Sunday, October 6, 2013

Congratulation to the winners of the EAI 3rd Annual Juried Encaustic/Wax Exhibition

The Encaustic Art Institute congratulates the following who entered and made it into the final selection of the 3rd Annual Juried Encaustic/Wax Exhibition. Awards given for Best of Show and for Award for Excellence.

This year Karen Hymer, from (AZ) won Best of Show, with her painting, "Untitled #1, Inner Spaces Series". below left

Kay Hartung, from (MA) won the Award of Excellence, for her painting, "Cells Surfacing 8". below right

The show will hang at the Encaustic Art Institute Gallery - Cerrillos, New Mexico through November 4th. Opening: Saturday, October 5th, from noon - 5 pm. The Gallery is open weekends Noon to 5 pm, or by appointment. This Exhibition is a remarkable representation of encaustic/wax work, by passionate artists across the country. The diversity of style along with the uniqueness of the medium, makes this show of 49 juried artists a "must see". Encaustic Art Institute: 18 County Road 55A (General Goodwin Road) Just 20 minutes south of Santa Fe on the scenic Turquoise Trail Hwy. 14. (4 miles North of Madrid). Go to for map directions. EAI is a non-profit 501 C3. 85% of all profits go directly to the artist. Call Douglas Mehrens: 505-424-6487 for more information. Log on to our website:

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