Valley Artists Guild

2006 Gold Medal Exhibition

April 19 – May 6, 2006

The Juror for this show was Ilana Bloch. Ilana is originally from Israel, and has a MFA from Cal State University, Northridge. She has over 25 years of experience as a teacher and professional artist. Presently she teaches workshops and critiques painters.

Some of the winning entries are posted below. Click on any image for a higher resolution version.

Linda Carlson

Linda Carlson

“Nkisi: Spirit Healer”
2006 Gold Medal Winner
Robert Simon

Robert Simon

1st Place – Sculptural/Dimensional
Tae McCormack

Tae McCormack

1st Place – Scenic
Dallas Chase

Dallas Chase

2nd Place – Scenic
Norm Beal

Norm Beal

1st Place – Figurative
Donna Geist Buch

Donna Geist Buch

2nd Place – Modern Experimental
Jeanne Dagenais

Jeanne Dagenais

2nd Place – Animals
Rena Hinkle

Rena Hinkle

1st Place – Animals
Debra Hintz

Scott Kiche

“Complex Truth”
1st Place – Still Life
Oil on Canvas 24" x 36"
Mildred Farmer

Mildred Farmer

“Red Eye”
1st Place –Modern/Experimental
Mixed Media 30" x 25"
Debra Hintz

Debra Hintz

“Light My Way”
3rd Place – Scenic / Oil on Canvas

Full List of Award Winners for VAG 2006 Gold Medal Exhibition:

Gold Medal: Linda Carlson

Sculptural/Demensional: 1st Place – Robert Simon

Scenic: 1st Place – Tae McCormack
2nd Place – Dallas Chase
3rd Place
– Debra Hintz
HM
– Dorothy Shepherd

Figurative: 1st Place – Norm Beal;
2nd Place
– Jeannelle Song
3rd Place – Nancy Taylor
HM
– Bob Wiegers

Modern/Experimental: 1st Place – Mildred Farmer
2nd Place
– Donna Geist Buch
3rd Place
– Albert Sormanti
HM
– Dallas Chase

Animals: 1st Place – Rena Hinkle
2nd Place
– Jeanne Dagenai;
3rd Place – Judith Prime

Still Life: 1st Place – Scott Kiche
2nd Place
– Roberta Kritza
3rd Place – Mildred Farmer
HM
– Rena Hinkle