Join us for the Opening Reception, May 31, 5:30-7:00 pm. Awards presented at 6:00 p.m.

This exhibit features an exciting combination of work by 32 artists in all genre and media, presenting a broad survey of contemporary art in America. Selected from a national call for artists, Guest Juror Kim Dickey has chosen artworks reflecting the artists' capacity to consider the wide world of issues, objects, imagery and ideas they encounter in creating art. Representational, abstract, and conceptual works are included.



Heather Cherry, The Limits of Language 2
Honorable Mention

Limits of Language 2 by Heather Cherry
Erica Green, Grounded
Honorable Mention

Grounded by Erica Green
Meredith McNeal Inside/Outside: London 1960s
Honorable Mention
Inside/Outside: London 1960s by Meridith McNeal
Jessica McCoy, Sitting Room
$250 Third Prize

Sitting Room by Jessica McCoy
Gregory Ellis, Banded Birds #4
$500 Second Prize

Banded Birds #4 by Gregory Ellis
Ricki Klages, Sanctuary
$1000 First Prize
Sanctuary by Ricki Klages


Carol Bivins

Michele Brower

Ellen Burgin 

Jan R. Carson 

Heather Cherry

Gregory Ellis 

Diana Fox

Lindsay Garcia

Arturo Garcia

Erica Green

Michele Hardy

Amy Heyse

Robert Hyatt and Paul Corbitt

Julie Jablonski

Chase King

Ricki Klages

Mary Ann Lomonaco

James Long

Sally Mankus

Jessica McCoy

Meridith McNeal

Rosemary Meza-DesPlas

Kimberly Noel

Sarah Palmeri

Robert Patrick

Andrew Pranger

JD Scott 

Emily Sullivan

David Theissen

Rhonda Urdang

Isabel Zeng


Artist and Professor at the University of Colorado at Boulder, Kim Dickey received her BFA from Rhode Island School of Design and her MFA from Alfred University. She has exhibited her work in museums such as: MASS MoCA (MA), the Everson Museum of Art (NY), the Museum of Arts and Design (NY), and the Contemporary Art Museum, Honolulu (HI), among others. Dickey has created permanent installations at the Museum of Contemporary Art, Denver (CO), The Lab at Belmar (CO), for the Danish Ministry of Culture (DK), and a commission for the Denver International Airport (CO), in addition to many private site-specific commissions. She has also participated in invitationals in Australia, Germany, Japan, Korea, Sweden, Taiwan, the United Kingdom, and the United States. She has had solo shows in New York, Los Angeles, Kansas City, and Denver. 

Wayfaring by Emily Sullivan shown above. RSVP No. 105 by Robert Hyatt and Paul Corbitt on homepage.