In a series of articles expanding into October, Highlight Hollywood is showcasing the 1st to 6th Place winning images of the 2015 AMERICAN ART AWARDS, one category at a time. This year the online contest, juried by the 25 Best Galleries In America, had submissions from 35 countries including Aruba, Australia, Austria, Canada, China, Croatia, Denmark, England, France, Germany, Greece, Iceland, India, Indonesia, Israel, Japan, Latvia, Lithuania, Macedonia, Mexico, Netherlands, New Zealand, Poland, Romania, Russia, Serbia, Spain,South Africa, South Korea, Sweden, Thailand, UK, United Arab Emirates and USA.
2nd JENIK COOK USA firstname.lastname@example.org “Inseparable” 60 x 76″ Acrylic.
3rd CAROLYN ADAMS USA email@example.com “Reflections” 20 x 28″ Oil on linen.
4th AIVARS KISNICS LATVIA www.aivarskisnics.com “Without Title 796″ 60 x 48” Oil on canvas
4th RALPH WHITE USA www.ralphwhite.com “Surface” 18 x 24″ Acrylic on board.
4th KOSTAS LOUDOVIKOS GREECE www.loudovikos.com “Grammatozoaria” 15 X 40cm Oil on canvas board.
5th MARY KARLTON USA www.marykarlton.com “Le Reve” 21 x 19” Acrylic on paper.
6th JENNIFER MUTTON USA www.jennifermutton.com “Serpentine” 40 x 30″ Acrylic on canvas.
6th WILLIAM SIEVERT USA www.WilliamSievertStudio.com “#6669″ 20 x 24” Oil on canvas.
6th PATTY RAE WELLBORN USA www.pattyraewellborn.com “Golden” 18 x 24″ Oil on canvas.
6th BARRY BENNER USA firstname.lastname@example.org “Stargazing” 24 x 36″ Oil.
6th KATIE O’SULLIVAN USA www.katieostudios.com “On The Horizon” 11 x 11” Encaustic monotype.
BIO on 1st Place winner, Divna Pesic Grozdanov:
SEE FULL STORY HERE: http://highlighthollywood.com/2015/03/stanford-fine-art-named-best-gallery-in-tennessee-2015-highlight-hollywood-exclusive-news/
BEST GALLERY IN OREGON: BRONZE COAST GALLERY: “…one of Oregon Coast’s premiere fine art galleries for more than 20 years. They even provide education in sculpture and the process of bronze casting…” SEE FULL STORY HERE: http://highlighthollywood.com/2015/03/bronze-coast-gallery-named-best-gallery-in-oregon-for-2015-highlight-hollywood-exclusive-news/
SEE FULL STORY HERE: http://highlighthollywood.com/2015/03/art-fusion-galleries-named-best-gallery-in-florida-for-2015-highlight-hollywood-exclusive-news/
SEE FULL STORY HERE: http://highlighthollywood.com/2015/03/zane-bennett-contemporary-art-named-best-gallery-in-new-mexico-highlight-hollywood-exclusive-news/
BEST GALLERY IN UTAH — Southam Gallery: “…36 years… one of the premier galleries in the Inter Mountain Region… some of the most beautiful paintings we have ever seen anywhere… “ SEE FULL STORY HERE: http://highlighthollywood.com/2015/03/southam-gallery-named-best-gallery-in-utah-for-2015-highlight-hollywood-exclusive-news/
Written By: Tommy Lightfoot Garrett
Photographs are Courtesy: AAA
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