Find these Gallery Uptown artists at various Grand Haven venues for ArtWalk September 28-October 8:
“Candlelit Burglary” by Marlan Cotner at Must Love Dogs.
“Pimento Buster” by Deb Bowen at Mackite
“No Tear Wasted” by Mary Lanka at Studio 206
“Ye Olde Oil Can” by Bette DelVecchio at Fortinos
“We Are One” by Bette DelVecchio at Fifth Third Bank.
September Squall” by Lynne Boezaart at Tri-Cities Historical Museum
“When a Tree Falls, Does Anyone Hear It” by Chandra Jennings at Calico Cat
“Agawa Canyon Kayaks” by Nancy MacLachlan at What a Gem
“Beauty in the Afterglow” by Catherine McClung at Tri-Cities Historical Museum
“Blue Bayou” by Catherine McClung at Santo Stefano
See Gallery Uptown artists at Grand Rapids’ ArtPrize exhibit:
- “Bowed Heads Lift the Spirit” by Catherine McClung at Women’s City Club
- “Waiting for the Unicorn” by Nancy MacLachlan at Grand Valley Artists
At the Collector’s Show at Venue Tower, 15 N Ottawa, Grand Rapids, see
Gallery Uptown artist Lynne Boezaart was awarded grand prize for her work “The Canal, Windmill Island” in the first-ever Windmill Island Gardens “Art on the Island” exhibit. Lynne’s work is one of more than 50 original works created over the summer by 23 participating artists for this plein air exhibit in Holland, Michigan. The Windmill Island exhibit remains on display through Sept. 30 in the garden’s conservatory.
Lynne is a landscape painter and coordinator of Ottawa Shores Plein Air, a plein air painting group she founded in 2012.
Other gallery members who have had pieces accepted for the Regional are Margaret Benefiel with “Among Friends”; Marlan Cotner with “Slanting Light”; Bette DelVecchio with “Celebrate”; Catherine McClung with “Rust Always Wins”; Cara O’Brien with “Barrow Box”; Colleen Rockey with “Alarm”.
MI Arts: All Michigan All Media Visual Arts Competition (August 25-November 4, Holland Arts Council) Deb Bowen is the winner of the Dennis Foley Memorial Award for “Under the Sea”. Deb had two additional works accepted “Getting Square” and “Flat Top”. Colleen Rockey has also had work accepted into this show.