Art Exposed 2015 People’s and Artist’s Choice Award Announced

ART EXPOSED is a 10-day open community art exhibition featuring work by area artists of all ages and in all mediums. As part of the exhibit, attendees and the artists themselves were given the opportunity to vote on their favourite pieces. The 1st place winners in each category, People’s Choice and Artist’s Choice, win a $50 prize.

The winners are as follows:

People’s Choice
1st Place: Gerhard Schumacher, photography, Frosted Trees
2nd Place: Sharon Antoniak, oil, Lost Paradise, Goose Lake Valley
3rd Place: Rebecca Shepherd, oil, Untitled

Artist’s Choice
1st Place: Bailey Koopmans, digital freehand, Forget Me Knots
2nd Place Tie: Janice Jarvis, pastel/monoprint, Urban Birds                                                                             Joe Ratushniak, cedar, Console Non Finito

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People’s Choice winner Gerhard Schumacher with Frosted Trees. Photo credit Katie Kershaw

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Artist’s Choice winner Bailey Koopmans piece Forget Me Knots. Photo credit Bailey Koopmans.