Week Fifty Two

Omaha Entertainment Awards Visual Art Winners: the full list

Posted in Art news, general interest by sarahbakerhansen on 9 January 2009

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The winner in each category appears in bold.

Best Emerging Visual Artist
Matt Carlson for   Vision/Re-envision (Bemis Underground)
Phillip Faulkner for Vision/Re-envision (Bemis Underground)
Brett Anderson  for Evidence Assumptions and Hogwash (Pulp Gallery)
Iggy Sumnik for In Pursuit of A Dream (RNG Gallery)
Alex Comminos for In Pursuit of A Dream (RNG Gallery)
Andrew Hershey for Tugboat Presents: Work (Pulp Gallery)
Carlos Guerrero for Tugboat presents: Work (Pulp Gallery)

Best 2-D Artist
Bill Hoover for  New Work (Pulp Gallery)
Joe Broghammer  for Joe Broghammer (A Moving Gallery)
Skyelar Hawkins  for Chapter One “Occam’s Razor”  (A Moving Gallery)
Larry Ferguson for The View from My Window   (Creighton University Lied Art Gallery)
Dana Damewood for Office Series (Pulp Gallery)
Wanda Ewing for Bougie Show  (Sheldon Museum of Art)
Sora Kimberlain for Light Travelers (RNG Gallery)

Best 3-D Artist
Therman Statom for Nascita (Bemis Center)
Leslie Iwai  for Sounding Stones (60th and Dodge streets area)
Renee Ledesma Hoover  for Birds and Bones (Paparazzi by Appointment Gallery)
Littleton Alston for Public Work (Omaha Star)
Jamie Burmeister for South Omaha Sound Field (South Omaha Public Library)

Best New Media Artist
Evan Blakley for Oscillations (short film)
Doug Hayko for Disrupting Landscape (Public Performance)
Monica Yoo for Series of Symbols and Interpretations (Bemis Underground)
Dan Lowe for Series of Symbols and Interpretations (Bemis Underground)

Best Group Show
Grimm Again (Hot Shops Art Center)
The Crazy Eights (Hot Shops Art Center)
In Pursuit of a Dream (RNG Gallery)
State of the Art (Bemis Underground)
Vision Re-envision (Bemis Underground)
Series of Symbols and Interpretations (Bemis Underground)

Best Solo Show
Bill Hoover for New Work (Pulp Gallery)
Brett Anderson for Evidence Assumptions and Hogwash (Pulp Gallery)
Joe Broghammer for Joe Broghammer (A Moving Gallery)
Wanda Ewing for Bougie Show (Sheldon Museum of Art)
Skyelar Hawkins  for Chapter One: “Occam’s Razor” (A Moving Gallery)
Sora Kimberlain for Light Travelers (RNG Gallery)

Best Visual Artist
Bill Hoover
Wanda Ewing
Joe Broghammer
Thurman Statom
Larry Ferguson
Steve Joy

Thanks to Skyelar Hawkins for providing the list of nominees and winners.

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  1. Lindsey said, on 10 January 2009 at 11:13 pm

    I, personally, am super happy Envision Re-envision won in its category. I thought it was just brilliant.

  2. Lindsey said, on 10 January 2009 at 11:14 pm

    Oops. I mean VISION Re-envision. This is why I write about clothes.


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