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Art Alive 2011

A Walking, Talking Art Contest

Sunday, June 5, 2011, 12–2 pm

Addison Richmond and Katie Sheffield: Georgia O’Keeffe’s Oriental Poppies, 1928. Collection Weisman Art Museum, Minneapolis. Photograph by Tom Loonan.

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View Photos of Winning Entries and Honorable Mentions

Winning Entries

 

PEOPLE’S CHOICE AWARD: BEST TABLEAU (GRADES K–8)

Addison Richmond and Katie Sheffield
Georgia O’Keeffe’s Oriental Poppies, 1928. Collection Weisman Art Museum, Minneapolis.

PEOPLE’S CHOICE AWARD: BEST TABLEAU (GRADES 9–12)

Lancaster High School Art Honor Society
John LaGatta’s Women in Riding Habits, 1934 (The Saturday Evening Post cover). Collection Curtis Publishing.

PEOPLE’S CHOICE AWARD: BEST TABLEAU (ADULT)

Jennifer Yates and Jason Yates
Lucas Cranach’s Judith with the Head of Holofernes, ca. 1520–37. Collection Museo de Arte de Ponce, Puerto Rico.

BEST TABLEAU FROM THE GALLERY’S COLLECTION

Olmsted School #64
Sol LeWitt’s Wall Drawing #1268: Scribbles: Staircase (AKAG), conceived 2006; executed 2010. Collection Albright-Knox Art Gallery.

HANDYMAN AWARD FOR BEST CRAFTSMANSHIP

Michaela Richmond
Charles Sprague Pearce’s The Woodcutter’s Daughter, 1894. Private collection.

OFF-THE-BEATEN-PATH AWARD FOR MOST UNUSUAL

Addison Richmond and Katie Sheffield
Georgia O’Keeffe’s Oriental Poppies, 1928. Collection Weisman Art Museum, Minneapolis.

Honorable Mentions

 
Barker High School
Edgar Degas’s La Danseuse au Bouquet (Dancer with a Bouquet), 1878. Collection Museum of Art, Rhode Island School of Design, Providence.

Catholic Academy of West Buffalo
Andy Goldsworthy’s Herd of Stones, 2010. Collection Albright-Knox Art Gallery.

City Honors School
Parthenon Frieze, ca. 443–438 BC. Athens, Greece, and various collections.
Robert Mapplethorpe’s White Gauze, 1984. Collection The Robert Mapplethorpe Foundation, New York.

Madonna Coleman-Petrik and Margaux Charlier
Edgar Degas’s Two Dancers on a Stage, ca. 1874. Collection The Courtauld Gallery, London.

Emma and Jack Dee
Liu Bolin’s “Hiding in the City,” site specific.

Holland Elementary School
Henri Rousseau’s The Football Players, 1908. Collection Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York.

Holland High School
John Steuart Curry’s Tornado Over Kansas, 1929. Collection Muskegon Museum of Art.

Kenmore East High School Art Club
Andy Warhol’s 100 Cans, 1962. Collection Albright-Knox Art Gallery.

Kenmore West High School
Théodore Géricault’s The Raft of the Medusa, 1819. Collection Musée du Louvre, Paris.

Lancaster High School Art Honor Society
George Segal’s Depression Bread Line, 1991. Franklin Delano Roosevelt Memorial, Washington, D.C.
Jack Kirby’s “Iron Man,” Tales of Suspense, 1963. Collection Marvel Publishing, Inc.

Sophia Pirigyi
Edgar Degas’s Little Dancer Aged Fourteen, 1878–81. Collection National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C.

Springville-Griffith Institute High School
Guy Pène du Bois’s Americans in Paris, 1927. Collection The Museum of Modern Art, New York.

Spruce Elementary School
Wayne Thiebaud’s Cakes, 1963. Collection National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C.

St. Mary’s High School
Edgar Degas’s Two Ballet Dancers I, 1879. Private collection.

Stanley G. Falk School
Jehan Georges Vibert’s The Marvelous Sauce, ca. 1890. Collection Albright-Knox Art Gallery.

Sweet Home High School
George Segal’s Depression Bread Line, 1991. Franklin Delano Roosevelt Memorial, Washington, D.C.
Roy Lichtenstein’s Ohhh... Alright..., 1964; Thinking of Him, 1963; and Oh, Jeff... I Love You, Too... But..., 1964. Various collections.
René Magritte’s L’invention de la vie (The Invention of Life), 1928. David Zwirner Gallery, New York.
Eugène Delacroix’s Street in Meknes, 1832. Collection Albright-Knox Art Gallery.
Edgar Degas’s The Rehearsal of the Ballet Onstage, ca. 1874. Collection The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York.

Valley Community Association
Charles E. Burchfield’s A Dream of Butterflies, 1962. Collection Burchfield Penney Art Center, Buffalo.

Sponsors

The Albright-Knox Art Gallery wishes to express its appreciation to event chairpersons Tracy Heneghan and Jenny Sinatra, to the Junior Group and the Members’ Council of the Albright-Knox Art Gallery, and to all of our wonderful volunteers.

Presenting Sponsor
BlueCross BlueShield of Western New York

Benefactors
Amigone Funeral Home, Inc.
Walmart

Patrons
ADP, Inc.
Jennifer Bayles and Rob Steinfeld
Robert Bojdak and Sarah Williams
Helen and Andy Cappuccino
Catherine and Stephen Foley
Hamilton, Houston, Lownie Architects, LLC
Tracy and Barry Heneghan
Bonnie and Nick Hopkins
Martha and Tom Hyde
Judi and Stan Lipsey
Frank J. Mohring, Inc.
Victoria Beck Newman and James Newman
Nottingham Advisors
Chris O’Donnell
The Pierce Family Charitable Foundation
Christi and Bruce Reinoso
Sanderson & Company Investment Consultants, LLC
Wells Fargo, N.A.
Elisabeth Roche Wilmers
Leslie and Howard Zemsky

Special Thanks to Our Judges
Anthony Amigone, Jr.
Bridget McIntee Franz, BlueCross BlueShield of Western New York
Congressman Brian Higgins
Andrew Peters, Buffalo Sabres Alumni
Peter Stephens, Buffalo artist

Special Arrangements for the Day
Hyatt’s—All Things Creative
Lexington Co-op
Wegmans
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