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Winners of the 2016 Artist / Patron Awards: Marija Yanka, Mary Emery, Michael Gaillard (back), Marcus Foley, Alison Cokorinos (back), Victoria Harvey, Mike Wodynski (back), Nellie O'Gara, and executive director Cecil Barron Jensen.
Established in 1990 by Letitia McDougall in memory of her brother, this award is given to a promising new artist.
Our patron award was first awarded in 1993 but was renamed for Hal Gomeau in 2008. It is given to a patron member who has shown outstanding commitment and dedication to the AAN.
The George Smith Volunteer Award was established in 1980 by Hal Gomeau, and this award goes to an outstanding artist member volunteer “whose contribution of both artistic and volunteer service reflects Smith’s encouragement of these dual functions as a basic support of the AAN.”
Honoring outstanding work in sculpture, the Liz Schaeffler Sculpture Award was first presented in 1998. It was established by Sarah Dwing Liggett in honor of sculptor Schaeffler, who was also the AAN secretary for a long span of years.
This award was established by the AAN Board of Directors in 2000 to honor Pat Gardner, a 55-year artist member and long-time Permanent Collection supporter.
Initiated by Eva-Maria Tausig in 2000 and supported by Kathleen Knight, the watercolor award is named in honor of noted island artist, C. Robert Perrin.
Established in 2007 for excellence in painting.
Established in 2007 for excellence in photography.
Established in 2007 for excellence in other media including pastel, printmaking, collage, and mixed media.
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