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Friday, January 27th, 2017
Complete Merit Artist Lineup Announced

Every year during our annual Currents, all-member show, we recognize 6 exhibiting artist as show standouts. A guest juror selects 5 artists before the show opens, and while the exhibition is on view, our visiting public chooses the sixth artist by popular vote. These 6 Merit Artists exhibit their work in a group show the following year. Standing Out will run August 5 to September 7 this year.

Our 2017 Merit Artists for 2017 are

 

George Ann Johnson (Huntsville)

scratchboard

President


Joan Laughlin (Houston)

oil on board

Conception

 

Elena Rodriguez (Corpus Christi)

oil on board

Enchanted Freefall

 

Joyce McAdams (Edgewater, FL)

jewelry

Gingko Leaf

 

Rick Workman (Rockport)

black and white photograph

Double Arch, Arches National Park

 

Sheila Gritte (Corpus Christi)

Serigraph

Autumn Lanterns

 

Kitty Dudics was our Currents juror. Kitty recently retired as Professor of Art from Del Mar College where she taught for over 30 years.  These days, she is enjoying the increased time in her studio Girasol (Spanish word for Sunflower).