2016 WAFJE Juror’s Choices

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2016 Waterloo Arts Fest Juried Exhibition:  June 3- July 29, 2016
Best of Show: Accretions by Jobah Jacobs
Second Best of Show: Cold Chamber (Pistachio Pete) by Lori Larusso
Honorable Mentions:  Dark Stack by Brittany Helms     For You Are Dust by Rachel Yurkovich
Afterglow by Christina Sadowski
Praxis Fiber Workshop Outstanding Work in Fiber: Spill by Jasmine Kornel
Brick Ceramic Design Studion Outstanding Work in Ceramics: Dark Stack by Brittany Helms
The Sculpture Center Outstanding Work in Sculpture:  Domestication #1 – Her Brother’s Keeper by MANDEM

See the accepted art here!

Best of Fest: Domestication #1 – Her Brother’s Keeper by MANDEM
Second Best of Fest:  The Afterglow by Christina Sadowsky  Third Best of Fest: Mold by Chelsea Polk

Please join us for the opening of the Waterloo Arts Fest Juried Exhibition on June 3rd.  This is the third annual national juried exhibition presented by Waterloo Arts.  A total of 196 artists submitted over 500 pieces.  The Juror Rob LehrDirector of Marketing, Canton Art Museum & Gallery Director/Curator, Summit Artspace Gallery, selected 38 pieces from 34 artists for the exhibition.

The Artists:

      Robert Carpenter      Hunter Elliott     Wade Gagich

            Kristin Galewood       Eli Gfell      Rebecca Groynom       Brittany Helms

          Brian Huber       Jonah Jacobs       Milan Kecman       Jasmine Kornel

         Martins Krebs      Lori Larusso      Daniel McDonald     Tina Meeks

Jonathan Murrill      Loren Naji      Kit Palencar      Chelsea Polk

Daniel Roth     Christina Sadowski      Hallie Shaw     Kathryn Shinko

Elizabeth Shoby     Kate Snow      Marc Spangenberg       MANDEM

Lindsay Suarez      Grace Summanen      James Vandenboom

    Rachel Yurkovich       Tyler Zeleny      Wei Zeng