2017 Members Prize Show


February 7 – March 25, 2017
Juried by Randi Hopkins, Director of Visual Arts at the Boston Center of the Arts
University Place Gallery
| 124 Mount Auburn Street, Cambridge MA 02138

Opening Reception | Friday, February 10th 5:30-7:30pm
End of Show Pick Up | Monday March 27th & Tuesday March 28th 11am-5pm

About our Juror | Hopkins oversees the BCA’s Mills Gallery, Artist Residency program and Artist Studios Building.  She has initiated ongoing programs including GERTRUDE’S artists salon, the Brink exhibition series, and ARTISTS HELP DESK (created in partnership with ArtMorpheus) – a practical resource for artists – and has worked with invited curators on exhibitions including Daniel DeLuca’s Things about Rainbows: Jeff Huckleberry summer performance series in 2014, Vera Ingrid Grant’s James Montford: Persuasions 1990-2015 and Queer Threads: Crafting Identity and Community  in 2016. She was formerly Associate Curator at the Institute of Contemporary Art, Boston, co-founder and co-director of Allston Skirt Gallery, and weekly arts columnist for the Boston Phoenix.  She also teaches contemporary art history in the Art & Music Department at Simmons College in Boston.

Accepted Artists

Thomas Acevedo Cloistered Acrylic on Canvas 24×30″ $2,300
Susan Alport “Liz & Fitzgerald Letter” 35mm Film Photograph 9×6″ $550
Jim Banks Steeved Gaul Maple root, Ailanthus, Walnut, Paint 27x40x26 $1,200
Deirdre Barrett Charlie’s Kitchen Digitally manipulated photo collage printed on aluminum 16×16″ $460
Katharine Boden Old Friends Photograph 13.5×12″ $500
Richard Buckley They Call her “Red” Acrylic on Gallery Wrap Canvas 13.5×36″ $800
Catherine Caddigan A Single Virtue Photography 11×14″ $500
Edward Cardini Moonrise over Fields Oil on Canvas 36×18″ $2,100
Judith Clapp Overtime Photo Inkjet Print 16×20″ $125
Dawn Colsia Mourner at Fidel Castro’s Memorial Service Archival Digital Image 16×20″ $450Artist of the Year
Barbara Cone Low Tide No. 1 Encaustic, patching compound, watercolor and graphite 18×18″ $1,200
Mia Cross Blue Baby Oil, House Paint, Colored Pencil on Canvas 48×48″ $3,000
Rob Diebboll Thacher and Long Oil 28×20″ $2,400
Kevin Duffy Entwined Granite 14x10x7″ $1,800Artist of the Year
Susan Emmerson Ice Window Acrylic on Cut and Molded Tyvek 36x32x3″ $800
Lynda Fatalo In between my heartbeats Mixed Ink Drawing, Copper Glass Beads on Canvas 14×14″ $500
Erik Gehring Chinese Witch Hazel Photograph – Archival Pigment Print 14×18″ $260
Elizabeth Harris Riddled 5 Encaustic on wood 10x10x5″ $1,100
Wilson Hunt Purple Haze Acrylic Gouache on Yupo 26×20″ $950
Youngsheen A. Jhe Guardians in Bamboo Forest Oil on Canvas 40×30″ $6,500Artist of the Year
Mirela Kulovic Fragments Oil Pastel and Graphite 24×18″ $1,900
Elizabeth Menges Magda Egg tempera, wood, gold leaf 6×6″ $4,500
Gaylen Morgan From the Sea #1, #2 & #3 (Triptych) Photography 10×10″ $750 (Each)
Louise Morin Dichard Fig Oil on Board 17.5×21.5″ $950
Iris Osterman Riverbank Oil 32×52″ $1,500
Zoe Perry – Wood Michayla, BAGLY Prom Archival Pigment Print 36×24″ $1,890Artist of the Year
Michael Radvany Fire in the City Monotype 15.5″x11.5″ $450
Astrid Reischwitz Around the Corner Archival Pigment Print, Ed. of 6 25.5×35″ $1,700
Evan Rosenberg Embrace Acrylic and molding paste on canvas 18×36″ $600
Jane Sherrill Looking Up Acrylic on Wood Panel 40X24″ $3,000
Rebecca Skinner Shine On, Edition 2 of 10 Photography 16×24″ $625
Roz Sommer Field Room 124 Collage and Gouache on Paper 10×10″ $475
Gin Stone Santa Maria’s Bear Hand Dyed, Retired Longline Fishing Gear/Lead Fishingp-Weights, Taxidermy Form 20x16x13″ $6,300
Stephanie Todhunter queen beth (kintsugi) Original Macrophotograph Backprinted onto Glass, Gold Enamel 22×29″ $1,200
Artist of the Year
Karen Watson Emily Series #7 Photograph, Archival Pigment Print from a film negative 18×24″ $400
Taryn Wells First Impressions: White & First Impressions: Black (Diptych) Graphite 16×18″ $850 (Each)
Timothy Wilson Rock Drawing Photograph 24×19″ $400



2017 Members Prize Show

By Cory Shea

46 pages, published 2/14/2017

2017 Members Prize Show, presented by the Cambridge Art Association.