2008-2009 Arts Competition Winners

We would like to heartily congratulate the following students for their artistic accomplishments! Their artwork has been chosen in the 2008-2009 Maricopa District Art Competition, and will be exhibited at the Artists of Promise event on Thursday, April 30, 2009 at 7:00 p.m. at the Herberger Theater in Phoenix. Bolded artists have been selected to be our entries in a nationwide competition sponsored by the League for Innovation, a national organization of community colleges. Excellent work!

Chandler-Gilbert Community College

Fahad Ahmed - Shoes - charcoal
Melanie Grout - Untitled - pen, pencil
Carly Woolley - Yellow Flower - computer graphics

Estrella Mountain Community College

Shawn Nelson - Motion - color photo
Veronica Cantrell - Moholy-Nagy Circle - photo
Shannon O'Connor - Cat Shoes - colored pencil
Amber Rivera - Ophelia - acrylic on canvas
Darrel Troxel - Timepiece - watercolor, ink
Diane Ulibarri - Silk - chalk, pastel

Gateway Community College

Chester Brown, Jr. - Figure II (male) - willow on paper
Crystal Noelle Garcia - Blue Sea Horse - chalk
Melissa Jacobson - Mary - paint on canvas
Heather Kennedy - Woman - charcoal

Glendale Community College

Claudia Martinez - El Telar de las Mariposas acrylic on canvas
Martine Cloud - The Potter - ceramic
Rick Corpolongo - Untitled - raku ceramic
Daryle Gregory - Afternoon Music - watercolor
Shirley Elsass - Jerome Hillside - watercolor
Betsy Knauf - Omnipotent Vision - ceramic
Kathy Dawn Willis - Koi Season - watercolor

Mesa Community College

David Anderson - The Birds of Madrid - ceramic
Donnatella Bandrowczak - Portrait (Man) - charcoal
Jeff Curtis - Anatomy Study: Neck Muscles - charcoal
Ron Graham - 1 - ceramic
Derrick Lafferty - Brushed Blue - ceramic
Stacy Levine - Swim Goggles - charcoal

Phoenix College

Eric de la Cruz - Laundry - b&w photo
Chris Heilman - Family - b&w photo
Hilja Martinez - Lupis Mask - ceramic
Barb Kingdon - Pate de Verre in Neo-Lavender - glass fab. sterling

Paradise Valley Community College

Brad Cooper - Lipstick on a Pig - charcoal
Cameron Bunch - The Wave - color photo
Dyanne Fiorucci - Karaoke - oil painting
Cherie Hutchison - Doe Woman - ceramic, video
Kyle McGrath - Table - b&w photo
Josh Rogin - Invitation to a Beheading - acrylic on canvas
Shawn Rost - Bust of Artist - ceramic
Alejandro Steffani-Gomez - Inside Out - acrylic, wood

Scottsdale Community College

Sara Vesci - Spirit - digital photography
Lynn Korf - Follow Me - color photo
Bucky Miller - This Turkey, Part 8 - cyanotype
Brittany Williams - Awaken Dream - b&w photo
Maxwell Young - Kate - drawing

South Mountain Community College

Helen Boyd - Aztec Sunburst Trio - ceramic
Jennifer Allred - Swamp #2 - ceramic
Aaron Chee - Self Portrait - charcoal
Stephanie Gutierrez - Estaphanie - charcoal
José Muñoz - Three Little Goblins - charcoal drawing
Giovani Ocampo - Quien Soy - charcoal