Winners of the Stars of Texas Exhibit in Brownwood


FEBRUARY 7 to 19, 2016

Each February the Brownwood Civic and Cultural Center hosts the annual Stars of Texas Juried Art Exhibit.  This juried exhibit runs for two weeks and culminates with the presentation of $7250 in prizes.The Stars of Texas Juried Art Exhibit was conceived in 1999 in order to showcase the newly restored Santa Fe Depot. This year there were over 350 entries and only 130 accepted.

Location: Depot Civic and Cultural Center, 600 Depot St., Brownwood, Texas


2016 Stars of Texas Juried Art Exhibit Award Winners

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$1000 Dorothy Mayes Best of Show Award:   Elise Techentine – “Balance on the Edge”  (Granbury)

$750 Texas State Optical Juror Award:  Frank Roddie- “ August Afternoon on Brady Creek  (Brady)

$500 Don C. Martin Memorial Watercolor Award: Mary Lambeth – “Blanket Shadow”  ( Midland)

$500 Empire Iron Works Sculpture Award: Matt Tumlinson – “Inherit”  (Early)

$500 KOHLER Award: Jeanette Alexander – “La Musica del Hombre”   (Granbury)

$500 Charles and Kay Beth Stavley Merit Award:  Ben Sum – “Against the Wind”  (San Angelo)

$500 Brownwood Art Association Photo Group Photography Award: Susan Minzenmayer – “Street Scene #1”  (Winters)

$500 Mary and Ernest Cadenhead Pastel Award: Kit Timmins – “Modern Times 2”  (Brownwood)

$500 J. Hite Homes, Inc. Merit Award: Anthony Brown – “Cathedral of Aspens”  (Abilene)

$500 Brownwood Art Association Oil Medium Award: Patty Rae Welllborn – “Jose on Bongo”  (Abilene)

$100 Honorable Mention Award – #1:  Bruce Hackney – “Texas Hill Country”  (Abilene)

$100 Honorable Mention Award – #2:  Marian DeBerry – “On the Verge of Winter”  (Abilene)

$100 Honorable Mention Award -#3: Stella Tinkler – “Vessel of Many Colors”  (Brownwood)

$100 Honorable Mention Award -#4: Jean Smith Hensley – “Skylines”   (Ballinger)

$100 Honorable Mention Award -#5: Hugh Campbell III – “Ole Time Graffiti”  (San Angelo)

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