Week Fifty Two

2010 OEA Visual Arts Nominees Announced

Posted in Art news, Art openings, general interest by sarahbakerhansen on 10 November 2009

The 2010 Omaha Arts & Entertainment Awards show doesn’t take place until January, but the nominees in all the awards categories are live at the event’s Web site. Find all the visual arts nominees below, and visit its Web site for the full list of nominees and music performance dates before the show takes place early next year.

2010 Visual Arts Nominees

Best 2D Artist
Nolan Tredway, “Paintings by Nolan Tredway”
Larry Ferguson, “Moved by the Spirits”
Wanda Ewing, “Flower Power”
Watie White, “Too Much Information”
Claudia Alvarez, “Dirty Water”

Best Solo Show
Mike Scheef, “Jewish Wrestling Champions”
Wanda Ewing, “Flower Power”
Renee Ledesma Hoover, “My Offerings”
Jamie Burmeister, “Needle in Cotton”
Larry Ferguson, “Moved by the Spirits”
Natalie Linstrom, solo show at the Bancroft St. Gallery

Best New Media Artist
Jamie Burmeister, “Needle in Cotton”
Scott Blake, “Bar Code Art Tour”
Aetherplough, “Knives Out”
Brigit Larson, “DO NOT! look directly into the sun”
Doug Hayko

Best Group Show
Unwashed, Bancroft St.
Sophisticated Children, Hot Shops
Undaunted Light, RNG
Hand Maid, Jackson St.
Adornment, Creighton University
Field Guide, Jackson Artworks

Best 3D Artist
Renee Ledesma Hoover,”My Offerings” and “Hand Maid”
Jess Benjamin, “Dam” and “Paradox of Value”
Iggy Sumnik, “IGGY SUMNIK: Sculpture”
Julie Conway, “Undaunted Light/Color Blind Color”
Jamie Burmeister, “Needle in Cotton”
Susan McGilvrey, “Two Rooms: Works on Clay and Paper”

Best Visual Artist
Jun Kaneko
Watie White
Jamie Burmeister
Wanda Ewing
Scott Blake
Larry Ferguson
Renee Ledesma Hoover

Best Emerging Artist
Josh Powell
Troy Muller
Amy Morin
Andrew Hershey
Bill Sitzmann
Patty Talbert

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