Artist Awards Announced for 41st MAG Museum Exhibition

Friday, June 12, was a night of excitement and a visual feast as the 41st Montgomery Art Guild Museum Exhibition opened at the Montgomery Museum of Fine Arts. Many artists and patrons alike were anxious to hear the judge’s decisions with over $22,000 dollars to be dispersed among hopeful artists.

For a complete copy of the exhibition catalog, click here.

Below are the winners’ names along with the descriptions of their winning works and their associated donor:

hitchner2The Noble Seay Jones Best in Show Award donated by Renis Jones, in honor of his wife, who was a longtime member of the Montgomery Art Guild$3,000

Chie A. Hitchner

“Unfolding”, Weaving with detail

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hulettThe MMFA Director’s Award, which is made possible by Margaret Berry Lowder, MMFA President, 2002-2004$2500

Cicely Hulett

“Genesis”
, Mixed media

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schumacherFoy Gilmore Goodwyn Memorial Fund Award donated by The Montgomery Museum of Fine Arts – $1,000

Sheri Schumacher

“Margins”, Mixed media textiles

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copelandKelly Fitzpatrick Award donated by Tranum and Martha Fitzpatrick – $1,000

Pamela Wesley Copeland

“Rouen Nights”, Oil

 

 

 

 

 

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seawallHalvorson Award donated by Dr. Melanie Halvorson – $1,000

Kate Seawell

“Cadmium Orange”, Mixed media monotype

 

 

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brugginkThornton and Pat Clark Award donated by Dr. Donald R. Sohn – $1,000

Lindy Bruggink

“Casey in Black”, Oil on panel

 

 

 

 

 

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percyDoster Award donated by Charles and Juliette Persons Doster – $1,000

Larry Percy

“KERYGMA SERIES: Journeys to Holy Ghost Canyon XX/Dodged Bullet: Incident 3401”, Saggar fire earthenware, charred wood, concrete

 

 

 

 

 

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millsJimmie Sabel Award donated by Katherine Sabel Gayden and Keith Sabel,  in honor of their father, a Past President of the Montgomery Art Guild- $1,000

Richard Mills

“The Poletoads Nesting in Lucerne”, Watercolor, gouache, collage

 

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dilauraEdward L. Robbins Award donated by Chrys Robbins, in honor of her husband, a Past President of the Montgomery Art Guild – $1,000

Joan DiLaura

“Irises”, Mixed media

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crockettChuck Whitehead Award for Figurative or Portrait Art donated by Marguerite Whitehead Edwards, in honor of her father – $1,000

Scott Crockett

“Self-Portrait”, Graphite

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hallVivian Butler Scott Award donated by Jim Scott – $1,000

Amber Hall

“Tornado Aftermath at Lake Martin East 1”, Oil on canvas

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lewisAUM College of Arts and Sciences Award donated by Auburn University Montgomery – $1,000

Dale Lewis

“Heart of Gold”, Wood and Metal

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simsMoore Wealth Management Award- $1,000

Michael Vaughn Sims

“Mount Carmel”, Mixed media

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simonsMMFA Junior Executive Board First-Time Entrant Award donated by the Junior Executive Board of the Montgomery Museum of Fine Arts $500

Warren Simons

“Palm Tree Repairs”, Digital inkjet print on paper

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shererClark Walker Award donated by Elizabeth Crump – $500

Rachael Sherer

“Rodrigo”, Oil

 

 

 

 

 

 

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warrMidstate Advertising Award donated by Bo Potter – $500

Darrell C. Warr

“Blue Haze”, Oil

 

 

 

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gluhmanMcKenzie Award donated by Shirley McKenzie – $500

Margaret Gluhman

“Journey: Unknown”, Collage

 

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morganVincent Cappelluzzo Award for Figurative or Portrait Art donated by Dr. and Mrs. Vincent Cappelluzzo – $500

Cecile W. Morgan

“Different Drummer”, Oil

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barksdaleTerrell Stokes Award donated by Lee Terrell and Carl Stokes – $500

Carol Barksdale

“Indigo Vibes”, Mixed media

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wolfeDoug’s 2 Award donated by Doug Rice and Guy Wallace – $500

Virginia Wolfe

“Out to Paint the Town Red”, Watercolor

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pickensThe Sandra Hicks Larson Award donated by her family in honor of a Past President of the Montgomery Art Guild – $500

Donna Pickens

“Variations on the Ladder Theme”, Charcoal, conte, collage, graphite

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brummalThree (3) Art Galleries and Artists of the South Advertisement Awards Donated by AGAS Publishing

Kay Alkire Brummal

“Depth Perception”, Color photograph on paper

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leverKen Lever


“Bow-Legged”, Wood

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norrisDon Norris

“Carpenter Gothic, Moselle, Mississippi”, Digital inkjet print on paper

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