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Art Alive 2010

A Walking, Talking Art Contest

Saturday, June 5, 2010, 12–2 pm

Anna Bond. Johannes Vermeer’s Girl with a Pearl Earring, ca. 1665. Collection Mauritshuis, The Hague. Art Alive 2010. Photograph by Tom Loonan.

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Winning Entries

 

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

Spruce Elementary School
Vincent van Gogh’s The Starry Night, 1889. Collection The Museum of Modern Art, New York.

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

Lancaster High School Art Honor Society
Fall of the Berlin Wall, 1989 / 20th Anniversary, 11/9/2009. Collection National Gallery, Berlin, Germany, and other galleries throughout Germany.

PEOPLE’S CHOICE AWARD: BEST TABLEAU (ADULT)

Jennifer Yates and Jason Yates
Frida Kahlo’s Frieda and Diego Rivera, 1931. Collection San Francisco Museum of Modern Art.

BEST TABLEAU FROM THE GALLERY’S COLLECTION

Pioneer High School
Franz Kline’s New York, N.Y., 1953. Collection Albright-Knox Art Gallery.

HANDYMAN AWARD FOR BEST CRAFTSMANSHIP

Springville-Griffith Institute High School
Louise Nevelson’s Sky Cathedral, 1958. Collection Albright-Knox Art Gallery.

OFF-THE-BEATEN-PATH AWARD FOR MOST UNUSUAL

Catholic Academy of West Buffalo
Charles E. Burchfield’s The Four Seasons, 1949–60. Collection Burchfield Penney Art Center.

Honorable Mentions

 

Anna Bond
Johannes Vermeer’s Girl with a Pearl Earring, ca. 1665. Collection Mauritshuis, The Hague.

Buffalo Academy for Visual and Performing Arts
Francis Picabia’s Têtes-paysage, 1928. Collection The Art Institute of Chicago.

Madonna Coleman-Petrik and Margaux Charlier
Lucas Samaras’s Mirrored Room, 1966. Collection Albright-Knox Art Gallery.

Elmwood Franklin School
Claude Monet’s Nymphéas, 1916–19. Collection Musée Marmottan Monet, Paris, France.

Fillmore Central School
Edvard Munch’s The Scream, 1893. Collection The National Gallery, Oslo, Norway.
Salvador Dalí’s Cranes Avec Danseuse, 1932. Collection unknown.  
Andy Warhol’s Self Portrait, 1986. Collection The Andy Warhol Museum.
Jack Vettriano’s Mad Dogs, date unknown. Collection Portland Gallery, London, England.

Holland High School
Leonardo da Vinci’s The Last Supper, ca. 1492–98. Collection Convent of Santa Maria delle Grazie, Milan, Italy.
Salvador Dalí’s The Sacrament of the Last Supper, 1955. Collection National Gallery of Art, Washington D.C.
Edward Hicks’s Peaceable Kingdom, ca. 1848. Collection Albright-Knox Art Gallery. 

Kenmore West Art Club
Page from Laylah Ali, 2002, a graphic novel for MoMA by Laylah Ali.

Nardin Academy Elementary Division
Lucas Samaras’s Mirrored Room, 1966. Collection Albright-Knox Art Gallery.

Olmsted School #64
Byron Kim’s Commission for Synecdoche, 2008. Collection Albright-Knox Art Gallery.

St. Mary’s High School
Pablo Picasso’s Three Musicians, 1921. Collection The Museum of Modern Art, New York.

Stanley G. Falk School
Jack Vettriano’s Elegy for a Dead Admiral, 1994. Collection Portland Gallery, London, England.

Sweet Home Middle School
Edward Hicks’s Peaceable Kingdom, ca. 1848. Collection Albright-Knox Art Gallery.

Valley Community Association
Henri Rousseau’s Tropical Forest with Monkeys, 1910. Collection National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C.

Windom Elementary
Page from the Book of the Dead of Hunefer, ca 1275 BC (artist unknown). Collection The British Museum.

Sponsors

The Albright-Knox Art Gallery wishes to express its appreciation to Art Alive Co-Chairs Tracy Heneghan and Jenny Sinatra, our generous sponsors, and our wonderful volunteers for making Art Alive 2010 a success.

Presenting Sponsors
BlueCross BlueShield of Western New York
Amigone Funeral Home, Inc.

Benefactor
Vanner Insurance

Patrons
Penny and Charles Banta
Steven Biltekoff
Catherine and Stephen Foley
Lisa and Scott Friedman
Tracy and Barry Heneghan
Bonnie and Nick Hopkins
Hyde Family Charitable Fund (Martha and Tom Hyde)
Alison and Kevin Keane
Annmarie and John Maxwell
Katherine and Brendan McDonagh
Mosey Persico LLP
Lisa and Frederick Pierce
Christi and Bruce Reinoso
Deborah Ronnen
Elisabeth Roche Wilmers
John R. Yurtchuk
Leslie and Howard Zemsky

Special Thanks to Our Judges
Anthony Amigone, Jr.
Colin Dabkowski, The Buffalo News
Bridget M. Franz, BlueCross BlueShield of Western New York
Congressman Brian Higgins
Sue O’Neil, STAR 102.5

Special Arrangements for the Day
Dash’s Market
Hyatt’s—All Things Creative
Plaid Enterprises

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