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WATERCOLOR INTERNATIONAL is an invitational held annually in Greece. 100 world-wide artists are invited to exhibit. Awards are given.
Daven was awarded First Place for his painting Parisian Reflections.
Daven said Parisian Reflections is a view of the Christmas window of Au Printemps women’s store in Paris and shows the reflections of the buildings and sights on the sidewalk and across the street. The Paris Opera House (of Phantom fame) is on the square.
Janet Doll was awarded a Commended Award for her painting Tea Time.
The exhibition theme was Glimpses of Everyday Life, curated by George Politis, and the entries were juried by Agus Budiyanto, Stella Canfield, Amit Kapoor, Laurin McCracken, Agus McEwan, Prafull Sawant, Michael Solovyev, Tom Shaller, Sergey Temerev, Zhou Tianya, Jayson Yeoh, Ze Ze Lai.
On May 14, 2022, Urban Sketchers St. Louis organized a paint out at Missouri Botanical Garden from 9:30 a.m. to noon, and invited the Saint Louis Watercolor Society members to join them. The group was free to sketch anywhere in the garden with a throw down at 11:45 a.m. at the sculpture, Moutons (Sheep) (1977-1989), cast epoxy stone and bronze, 36 x 39 x 16 inches. It was a beautiful sunny day with the garden offering an abundance of things to sketch. Here are some photos from the day:
Marilynne Bradley, Michelle Graf and Maggie Zografakis were juried into the St. Louis Artists’ Guild’s exhibition, “New Perspectives in Drawing and Painting,” showing at the SLAG’s Juried Gallery, 12 N Jackson, Clayton, MO, from May 20 – Jun 18.
Five of Molly Edler’s paintings were selected by juror William Neukomm to be part of the Art St. Louis exhibition “Honor Awards 2022,” in their gallery at 1223 Pine Street, St. Louis, MO, showing from June 11 – July 14th.