In alphabetical order, the LONG LIST for the Eldon and Anne Foote Edmonton Visual Arts Prize are:
• Paul Bernhardt (nominated by Brenda Barry Byrne, Strathcona Art Gallery@501)
Read more about the Paul Bernhardt’s nominated piece here
Read about who Paul Bernhardt is here
• Sean Caulfield (nominated by DC3 Art Projects + the Art Gallery of Alberta)
Read more about Sean Caulfield’s nominated piece here and here
Read about who Sean Caulfield is here
• Clay Ellis (nominated by Peter and Camille Robertson, Peter Robertson Gallery)
Read more about the Clay Ellis nominated piece here
Read more about who Clay Ellis is here
• Brad Necyk (nominated by Emily Baker and Jenny Willson-McGrath , Art Gallery of St. Albert)
Read more about Brad Necyk’s nominated piece here
Read more about who Brad Necyk is here
• Jill Stanton (nominated by Angel Karosi , Harcourt House Artist Run Centre)
Read more about Jill Stanton’s nominated piece here
Read more about who Jill Stanton is here
The SHORT LIST of three artists will be announced on or just before May 22nd, 2017.
There will be a ceremony to announce the winner of the 6th annual Eldon + Anne Foote Edmonton Visual Arts Prize at 7:15pm on THURSDAY June 22nd at Visual Arts Alberta – CARFAC Project Space (10215 112 Street, 3rd floor, Edmonton, AB T5K 1M7).
The Eldon + Anne Foote Edmonton Visual Arts Prize was established with the generous support of the Eldon + Anne Foote Fund at Edmonton Community Foundation and in partnership with the Edmonton Arts Council and Visual Arts Alberta Association. This Visual Arts Prize celebrates the brilliance of Visual Artists in Edmonton.