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2020 Spring Online Juried Show Jurors Announced

AWA has confirmed three jurors who will be selecting the finalists in the 2020 Spring Online Juried Show!  TonyaTurner Carroll | Selection & Awards Juror A 1989 graduate with Honors from the Art History Department at the University of North Carolina, Chapel...

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Newsletter – February 2020

Newsletter – February 2020

Click HERE to read our February newsletter. (Image: Jazz is Jazz by Alisa Shea, watercolor 22" x 20", cover image: Bittersweet by Elizabeth Floyd, oil, 32" x 40")

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Booth Museum Exhibition Artists Selected

Booth Museum Exhibition Artists Selected

Congratulations to the artists whose artwork was selected for the 2020 Booth Western Art Museum Exhibition in Cartersville, GA, May 27 - August 23, 2020.  Sue deLearie Adair (NY), The Orange Feeder Carol Alleman (AZ), Twilight Stars JaNeil Anderson (NM), Right...

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Bruton Sisters

Bruton Sisters

By Jann Haynes Gilmore, PhD, AWA Board Member Sisters Margaret, Helen, and Esther Bruton make up a remarkable story of California-born siblings and artists who worked prolifically between the 1920s to the 1970s. “It is impossible to write about one without the others,...

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The Power of the Group

The Power of the Group

By Dyana Hesson, AWA Signature and Board Member You are not an island. Grab some artist friends, start a group, and begin to celebrate your successes. I first read about the Algonquin Roundtable in Harpo Marx’s book Harpo Speaks. The group was compiled of New York...

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AWA Artist Paints for Time Magazine

AWA Artist Paints for Time Magazine

AWA Artist Shana Levenson recently had the honor of having her work featured in Time Magazine.  Here's what she wrote about the experience: "The Time Magazine commission was such an incredible opportunity!  Victor Williams, the magazine's Art Director,...

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Booth Museum Jurors Announced

Booth Museum Jurors Announced

Our annual juried museum show opening in May 2020 at The Booth Western Art Museum in Cartersville, GA, is lining up to be an important event. We have recently confirmed three awards jurors who will select the finalists, women artists that will collectively receive...

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I am thrilled and so honored to receive this award. It is hard to put into words how it makes me feel when I see the caliber of the other entries – amazing work! 

— CARLA O’CONNOR
2019 Spring Online Show Grand Prize winner, WA

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