Lee self portrait earns top prize at 2014 Art Studio member show
The winners of TASIMJAE 2014 (The Art Studio, Inc. Member Jurored Art Exhibition) were revealed at the opening reception, April 5.
Riah Lee earned first place for “Self Portrait #1.” Lee’s prize includes a solo show at The Studio in May 2015.
Second place went to Melissa McWhite for “Found.” Carlo Busceme IV earned third place for “Crown.”
Honorable mentions went to Kailee Viator for “Perversions of Man,” Karen Dumesnil for “Life Cycle,” Michael Ray Reed for “Pollo Asado,” and Maurice Abelman for “Mind of Escher.”
The exhibition attracted 64 entries from 41 artists, with 46 works by 32 artists accepted.
This year’s juror was Lynne Lokensgard, retired art professor at Lamar University.