The exhibition opened with a private reception on September 9, with the opening reception and award ceremony on September 10, the show runs through September 25, 2011.
Monetary awards are given in each medium (acrylic, oil, watercolor, pencil, pastel and sculpture). Robyn Cook's drawing called Springtime at the Hales won the 2011 John Steven Jones Purchase Award Winner.
Below is a complete list of all the awards:
1st Place Oil/Acrylic - Gettin em Across by Tom Dorr - sold
2nd Place Oil/Acrylic - His Eye is on the Sparrow by Bobby Robertson
1st Place Drawing - Between Hay and Grass by Cindy Long - sold
2nd Place Drawing - Spring Time at Hale's by Robyn Cook - sold
1st Place Pastel - Ms. Satsuma by Sangita Phadke - sold
2nd Place Pastel - The Long Goodbye by Patsy Lindamood - sold
1st Place Sculpture - Observing Grace by Ken Newman
2nd Place Sculpture - End of a Long Running Affair by Rick McCumber
1st Place Watercolor - Old News by Don Weller - sold
2nd Place Watercolor - Little Girl with Braids by Bob Graham
Art Patrons Award - Old News by Don Weller - sold
John Steven Jones Purchase Award - Spring Time at Hales by Robyn Cook - sold
For images of all the awards winners in the 26th Bosque Art Classic visit their website at http://www.bosqueartscenter.org/
Ken Newman's sculptures are represented by Signature Gallery in Scottsdale AZ, Honshin Fine Art in Sedona AZ, Silver Sage Gallery in Lander WY and Columbine Gallery in Loveland CO. Visit his website for other upcoming museum exhibitions and show openings at http://www.kennewmansculptures.com.
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Ken Newman is a nationally reknown wildlife and figurative sculptor who travels the country..observing, interperting and sculpting.