Arts International 2018 Ribbon Winners
Kudos to the AI2018 Ribbon Winners for their outstanding creativity and passion for the art they hold dear. Signature Awards judged by Ouida Touchon!
· Best in Show - Steve Hastings with "Rio Grande Sunset"
· 1st Place - Jorge E Martinez with "Autorretrato Pensando"
· 2nd Place - Corinne Abeyta-Spinnler with "El Paso’s Rio Grande"
· 3rd Place - Robert Dozal with "Mill Rust"
· EPAA Presidents Award - Mario Ulloa with "Holding Thoughts"
Selection by Robert Word
· Sanford C. Cox Memorial Award - Jacques Barriac with "Elegant Peacock" ARTS International 2018 Winners
· Alfred Blumenthal Memorial Award - Jonathan Shirey
"Pat Loves Rae" (Watercolor Excellence)
· Eugene Thurston Award for the Southwest - Patricia Stockmeyer
with "Mt Franklin After the Rain" Selection by Holly Cox
· Catherine Kistenmacher Award - Leticia Luevanos with "Amare" (Fun Creativity)
· Huthsteiner Fine Arts Trust Award - Suzanne Kane with "Plant Intelligence"
· Woman’s Club of El Paso Award - John MacKenzie with "Wounded"
Selection & Award by Frieda Voeks & Woman's Club of El Paso
· Lelaroy Williams Memorial Award - Jonathan Shirey
with "A Child shall Lead Them" Selection & Award by Don & Carol Beene
· Mariflo Estes Memorial Award - Abel Delarosa with "Venice in the Morning"
Selection by Tracy Navar
· Dozal Fine Art Gallery Award - Hannah Luse with "Becoming Level Ground"
Selection by Olga & Robert Dozal
· Zanelli Family Foundation Award - Carolina Villarreal with "Mystica"
Selection by Karla & Ava Raye Zanelli
· Zampini Family Award - Lorenzo Braulio Zepeda with "Hummingbird on the Left"
· Selection by Maria & Diana Zampini
· EPAA Gary Bogg’s Memorial Award – Ramiro Ordonez with "Pure Love"
· Framing Concepts & Gallery Award- Ramiro Ordonez with "He Who Hustles"
· El Paso Scene Cover Award - Steve Hastings with "Cactus Heart"
Selection by Randy Limbird
· El Paso Scene Cover Honorable Mention - Susan Feinsod with "Desert Strata"
Selection by Randy Limbird
· El Paso Scene Cover Honorable Mention - Paul DuMond with "Bleached Cliffs"
Selection by Randy Limbird
· Judge’s Award - Renee Marz Mullis with "Saturday AM"
· Judge’s Award - Mario Ulloa with "Carmen"
· Judge’s Award - Sue Nichols with "Storm"
· Honorable Mention - Frank Rimbach with "Still Life with Figure"
· Honorable Mention - Terrance Flores with "Arizona"
· Honorable Mention - Trevor Pense with "Landscape of the Sea"
Selection by Stephanie Conwell
· People’s Choice - Lorenzo Braulio Zepeda with "Hummingbird on the Left"
Selection by GUESTS at the Opening Reception! Thank you!
"Come Together" . . . right now over ART!
EPAA Members Exhibit
See opening photos
Hector Castillo - He paint awesome burger
John Collins - He shoot colored star bursts
Rhonda Dore - She paints paths of color
Terrance Flores - He got El Paso pretty
Kirsten Jedamczik - She draw favorite black birds
John W. MacKenzie - He make colorful hybrids
Erica Murrill - She love Frida Kahlo
Laurie Sayward - She view orange petals
Gummi Thordarson - He got model poses
Brian Wancho - He capture scenes a plenty
Hanging at the Crossland you can feel the creative-ity!!
"Come together" . . . right now over ART!
International Eye of the Camera @ International Museum of Art
211 Montana, El Paso
On display through Sunday, August 1, 2018
Judge: Manuel Rosas
Photos of the opening are at Facebook.
Congratulations to the winners!
