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″
Susan Alport “Liz & Fitzgerald Letter” 35mm Film Photograph 9×6″
Jim Banks Steeved Gaul Maple root, Ailanthus, Walnut, Paint 27x40x26
Deirdre Barrett Charlie’s Kitchen Digitally manipulated photo collage printed on aluminum 16×16″
Katharine Boden Old Friends Photograph 13.5×12″
Richard Buckley They Call her “Red” Acrylic on Gallery Wrap Canvas 13.5×36″
Catherine Caddigan A Single Virtue Photography 11×14″
Edward Cardini Moonrise over Fields Oil on Canvas 36×32″
Judith Clapp Overtime Photo Inkjet Print 16×20″
Dawn Colsia Mourner at Fidel Castro’s memorial service archival digital image 36×25″Artist of the Year
Barbara Cone Low Tide No. 1 Encaustic, patching compound, watercolor and graphite 18×18″
Mia Cross Blue Baby Oil, House Paint, Colored Pencil on Canvas 48×48″
Rob Diebboll Thacher and Long Oil 28×20″
Kevin Duffy Entwined Granite 14x10x7″Artist of the Year
Susan Emmerson Ice Window Acrylic on Cut and Molded Tyvek 36x32x3″
Lynda Fatalo In between my heartbeats mixed ink drawing, copper glass beads on canvas 36×31″
Erik Gehring Chinese Witch Hazel Photograph – Archival Pigment Print 14×18″
Elizabeth Harris Riddled 5 Encaustic on wood 10x10x5″
Wilson Hunt Purple Haze Acrylic Gouache on Yupo 26×20″
Youngsheen A. Jhe Guardians in Bamboo Forest Oil on Canvas 40×30″
Artist of the Year
Mirela Kulovic Fragments oil pastels and graphite 24×19″
Elizabeth Menges Magda egg tempera, wood, gold leaf 6×6″
Gaylen Morgan From the Sea #1, #2 & #3 (Triptych) Photography 10×10″
Louise Morin Dichard Fig Oil on Board 17.5×21.5″
Iris Osterman Riverbank Oil 32×52″
Zoe Perry – Wood Michayla, BAGLY Prom Archival Pigment Print 36×24″
Artist of the Year
Michael Radvany Fire in the City Monotype 15.5″x11.5″
Astrid Reischwitz Around the Corner Archival Pigment Print, Ed. of 6 25.5×35″
Evan Rosenberg Embrace Acrylic and molding paste on canvas 36×28″
Jane Sherrill Looking Up acrylic on wood panel 40X20″
Rebecca Skinner Shine On Photography 16×24″
Roz Sommer Field Room 124 Collage and Gouache on Paper 10×10″
Gin Stone Santa Maria’s Bear Hand Dyed, Retired Longline Fishing Gear/Lead Fishingp-Weights, Taxidermy Form 20x16x13″
Todhunter queen beth (kintsugi) original macrophotograph backprinted onto glass, gold enamel 22×29″Artist of the Year
Karen Watson Emily Series #7 Photography 18×24″
Taryn Wells First Impressions: White & First Impressions: Black (Diptych) Graphite 16×18″(each)
Timothy Wilson Rock Drawing Photograph 20×16″



2017 Members Prize Show

By Cory Shea

46 pages, published 2/14/2017

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