Awards Winners – 2021 Irving Art Association Members Awards Online Show

We’re pleased to announce the 14 award winners of the 66th Annual Members Awards Show! 34 artists entered with a total of 98 works in water media, oil media, dry media/drawing, mixed media, photography and 3D media. Juror for the show was Maureen Brouillette. Curators were Sharon Giles and Madhu Prabhu. To view the virtual gallery, click here!


Best of Show
Pure Sass, acrylic
Charles Wallis

Best Challenge Topic – “Diversity”
Hands of Hope, acrylic
Arya Catna

1st place Drawing
Joy, graphite
Anukriti Singn

HM Drawing
Taffy’s Intelligent Look, colored pencil,
Helen Bailey

1st Place Oil
Joys and Pains, oil,
Behnaz Sohrabian

HM Oil
Bekah, oil,
Alfredo Santesteban

HM Oil
Old Man With a Beard, oil,
Jane Kahler

1st Place Photo/Digital
Feeling the Blues, photo,
Tina Alvarez

HM Photo/Digital
Scooter Park, photo,
Quentin Ochs

HM Photo/Digital
Bicycles, photo,
Dave McKinney

1st Place Water Media
Sometimes Sunshine Sometimes Rain, watercolor,
Sudeep Kumar

HM Water Media
Stephen and his Weissenborn, WC,
Sherry Houpt

1st Place Mixed Media/3D
Coming Home, MM,
Silvia Thornton

HM Mixed Media/3D
What Remains, Installation,
Amy Branch-Lambert

To view the Winners Gallery, click here.