Honor Awards 2011

Honor Awards 2011 
graphic design by David Sextro.

April 18-May 19, 2011

Main Gallery

This year's multi-media exhibition featured works by ten Award of Excellence recipients curated from Art Saint Louis' 2010 juried exhibition season. Included were works in photography, digital media, installation, painting, mixed media,sculpture, texiles, and video.

Honor Awards 2011 was curated by Marilu Knode, Executive Director, Laumeier Sculpture Park, and Aronson Professor of Modern & Contemporary Art, University of Missouri-St. Louis.


Gallery view: Honor Awards 2011. Photo by Robin Hirsch.


The selected artists for Honor Awards 2011 were:

Christa Denney, St. Louis, MO

Mark A. Fisher, St. Charles, MO

Christine Giancola, Florissant, MO

Travis Hall, St. Louis, MO

SJ Hammack, St. Louis, MO

Khara Koffel, Jacksonville, IL

Rob Millard-Mendez, Evansville,  IN

Anthony Michael Philip, St. Louis, MO

Sun Smith-Fôret, Elsah, IL

Rena Wood, St. Louis, MO

Congratulations to Christine Giancola on the sale of her artwork through this exhibition.


Gallery view: Honor Awards 2011. Photo by Robin Hirsch.


Some of the featured works in Honor Awards 2011


Christa Denney, St. Louis, MO. Bear. 2011. Digital Image on Canvas with Oil, Found Frame. 24”x30”. $900.

Mark A. Fisher, St. Charles, MO.Christian Car Wash, Sedalia, MO. 2010. Black & White Photograph, 24”x28”. $395.


Christine Giancola, Florissant, MO.Uptown, NYC. 2009. Photograph, Digital Print, 24”x20”. $350.


Travis Hall, St. Louis, MO.Bookball. 2010. Books. 6"x6"x6". Not for Sale.


SJ Hammack, St. Louis, MO. Midwest 1951. 2010. Oil on Canvas, 30"x30". Not for Sale.


Khara Koffel, Jacksonville, IL. fleeting efforts at reassurance. 2009. Bottles of Breath from the Most Influential People in the Artist’s Life, Scientific Glassware, 8”x48”x72”. Not for Sale.


Rob Millard-Mendez, Evansville, IN. TheNext Big Thing. 2010. Wiidm Cast Concrete, Steel, Aluminum, Plastic, Rubber, Lead, 29"x27"x13". $2,200.


Anthony Michael Philip, St. Louis, MO.Following Directions. 2009. Video/Sound Installation: Television Monitor, DVD. Not for Sale


Sun Smith-Fôret, Elsah, IL. Capote. 2010. Mixed Media Textile, 44"x34. $1,900.


Rena Wood, St. Louis, MO. Black/Space. 2009. Hand Embroidery, Dyed Silk, 37"x34". $1,600.


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