Winter Park Autumn Art Festival Award Winners 2012

 Winter Park Autumn Art Awards Florida Artists $16,000 !

The 39th Annual Autumn Art Festival presented by Florida Blue and Subaru awarded more than $16,000 to Florida artists participating in the two-day festival.  Among the talented artists honored, Phil Parker from Flagler Beach was selected as Best in Show for his sculpture work.

“The artists participating in this year’s festival have a tremendous amount of talent and we are pleased to recognize their works,” said Patrick Chapin, President/CEO of the Winter Park Chamber of Commerce, which organized and hosted the festival.

 The Winter Park Autumn Art Festival is the only juried fine art festival with the tradition of featuring Florida artists exclusively.  From over 350 applications, 150 of outstanding artists were selected to display their work in eight different categories, including ceramics, drawings and graphics, fiber, fine crafts, jewelry, painting, photography and sculpture.


2012 Best of Show
Phil Parker

Award of Excellence
Su Griggs Allen

Morse Museum Award
Nicholas Ruhlman

Awards of Distinction
Charles Hazelaar
George Rhodes
Marilyn Vaillancourt

Awards of Merit
Gregory Strachov
Janet O’Rourke
Katherine Mathisen
Patrick Dragon
Barrie Harding
Michael Nelson
B. Corey Johnson
Ummarid “Tony” Eitharong

Awards of Honor
Bill & Jon Slade
Michael Weber
R. Alexander
Don Carter
Cheryl Mackey Smith
David Hunter
Larry Paulsen
Tim Peters

Judges Selections
Allan Teger
Henry & Amy Gernhardt
Randall Smith
Tim Ludwig
Vadim Malkin
David Wilson
Bonnie Eastwood
Ynon Mabat
Dominique Williams

More details here