1. Best in Show Lance Levine - Man at Cross, New Mexico
2. First Place Carl Maier - White Sands Wall
3. Second Place Heidi Phillips - Atlantic Hammock
4. Third Place Leti Ortiz – Heart and Soul
5. Huthsteiner Fine Arts Trust Jarred Cynor – Lingering
6. Allen Sheffield Memorial Award Lewis Woodyard – Terminal
7. El Paso Scene Cover Award – Sarah Russell – Tularosa Valley
8. Judges Award Heidi Phillips - The Old Dance Hall
9. Judges Award Kurt Van Wagner - U Bein Foot Bridge, Myanmar
10. Judges Award Karen Lee – Canyon de Chelly
11. Honorable Mention Ronald Wolfe – Still Life
12. Honorable Mention Avi Kotkowski - Harmony
13. Honorable Mention Nicholas Luchenbill – Day 500
14. Honorable Mention Sarah Russell - Alba a Venezia
15. Selfie Award – Laurie Sayward – Say Yes to Love
Star Spangled AMERICA
Crossland Gallery @ 500 W. Paisano
On display through Saturday, August 4, 2018
Special Thank you to Gary & Andrea Crossland. Judge Bob Snead.
See Photos from the Opening on Facebook.
Congrats to the Winners!
1. Best in Show - Mario Ulloa
2. First Place - Bert Saldana
3. Second Place - Mark Yerrington
4. Third Place - Robert Dozal
5. Crossland Award - Mark Yerrington
6. Huthsteiner Fine Arts Trust Award - Jean Holzenthaler
7. Benavidez-Patterson 82nd “All Airborne” Award - Jill Font
8. Benavidez-Patterson 82nd “All Airborne” Award - Christina Huber
9. Benavidez-Patterson 82nd “All Airborne” Award - Ramiro Ordonez
10. Judges Award - Linda Szilvasy
11. Judges Award - Susan Guile
12. Judges Award - Cesar Barraza
13. Honorable Mention - Victoria Hernandez
14. Honorable Mention - Leti Ortiz
15. Honorable Mention - Hector Castillo
16. Honorable Mention - Seph Torres
17. Honorable Mention - Darrell McGahhey
Congrats to the On the Menu Spring 2018 WINNERS !
1. Best in Show - Julie Caffe-Cruz
2. First Place - Hector Castillo
3. Second Place - John MacKenzie
4. Third Place - Kurt Van Wagner
5. Yearbook Cover Award - Nancy Bissell
6. Judges Award - Krystyna Robbins
7. Judges Award - Jacques Barriac
8. Judges Award - Mark Yerrington
9. Honorable Mention - Cesar Barraza
10. Honorable Mention - Carmen Navar
11. Honorable Mention - Jean Holzenthaler
12. Honorable Mention - Shalyly Martinez
On the Menu Sponsor Awards:
1. Anson 11 : Ruben Archuletta & Family
2. Kona Grill : Rachel Murphree
3. Tabla : Patricia Baca
4. Corralito Steakhouse : John W. MacKenzie
5. Landry’s Seafood : Dorian Clouser
6. L & J Café : Ramiro Ordonez
7. L & J Café : Teresa Fernandez
8. Chuy’s : Julie Caffe Cruz
9. Chuy’s : Reggie Watterson
10. Chuy’s : Venessa Sargredo
11. Twin Peaks : Kirsten Jedamczik
12. Bricktown Tap Hose and Kitchen : Kurt Van Wagner
13. The Pizza Joint : Angel Ortiz
14. Macs Place : Allen Sheffield
EPCC Scholarship Show. March 2018.
See more photos from the show and the opening at our Facebook page
Sponsored by The Huthsteiner Fine Arts Trust.
Congrats to the WINNERS at the con.FIGURE.ation.four.2018
Award Show & Sale
con.FIGURE.ation.four.2018 was judged by artist Bassel Wolfe, long time El Paso artist. Thank You to all who entered!
1. Best in Show: Ramiro Ordonez
2. First Place: Mario Ulloa
3. Second Place: Diana Dieguez-Enriquez
4. Third Place: Ramiro Ordonez
5. The Chuck Close Award for Portraiture: Darrell McGahhey
6. The Annie Liebovitz Award for Photography: Kurt Van Wagner
7. Judges Award: John W. MacKenzie
8. Judges Award: Mark Yerrington
9. Judges Award: Patrick Jay Romo
10. Honorable Mention: Victor Camacho
11. Honorable Mention: Felix Arenas
PUSH PIN AWARDS Judged By Nacho L. Garcia Jr.
