Utrecht Competition 2010:
3rd Honorable Mention—Drawing
Untitled by Angela Sekerak
Monochromatic oil wash on linen, 11 x 8.
Sekerak received a classical art education that she uses to communicate through her work with spontaneity, beauty, and intention. A professional painter in central Illinois, Sekerak gleans inspiration for her paintings from many sources, including books, nature, music, or, especially, other people. To her, the human figure is the most challenging and rewarding subject to paint.
Grand Prize—The Grand Prize winner receives a 6-week full scholarship to the Grand Central Academy of Art in New York City, and up to $3,500 to cover travel expenses and accommodations.
Category Winners—The top three winners in each category (Drawing, Painting, Sculpture) will be awarded a Utrecht ArtSmart™ gift card. First place receives a $1,500 ArtSmart™ gift card, second place gets a $750 ArtSmart™ gift card, and third place wins a $500 ArtSmart™ gift card.
Honorable Mentions—The three honorable mentions in each category will receive Certificates of Merit from Utrecht and a subscription to American Artist.