July 5 - August 6, 2016

Art from the Heartland is an opportunity for artists from our region to exhibit and sell their work. As part of our ongoing mission to offer creative and diverse artistic experiences, this exhibition is a wonderful opportunity for area artists and our community to express themselves and enjoy the arts. Please click on the link for further exhibition details. Join us in the BCA gallery for our opening reception is 5-7pm on Friday, July 8.

Art from the Heartland Award Winners 2016
Judith Koren Shanahan – juror

Best of Show
Mandy Robertson, Carman, IL - Dreaming - colored pencil

Works on Paper
Deb Lutz, Good Hope, IL - Pallisades - digital fractal giclee

Kendall S. Thompson, Galesburg, IL - Reward - poplar/found board/acrylic

Mixed Media
Carine Brown, Cameron, IL - Chasing Your Dreams - collage

April Jackson, Galesburg, IL - Information Overload - acrylic

Susan Lawhorn, Macomb, IL - The Elder - porcelain (ceramics)

Mark Dierker, Rushville, IL - Milky Way Rising - photography

Honorable Mention
Cherry Simmons, Biggsville, IL - Miracle - mixed media sculpture
Mandy Robertson, Carman, IL - Leaves and Light - colored pencil
John Van Kirk, Monmouth, IL - Rocky Reflection - photography
David Gutierrez, Galesburg, IL - Prairie Grass - ink (monoprint)
Mark Dierker, Rushville, IL - Entranceway - photography

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