2019 RJAE Award Winners

Congratulations to all of the artists who submitted work to the 2019 Regional Juried Art Exhibit, and a big thank you to our sponsors and to our two jurors, Asinnijaq and Genevieve Robertson, whose job to adjudicate could not have been easy. Below is the artwork that received recognition (Visit the 2019 RJAE Program Page for photos (photo credits: kit fast)

Distinguished Award
Kristy Auger, Fort St. John – pinâskiw

Recognition Award
kit fast, Dawson Creek – earthwork v1, west of 6

Toni Onley Artists’ Project Scholarship
mary mottishaw, Dawson Creek – artist’s book of meanderings

Most Experimental Award
Haley Bassett, Groundbirch – Sorrel, Charolais, Bald-Faced

Chosen Awards
Justine Bouchard, Dawson Creek – Rosebushes are rainbow, skies are blue …
Adrienne Greyeyes, Fort St. John – untitled
Margaret Mabius, Chetwynd – New Beginnings
Karl Mattson, Rolla – X Marks the Spot
Margaret May, Fort St. John – Winter in Pineview
Frances Obie, Fort St. John – Trucking on Cecil Lake Road
Mary Parslow, Dawson Creek – Spring Greens
Eliza Massey Stanford – Rock Study
Barbara Swail – Bank Series #14

Honourable Mentions
Kimberly Ans, Fort St. John – Meanderings
Crystal Dawn Behn-Dettieh, Fort Nelson – Nah Kha Et’oa (Aurora Flower)
Miep Burgerjon, Fort St. John – Boreal Spirits
Ken Forest, Charlie Lake – Island in the Stream
Diana Hofmann, Fort St. John – Wild Rose View
Maureen Mohr, Fort St. John – Trump Making America Great Again
Isam Sharkiye, Fort Nelson – Florals in Copper
Peter Shaw, Dawson Creek – The Workers
Pat Vossler, Montney – Shucking Corn
Amber Wood, Fort Nelson – Mukluks