Master Painters
Last Year
2015. All rights reserved.  No copy
may be made of any picture or artwork
without the consent of the artist.  
Webmaster, Rita Stout

March 14-April 18, 2015
Pat Harrison Art Center
Arts Council of Southern Indiana
Chairperson: Trudi Bellou
Juror of Acceptance and Awards: John Begley, M.F.A.
AquaVenture 2015 was a great success!  This year's exhibition showcased 25 water media works from 20
artists which were selected from 50 submissions by 23 local and regional artists.   The Pat Harrison gallery at the
Arts Council of Southern Indiana in New Albany is the venue for the exhibition, which runs from March 14-April 18,
2015.  The juror for acceptance and awards was artist and curator John Begley, retired director of the Hite Art
Institute Gallery of the University of Louisville, past president of the Louisville Visual Arts Association, and founding
director of the New Harmony Gallery of Contemporary Art.  Special recognition goes to Preston Arts Center for
sponsoring three awards this year.  Additional thanks go to Julie Schweitzer, gallery director, for hanging the show,
assisting with publicity, and providing refreshments and to Luci Mistratov, KWS Exhibition Chair for contacting our
award sponsor and designing the poster.
Congratulations to the Award Winners for AquaVenture 2015
1st Place $300 - Winner -
Judy Mudd
"Mixer-Bardstown Rd"
3rd Place $100 - Dan Bulleit
"I Hope She Wins"
Aline Barker Award for Creativity -
Susan Huttenlocher
2nd Place $200 - Thomas Powell
"Backyard Jungle"
Preston Arts Award #1 - Cathy Hillegas
"New Maples"
Honorable Mention $25 - Benjamin Nay
"Queen Anne's Day"
Honorable Mention $25
Nevenka Martinovic
Preston Arts Award #3 - $20 Gift Card
Jo Friel  
" Back Road"
Preston Arts Award #2  - $25 Gift Card
Susan Christensen
Look! at these lovely ladies that attended
the AquaVenture Art Show.
Nevenka Martinovic,                      
Trudi Bellou. We hope they had a Good
A special thanks goes out
to Preston Art Center for
donating and helping
KWS in so many ways.
May our friendship always
continue. Thank you for
your kindness and
AquaVenture 2016
AquaVenture Show is at the KWS Gallery from April 2 thru April 30.
Please make sure to visit the KWS Gallery and see the Show. We will post
some of the winners of the 2016 Show as soo as they are available.