Posted November 06, 2022
GREAT GULFCOAST ARTS FESTIVAL 2022
FINE ART SHOW AWARDS
BEST OF SHOW
Mick Whitcomb, Sculpture, Picasso Place 1
AWARD OF DISTINCTION
Leslie Peebles, Printmaking/Graphics, Darby Way 3
Luis Gutierrez, Ceramics, Warhol 21
Eric Mort, Glass, Degas Drive 7
Lydia Randolph, Painting, Turner Trail 7
Mark & Carol Reynolds, Mixed Media, Picasso Place 21
AWARD OF EXCELLENCE
Matthew Hatala, Wood, Picasso Place 17
Aaron Hequembourg, Mixed Media, Renoir Road 2
Robin Lauersdorf, Drawing, Rodin Row 4-5
Molly Mcguire, Painting, Dali Drive 1
Tim Peters, Ceramics, Picasso Place 15
AWARD OF HONOR
Kristin Schillaci, Photography, Warhol 22
Jon Smith, Painting, Rockwell Drive 12
Jeri Vitello, Fiber / Leather, Epstein Way 4
Curtis Whitwam, Painting, Lewis Lane 3
Brooks Barrow, Sculpture, Lewis Lane 1
AWARD OF MERIT
Chase Mullen, Painting, Miro Manor 7
Keith Andry, Painting, Picasso Place 30-31
Lj Eidolon, Printmaking/Graphics, Degas Drive 4-5
Jenna Hirt, Jewelry, Turner Trail 10
Margaret Luttrell, Mixed Media, Dali Drive 13
Clay Bush, Fiber / Leather, Degas Drive 11
Spirit & Samuel Bush, Jewelry, Renoir Road 6
Geoffrey Harris, Printmaking/Graphics, Warhol 11
Jonathan Rose, Sculpture, Turner Trail 11
Sarah Scott, Painting, Rodin Row 6
Each year, the Great Gulfcoast Arts Festival Committee awards grants to local nonprofit organizations in Escambia and Santa Rosa counties for community arts projects.
Applications for 2023 Grants are being accepted through December 12, 2022.
Mick Whitcomb wins 2022 Best of Show. See the complete list of Art Show winners.
WUWF's Sandra Averhart interviews Lara Sophie Benjamin, the 2022 GGAF Invited International Artist.
Join us November 5th, 2022 for Bela Fleck My Bluegrass Heart! This free concert is presented by the Great Gulfcoast Arts Festival to celebrate its 50th year and Foo Foo Fest. Hunter Amphitheater in Pensacola’s Maritime Park.
Sunshine Artist magazine has announced the release of its annual 200 Best. The Great Gulfcoast Arts Festival is ranked #9 in Fine Art and Design Festivals. Artists were able to cast their votes from February through April for the 200 Best shows list. They could list up to 10 shows they attended in 2021.
Angel Dungca won best in show for the High School category. See the complete list of winners.
Best of Show goes to Aaron Hequembourg for his Mixed Media works. Find his booth at Renoir 2. See the complete list of award winners…
Images and logos are available on the Media Resorces page.