Winners of the 2017 National Juried Exhibition

Congratulations to 9 artists who received awards during the 5th Annual National Juried Exhibition reception on August 11th.

Stop by Bower Center for the Arts during our open hours to see this exhibit. It will be up through August 26, 2017. this year, we have 93 works of art by 55 artists representing 14 states!

1st Place: "Zig Zag Zig 77" by Thomas Nawrocki of Columbus, MS

2nd Place: "Reaching" by Nancy Wyman Ray of Rock Hill, SC

3rd Place: "Miss Holland's Tea" by Teresa Blatt of North Hills, CA

Awards of Merit: Children of Tragedy by Helene Roberts of Ashland VA; Landscape No 14 by Susa Nawrocki of Columbus MS; Lyrical Echo by John Mason of Lexington VA; Slavery by Larry Sledge of Forest VA; Emergence by Jennifer Carpenter of Christiansburg VA; Tetrahedron by Allen Linder of College Park MD.


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