Installation shot of ONE, Image courtesy of ©clarebrittphoto

Installation shot of ONE, Image courtesy of ©clarebrittphoto


June 1 - July 29, 2017
Reception: June 1, 6-8pm
Awards announced at 7pm

ONE is the Cleve Carney Art Gallery’s first ever emerging artist exhibition.  This exhibition is intended to provide a survey of contemporary artwork being created by artists in the region and across the country. 


Alejandro T. Acierto

Hernan Gomez Chavez

Michelle Graves 

Rebecca Griffith 

Daniel Hojnacki

Cathy Hsiao

Josh Johnson

Wes Kline + Erika Lynne Hanson

Abbey Muza

Kaveri Raina 

Monica Rezman

Laura Skinner

Patcharida (Opel) Smittinet

Jacqueline Surdell

Christina Warzecha

Hillary Wiedemann

Sara Willadsen

Sarah Beth Woods


2017 Emerging Artist Award Recipients:

Michelle Graves

Rebecca Griffith

Kaveri Raina

Patcharida (Opel) Smittinet

Exhibition catalogue

Jurying process

Work for the exhibition will be selected by a panel of artists and arts professionals from the region. The members of the jury are:

Anni Holm
Brian Kapernekas
Nickole Lanham
Kirsten Leenaars


Three artists from the exhibition will be selected to receive a $500 award for outstanding submissions and one artist will be given a $1,000 award for the best submission. The awards will be determined by the panel of jurors and be based on the artwork's quality of execution, conceptual clarity as well as its relevance to contemporary art and society.

Images courtesy of ©clarebrittphoto

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