14th International Exhibition of Transparent Watercolor 2019

October 20 – November 17, 2019
Kenan Center House Gallery
433 Locust Street
Lockport, NY 14094

This Niagara Frontier Watercolor Society’s 14th International Exhibition of Transparent Watercolor 2019  was juried by Iain Stewart, our NFWS Fall 2019 Workshop Artist. The Awards Reception was held on Sunday, October 27, 2019 from 2 – 5 pm at the Kenan Center House Gallery. Fifty paintings were selected from 136 entries. Eighteen awards were presented. The award winners are: 


First Place Award – William Vrscak’s Storm Alley, Second Place Award – Ona Kingdon’s “Tigantai (the Butterfly”, Third Place Award – Kathleen Giles’ “A Certain Something”, Cheap Joe’s Award- Beverly DiPalma’s “Beach Walkers”, Elizabeth C. Pinto Fourth Place Award – Partha Protim Bala’s “Fishing on the Padma – 2″, Rita Argen Auerbach Honorable Mention Award – Chin Chian Lee’s Catch Me If You Can”, The Child Within Award in honor of Norma DiSantis – Shelley Prior’s “Apple & Lace”, The Tesori Award in Memory of Pat Angrisano – Michael Killelea’s “Cortez Docks”, The Margaret M. Martin Award – Jane Stoddard’s “At the Docks”, The O’Neill Family Award – Barbara Fox’s “Remembering a Dream”, The Marienthal Country Inn Inspirational Award – Ric Feeney’s “Mirror Lake (Lake Placid, NY)”, The Elizabeth C. Case Award for Landscape – Robert Bemisderfer’s “Alaska 1”, The Hyatts’ All Things Creative Award – David Colon Jr.’s “The Jazz Drummer”, The Nancy Rae Lyons Award for Realistic Watercolor – Brenda Cretney’s “Rest Stop”, The Hilda Ludwig Award for Still Life – Catherine Skerker’s “Apple of My Eye”, The Silvestro Family Award – Catherine O’Neill’s “Dad’s View”, The Burchfield Penney Art Center Award – Carol Case Siracuse’s “Casorate Sempione, Lombardy”, and The Pencil in the River Studio Award – Carol Koziol Clark’s “Window Dressing.”