Susan Lynn receives the Elta Joyce Murphey Grand Prize Award for her watercolor titled "Peace on the River".
Olena Babak captures the essence of the "Passing it On" bronze on the Paseo walk to the river downtown.
Carla Bosch receives the Museum Purchase Award for "Day's Reward" with sponsors Lee & Patrick Moore.
International Juried Competition
October 23 - 30, 2021
Grand Prize winner Christine Lashley along with Museum and award patron Elta Joyce McAfee,
Awards Judge Tim Newton, and Museum of Fine Arts Director Howard Taylor.
Click below to view the 2021 Award winning paintings:
2021 Awards Paintings Slide Show
Congratulations to the 2021 Competition Winners:
Grand Prize – The Elta Joyce Murphey Award
Christine Lashley, "Night at the Museum"
Best Body of Work Award – Richard Sneary
Artist Choice Award – Mat Barber Kennedy
2nd Place Award – Bill Farnsworth
3rd Place Award – Spencer Meagher
The above artists in blue receive an automatic invitation to the 2022 EnPleinAirTEXAS!
Museum Purchase Award - Mark Shasha
Judge’s Award of Distinction – Christopher Leeper
Texas Ranchland Award – John Caggiano
Texas Precious Water Award – Suzie Baker
Spirit of San Angelo Award – Brienne Brown
Ken Landon Waterlily Award – Olena Babak
Best Architectural Award – Mat Barber Kennedy
Texas Artists Camp Award – Gary Tucker
Field Ranch Favorite Award – Nancy Tankersley
Mini-Pearls of the Conchos - 4 Judge's Choice Awards
Roping Paint-Out - 4 Judge's Choice Awards -
Yong Hong Zhong
Roping Paint-Out Open Category - 3 Judge's Choice Awards -
Roping Paint-Out - Best San Angelo Artist Award -
The 2021 EnPleinAirTEXAS
Click on an artist's name to learn more about them!
Olena Babak ~ Heartland, Maine
Suzie Baker ~ Shenandoah, Texas
Tim Beall ~ St. Michaels, Maryland
Jacalyn Beam ~ Greenville, Delaware
Carla Bosch ~ Liberty Hill, Texas
Anthony Bowes ~ Chesterfield, Virginia
Kent Brewer ~ Waxahachie, Texas
Allen Brockbank ~ Centerville, Utah
Brienne M Brown ~ Julian, Pennsylvania
Tom Brown ~ Fairview, Texas
John Caggiano ~ Rockport, Massachusetts
Philip Carlton ~ Fruita, Colorado
Bill Farnsworth ~ Venice, Florida
Hai Ou Hou ~ Stevensville, Maryland
Qiang Huang ~ Cedar Park, Texas
Kathleen Hudson ~ Colorado Springs, Colorado
Debra Huse ~ Costa Mesa, California
Mat Barber Kennedy ~ Chicago, Illinois
CHRISTINE LASHLEY ~ Reston, Virginia ~ 2021 Elta Joyce Murphey Grand Prize
Christopher Leeper ~ Canfield, Ohio
Susan Lynn ~ Rockport, Massachusetts
Spencer Meagher ~ Mount Vernon, Illinois
Antwan Ramar ~ Orlando, Florida
Mark Shasha ~ Swampscott, Massachusetts
Richard Russell Sneary ~ Kansas City, Missouri
Nancy Tankersley ~ Easton, Maryland
Gary Tucker ~ Boston, Massachusetts
Bob Upton ~ St. Paul, Minnesota
Durre Waseem ~ Corona, California
Stewart B White ~ Easton, Maryland
Jeff Williams ~ Stillwater, Oklahoma
Yong Hong Zhong ~ Lake Oswego, Oregon
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