & Architecture  

given by Western Art & Architecture magazine.

 

 

 

 

 

 

AWARD OF EXCELLENCE

MARYANN B. BARTMAN

of Merrillville, IN

"DAKOTA"

 

 

 

 

 

AWARD OF EXCELLENCE

H. R. KAISER

of Norman, OK

"AKECHETA" WARRIOR

 

 

 

 

AWARD OF EXCELLENCE

DAVID DORSEY

of Valentine,  NE

"WHITE WATER"

 

 

 

 

AWARD OF EXCELLENCE

ivan schlutz

of Longmont, CO

"MOON DANCE"

 

 

 

 

AWARD OF EXCELLENCE

MARVIN STEVENSON

of Odessa, TX

"TRANQUALITY"

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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

 

 

                          

 

 

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