Annual Exhibition Awards 2016-12-11T22:26:19+00:00

ANNUAL EXHIBITION AWARDS

Each year, thanks to the generous donations given to the organization, the National Association of Women Artists, Inc. (NAWA) is able to award talented professional women artists with monetary prizes at the Annual Members Exhibition Reception. NAWA is also able to give out award prizes during the year at other exhibitions.

NAWA’s 127th ANNUAL MEMBERS’ EXHIBITION AWARD WINNERS

PAINTINGS (5 Awards)

NAWA Medal of Honor & Elizabeth Stanton Blake Memorial Award for $800
Merrill S. French, Morning on 37th & 5th

Audrey Hope Shirk Memorial Award for Figurative Painting for $250
Eddi Fleming, Lady with a Green Hat

Dorothy L. Irish Memorial Award for $200
Cindy Journey, Third Floor Walk-Up

Helen Stark Andrey Memorial Award for $100
Helene Halstuch, View of St. Vincent

Ethel Kipnes Memorial Award for $100
Marcia Korotkin, Grit


PRINTMAKING/PHOTOGRAPHY/COMPUTER ART-DIGITAL (4 Awards)

NAWA Medal of Honor & Amelia Peabody Memorial Award for $800
Barbara L. Johnson, Remembrance Past & Present

Virginia Stukey Memorial Award for $200
Gerda Roze, Visiting Pablo

Ernst & Cecile Holzinger Memorial Award for $150
Susan B. Phillips, Houston Street Reflection

Esther K. Gayner Memorial Award for $100
Aiko Aoyagi, #5 Pastoral-A Sheep Path


WORKS ON PAPER (4 Awards)

NAWA Medal of Honor & Elizabeth Morse Genius Foundation Memorial Award for $800
Tokoha Matsuda, Peace on Earth, Love to You

Eve Helman Memorial Award for $120
Abby Zonies, Jazz Fest

Florence B. Andresen Memorial Award for $200
Janet Tsakis, Peeking

Miriam Russo Enders Memorial Award for $200
Meredith Rosier, Peek


MIXED MEDIA AND COLLAGE (4 AWARDS)

NAWA Medal of Honor & Anna Walinska Memorial Award for $800
Patricia H. Zalisko, Jewel of the Desert 2-16

Clara Shainess Memorial Award for $100
Dail Fried, Figure in Motion

Mabel Hart Memorial Award for $100
Leah K. Tomaino, Spanish Jewels 2

Virginia Hammond Memorial Award for $100
Robin Colodzin, Coastline


SCULPTURE (3 Awards)

NAWA Medal of Honor & Margo Liebes Harris Memorial Award for $800
Phyllis Rosser, Circle of Binding Energy

Council of American Artists’ Society Award for Excellence in Representational Sculpture for $250
Jeaninne Honstein, Evolution from Corn to Hamburger

Linda Stein Achievement Award for Sculpture for $200
Priscilla Heep-Coll, Friendly Persuasion

NAWA Medal of Honor & Elizabeth Stanton Blake Memorial Award
Lola Sandino, Katherine


PRINTMAKING/PHOTO/DIGITAL

NAWA Medal of Honor & Amelia Peabody Memorial Award
Pauline Kochanski, Walking Toward Eternity


WORKS ON PAPER

NAWA Medal of Honor & Elizabeth Morse Genius Foundation Memorial Award
Meredith Rosier, Tickle


MIXED MEDIA AND COLLAGE

NAWA Medal of Honor & Anna Walkinska Memorial Award
Susan Sinek, Nick and Pamela


SCULPTURE

NAWA Medal of Honor & Florence and Irwin Zlowe Memorial Award
Jane Notides-Benzing, She Sang with the Woods Winds