“What’s Over Your Sofa?” Photo Contest Winner Announced by Chasen Galleries

June 20th marked the end of the Chasen Galleries first photo contest. President Andrew Chasen selected the winner from 5 entries that received the most votes. The grand prize winner Fritz Mar now has a new limited edition print for his collection.
 
 
The Grand Prize for the Chasen Galleries "What's Over Your Sofa?" Photo Contest
The Grand Prize for the Chasen Galleries "What's Over Your Sofa?" Photo Contest
RICHMOND, Va. - July 18, 2013 - PRLog -- Chasen Galleries of Fine Art launched the “What’s Over Your Sofa?” Photo Contest on the their Facebook page as part of the their 30-Year Celebration in the art industry. Andrew Chasen wanted to give his fans an opportunity to show off their remarkable art in their home with the chance to win new art as well.

Over 70 fabulous entries were submitted and participants racked up votes by asking their friends to vote for them. Five entries jumped into the lead towards the end of the voting session and the selection of the grand prize winner was left in Andrew Chasen’s hands. Runner-up was Melinda Lee of Canada for her charming “Bullfighting” entry.

Floridian Fritz Mar's colorful “Acrylic on Canvas” entry snagged the grand prize. The entry featured a Diego Riviera inspired piece that beautifully complemented his living room décor. Fritz was both shocked and delighted that he won the limited edition print currently featured on the Facebook page www.Facebook.com/ChasenGalleries. “I honestly felt overwhelmed when I received your email stating that I am the winner of the ‘What's Over Your Sofa Contest.” I am so lucky that I was selected from the top 5 entries.” Stay tuned for a photo of the Fritz’s new limited edition print hanging his home and other special events on the Chasen Galleries Facebook page.

The Chasen Galleries “What’s Over Your Sofa?” Photo Contest was open to entrants throughout the U.S. and Canada.  An independent third party managed the entries. Special events are expected to continue, with announcements on Facebook and Twitter, and in email newsletters. To be included in the special announcement emails, call (804) 204-1048 or email admin@chasengalleries.com.
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