12. Push Pin Award for Life Drawing: Rene B. Sanders
13. Honorable Mention: C. Manny Guerra
14 Honorable Mention: Estelle Goldman
3D Award was judged by sculptor Ho Baron
15. 3D Figure Award: Krystyna Robbins
ARTS INTERNATIONAL 2017 celebrated its 50th year as bringing the best of the best in creativity, style and technique to a region filled with art enthusiasts and collectors. Impressive with its large galleries, the IMA is a grand, desirable venue for art and artists to display their work, not to mention, a boon for any artists CV. View Newspaper articles through our history here and here!
Arts International 2017 Winners! See photos of their art at this Arts International facebook post:
Best of Show: Paul DuMond
1st Place: Gerardo Chavez
2nd Place: Patt Robles
3rd Place: Ramiro Ordonez
Eugene Thurston Memorial: Renee Mullis
Lelaroy Williams Memorial: Johnnie Gubanski
Woman's Club of El Paso: Danny Jimenez
El Paso Scene Honorable Mention: Danny Jimenez
El Paso Scene Cover Award: Joey Avalos
Catherine Kistenmacher Memorial: Dorian Clouser
Sanford C. Cox Jr. Memorial: Kathryn Johnson
Alfred Blumenthal Memorial: Danny Jimenez
Huthsteiner Fine Arts Trust: Marina Savitsky
Flo Estes Navar Memorial: Julie Caffee Cruz
Gary Boggs Memorial: Christopher Garcia
Zanelli Family Foundation: Raul Dorn
Robert Dozal Fine Art: Hannah Luse
Honorable Mention: Raul Dorn
Honorable Mention: Kristal Rivera Pena
Honorable Mention: Hector Castillo
Honorable Mention: Christa Stevens
Judge's Award: Paul DuMond
Judge's Award: Jesse Burgos
Judge's Award Figure: Mario Ulloa
Judge's Award Drawing: Winfrey Hearst
Judge's Award Nature: Sandra Martin
Judge's Award Abstract: Andrew Drewes
Locally known and nationally renowned artist Lubya Titovets judged the accepted artworks that include the top ranking 142 pieces from 68 artists.
1-2-3- FRIENDS WINNERS!
Best in Show -- Rami Scully – Hueco Tanks III
Best Water Media – Ramiro Ordonez – All that JAZZ!
Best Pastel – Bob Adams – High Mountain
Best Plein Air – Winfrey Hearst – Holy Cross Court Yard
Judges Award – Beverly Messer – Stormy Weather
Judges Award – Robert Dozal - Upheaval
Honorable Mention – Andrea Rio – Corner of Barcelona
Honorable Mention Cesar Barraza – Spanish Countryside
Judged by New Mexico artist Nancy FROST BEGIN
Check out her amazing work at http://nancyfrostbegin.net/
Fresh Faces 2 Hybrid
My America! 2017 See more show photos at our Facebook page album.
6 x 2 d-Luxe: Member exhibit 2017.
Andrea Boccacino, Candy Mayer, Allen Sheffield, Maria Socorro Muñoz, Reggie Watterson, and Mark Yerrington.
Colors of the WILD: ROAR! 2017
Arts International Winners 2016 -- Judged by Gaspar Enriquez
Best in Show Robert Dozal – Megann at Monarch. 1st Place Robert Dozal – Dance at Rio Bosque. 2nd Place John Armbruster – Asimir. 3rd Place K. Keith Kochenour lll – Returning to Merlin’s Castle. Lelaroy Williams Memorial Award - Julie Caffeé-Cruz - Beauty in Balance. Eugene Thurston Memorial Award for the Southwest Landscape David Fickett -- La Mesa. Alfred Blumenthal Memorial Award Wanda Richardson – Sand Sea & Skies. Catherine Kistenmacher Award Ricardo Ordonez - Nopales. Huthsteiner Fine Arts Trust Award Estelle Goldman - Shirley. The El Paso Woman’s Club Centennial Award Penny Simpson – Apple Pie. El Paso Scene Cover Award Ricardo Ordonez - Nopales. Gary Boggs Memorial Award Maximos - Catrina. Judges Award Patricia Stockmeyer – The Rio Grande. Judges Award Paul DuMond – Refining Area at Sunrise. Honorable Mention Frank Valdez Mother + Brother. Honorable Mention Leticia Luevanos Undulating #8
IEOTC 2016. International Eye of the Camera
YISD Scholarship Exhibit 2017
"A Day in Paradise" Members exhibit 2016. Artists: Don Beene, Sandy Lenderman, Darrell McGahhey, Nasario Olvera, Richard Parra & Wanda Richardson.