August 25 – September 15, 2023
We are pleased to announce our monthly all-media exhibit. This exhibit is a focal point of all Art Works’ openings. It is a juried show with cash prizes for 1st, 2nd and 3rd place. The show is open to all artists and all mediums. We are honored to have Megan Lea Mattax as our juror for this show. Lea is an artist and art educator. She holds an MFA from Virginia Commonwealth University. She is a Richmond based mixed media artist and educator known for her organic book-forms encased in epoxy-resin. Lea has exhibited her work throughout the greater Richmond area as well as at various colleges and juried exhibitions around the country. Lea will be working at Pine Camp Cultural Arts and Community Center in Richmond City as an artist in residence leading up to her solo exhibition in the Spotlight Gallery this October.
This exhibit will be in the Skylight Gallery at Art Works.
1st Place – Untitled by Anwita Kola, Mixed Media Found Object Assemblage, 48×36, $5000
2nd Place – Divergent Dan and Steampunk Stan, Horrible Darlings by Ginny Loving, Ceramic Sculpture, 20x20x9, $950
3rd Place – Time is a Factor by Sarah Gibson Wiley, Fabric Memo Samples on Fabric, 32 x 26, $1,700
Honorable Mention – Where the Seine Meets the Sea, by Carol Gruppe, Acrylic with Collage on Paper Mounted on Cradled Board, 16 x 23, $550