Women in the Arts 

 Celebrating the Genius of Women              Orlando, Florida            A 501(c)3 non-profit organization

Art Competition 2016

Visit "Celebrating the Genius of Women"  winners' collection March 8-April 24, 2016.

The awards reception is Saturday, March 26, 3:30 PM.

Orlando Public Library, 101 E. Central Blvd. Orlando, FL 32801 | 407.835.7323 

Finalists | Local Artists 

A collection of work from the following artists was selected.

Congratulations!


Women in Architecture Orlando

Collaboration

Acrylics and mixed media


Sherry Krawczyk

Paper clay


Paris Carter

Digital photography


Lillian Verkins

Acrylic painting


Laura Bland

Digital photography


Dale Wayne

Alcohol ink on tile


These artists were selected finalists and are eligible for cash awards after the final voting by members of Women in the Arts Jury Team at the finalist art exhibition. The Jury decision is final.

Honorable Mention | Local Artists

This year the selecting team awarded three honorable mentions. These artists are invited to exhibit their winning art at the library. Congratulations!


Leslie MacMillan

"Ofrenda"

Silk and Batik


Raysa Molina

“Hopeful”

Digital and mixed media


Saima Qureshi

“Hope”

Acrylics

Recognition | Non-local and International Artists

The following artists will be recognized at the online gallery during March and April, and at the awards reception on March 26.


Non-local
Pamela Z. Daum
Kent, OH

Rosetta Deberardinis
Washington DC

International
Anne Maizia

Canada


Azra Rashid

Canada


Jacolien de Jong

The Netherlands


Laura Anderson Barbata

Mexico


Radosveta Zhelyazkova

Bulgaria

Awards 2016

Finalist cash awards: 1st. place, $450, 2nd. place $350, 3rd. place $300, 4th. place, $200, 5th. place $150, 6th. place $100. Honorable mentions: each artist $50. Total cash awards this year  $1,650.00.

The First Place winner is invited for gallery representation at Baterbys Art Gallery, Orlando.


Library patrons are invited to vote for their favorite piece in the exhibition on­-site or online and may enter a raffle to win a gift card. The winning artist will receive a Patron's Choice Award certificate.

Contact

Women in the Arts Inc.

Maria Guerrero, Assoc. AIA, LEED AP

Founder & Executive Director

[email protected]


Orlando Public Library

Mike Donohue | Community Outreach and Administrative Coordinator

Orange County Library System | Community Relations

101 E. Central Blvd. | Orlando, Florida 32801

phone: 407.835.7483 | fax: 407.835.7643

[email protected]  |  www.ocls.info

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