Barebrush.com Announces Curators' Choice Awards for May 2017

Barebrush.com Announces Curators' Choice Awards for May 2017

Barebrush.com announces the winners of the May 2017 competitions. Grand prize winner is Seonyoung Kim, whose Bule is on the front page of barebrush.com for the month of June.

Nominees for the N*de-of-the-Month were selected as Curators' Choice by the guest curator, D.S. Wade, Curator & Artist. All Barebrush curators have an opportunity to rank the Curators' Choice. Results are announced on the 20th of the month.

Art of the Nude

Award: Curators' Choice 1st Place: N*de-of-the-Month, May 2017
Title and Artist: Bule by Seonyoung Kim of Woodside, NY
Words of the Artist: 2013
Media: Oil

Award: Curators' Choice 2nd Place
Title and Artist: Henry Leaning on His Cane by Jean Marcellino of New York, NY
Words of the Artist: Created at Spring Studio, August 2011
Media: Pastel

Award: Curators' Choice 3rd Place
Title and Artist: Vendemiaire by Bruce Erikson of Cincinnati, OH
Words of the Artist: A depiction of the personification of autumn months, named after the French Republican calendar: Vendemiaire.
Media: Oil

Award: Curators' Choice Honorable Mention
Title and Artist: Reclining nude couple by Peter Millward of Stamford, CT
Words of the Artist: Reclining nude girlfriend and boyfriend on Gray Canson pastel paper
Media: Color Pencil

Award: Curators' Choice Honorable Mention
Title and Artist: Jeremiah by Emily Stedman of New York, NY
Words of the Artist: Young man with big eyes
Media: Watercolor

Photography Art of the Nude

Award: Curators' Choice 1st Place: Photo Art N*de-of-the-Month, May 2017
Title and Artist: Rooted 2 by Peter Wong King of Cochiti Lake, NM
Words of the Artist: On a tree at the Kasha Katuwe Tent Rocks slot canyon, in beautiful New Mexico. Combining different forms of nature's beauty,
Media: Photography

Award: Curators' Choice Honorable Mention
Title and Artist: Kirliam by Tony Lee of Panama
Words of the Artist: Una imagen es capturar un momento en la historia y cada historia refleja un hecho que captura el precio de la pasión por lo
Media: Photography

Award: Curators' Choice Honorable Mention
Title and Artist: TINTERN 9 by William Thierfelder of Portland, OR
Words of the Artist: A portrait of Milo inspired by the mood of Wordsworth's poem TINTERN ABBEY
Media: Digital

All Media, Genres

Award: Curators' Choice 1st Place: Best-of-the-Rest, May 2017
Title and Artist: Hugh the Marquis by Mateus Costa of Cheltenham, PA
Words of the Artist: Portrait done with charcoal and white chalk on toned paper. He had a wonderful head of hair
Media: Charcoal/carbon

Award: Curators' Choice Honorable Mention
Title and Artist: Three Views of Gazelle by Jacqueline Saunders of Burke, VA
Words of the Artist: I sat below Gazelle and painted her from three positions to capture her full personality and spirit.
Media: Watercolor

Award: Curators' Choice Honorable Mention
Title and Artist: Three Pears and a Vase by Alex Tolstoy of McLean, VA
Words of the Artist: Three pears and a vase of brown leaves
Media: Watercolor
 

About Barebrush.com

Barebrush shows contemporary art of all genres, media and styles in three online, monthly art exhibitions. Guest curators select the Curators Choice nominees, looking for meaning, emotional impact and skill. Barebrush helps worthy artists win recognition and prizes.

The mission of Barebrush is to increase the awareness, acceptance and appreciation of the new art of today, demonstrating that new art is fun, and that it is okay to enjoy the nude in art.

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