Awards and Shows

Listed here are the exhibitions and shows that Gene entered for the year and the paintings that were accepted along with the awards that he received.

 

 

2019 • EXHIBITS AND AWARDS •

Members Show 2019, Colorado Watercolor Society, The Lakewood Cultural Center, Lakewood, CO, November 15, 2019 – January 3, 2020, Jury for awards

  • Hob Back Rock Pile” Dr Ph Martin Hydrus Fine Art Watercolors, H11x 15 inches

 

The Show – Artists You Sould Be Collection, Lapis Gallery, Denver, CO, August 1 – October 24, 2019

  • “Ode To Ted” Watercolor, S14.5 x 14.5 inches
  • “Fractured Shade” Watercolor, H14.25 x 21.5 inches
  • “High Country Autumn” Watercolor, H14.5 x 22 inches
  • “Still Needs Work” Watercolor, H14.25 x 21.5 inches
  • “Barn & Chicken Yard” Watercolor, H11x 15 inches
  • “Bent” Watercolor, H11x 15 inches
  • “Up Eureka Street” Watercolor, H11x 15 inches
  • “Aspen Shadows” Watercolor on Yupo, H9 x 12 inches
  • “I Don’t Know! What Do You Think?” Watercolor, H14.25 x 21.5 inches

 

42nd Annual Members Art Show, Holy Cross Lutheran Church, Wheat Ridge, CO, September 6 – November 8, 2019

  • “A January Day” Watercolor, H11 x 15 inches
  • “North Slope” Watercolor, H11 x 14 inches
  • “Copeland Falls” Watercolor, V11 x 14 inches

 

A Splash of Colorado 2019, Colorado Watercolor Society,Gunnison Arts Center, Gunnison, CO, August 2 – 31, 2019, Juror Peggy Morgan Stenmark

  • “Rocky Creek” Watercolor, V11 x 15 inches

 

“Group Of Us” Show, Fourth Wednesday Critique, Hunter Bay Coffee Roasters, Arvada, CO, May 1 – 31,2019

  • “Out of Work” Watercolor, H14.5 x 21.5 inches
  • “Old Tin Shed” Watercolor, H11 x 15 inches
  • “Autumn Cabin” Watercolor on Yupo, H9 x 12 inches

 

22nd Annual Colorado Visions Art Exhibit 2019, North Metro Arts Alliance, Westminster City Hall, Westminster, CO, April 29 – May 24, 2019, Juror Kelly Folsom

  • “Old Friends” Watercolor, H13 x 29.5 inches BEST OF SHOW Award
  • “Cool Running” Watercolor, V10.5 x 10.5 inches
  • “A January Day” Watercolor, H11 x 15 inches

 

28th Annual Colorado Watercolor Society State Exhibition,Colorado Watercolor Society, PACE Center, Parker, CO, May 3 – June 27, 2019, Juror Ken Goldman

  • “Beach Houses” Watercolor, H14.5 x 22 inches

 

72nd Annual Juried Fine Art Exhibition, Gilpin County Arts Association, Gilpin County Arts Association Gallery, Central City, CO, May 25  – August 2, 2019, Juror Susie Hyer

  • “Fractured Shade” Watercolor, H14.25 x 21.5 inches

 

Art From the Heart, Paletteers Art Club & North Metro Arts Alliance, College Hill Library at Front Range Community College, Westminster, CO February 1 – March 13, 2018, Juror David Smith, AWS

  • “Ode To Ted” Watercolor, S14.5 x 14.5 inches Honorable Mention
  • “Bent” Watercolor , H11 x 15 inches
  • “Aspen Shadows” Watercolor on Yupo, H9 x 12 inches

 

Rockies West – 29th Annual National Exhibition 2019, Western Colorado Watercolor Society, Western Colorado Center for the Arts, Grand Junction, CO, March 1 – 30, 2019, Juror David Smith

  • “Old Friends” Watercolor, H13 x 29.5 inches Merchandise Award

 

2nd Bi-Annual Art of the State Exhibition, A Juried Show of Colorado, Arvada Center for the Arts and Humanities, Arvada, CO, January 17 – March 31, 2019, Jurors Joy Armstrong, Daisy McGwan and Collin Parson

  • “North Slope” Watercolor, H11 x 14 inches

 

 

2018 • EXHIBITS AND AWARDS •

This Is Colorado,Heritage Fine Arts Guild of Arapahoe County, Colorago Gallery of the Arts, Arapahoe Community College, Littleton, CO, December 11, 2018 – January 17, 2018, Juror Trish Sangelo

  • “Winter Solitude” Watercolor, H11 x 14 inches, Selected for the Administration Exhibition following the show in the ACC President’s Office

 

Estes Valley Plein Air Event, Art Center of Estes Park Gallery, Estes Park, CO, September 1 – 30, 2018

  • “North Slope” Watercolor, H11 x 14 inches
  • “Cabin Eight” Watercolor,H11 x 14 inches
  • “Peachie Pink” Watercolor, H11 x 14 inches, Best Town Paint Out Award

 

41st Annual Members Art Show, Holy Cross Lutheran Church, Wheat Ridge, CO, September 9 – November 4, 2018

  • “Natural Rock Faces” Watercolor, H15 x 22 inches
  • “Autumn Cabin” Watercolor on Yupo, H9 x 12 inches
  • “Aspen Shadows” Watercolor on Yupo, V9 x 12 inches

 

35th Annual All Colorado Art Show, Curtis Arts & Humanities Center, Greenwood Village, CO, July 14 – August 24, 2018, Juror Patricia Aaron

  • “Out of Work” Watercolor, 14.5 x 21.5 inches, select for the post card & poster

 

45th Annual Rocky Mountain National Watermedia Exhibition, Center for the Arts Evergreen Gallery, Evergreen, CO, September 8 – October 27, 2018, Juror Mary Ann Beckwith

  • “Cool Running” Watercolor, V10.5 x 14.5 inches

 

2018 21st Annual Colorado Visions Art Exhibit, North Metro Arts Alliance, Westminster City Hall, Westminster, CO, May 1 – 31, 2018, Juror

      Sheri Farabaugh

  • “The Light Side” Watercolor, H14.5 x 21.5 inches
  • “Aspen Shadows” Watercolor on Yupo, V9 x 12 inches

 

27th Annual Colorado Watercolor Society State Exhibition,Colorado Watercolor Society, Library 21c Pike Peak Library District, Colorado Springs, CO, May 12 – June 27, 2018, Juror Robbie Laird

  • “High Country Autumn” Watercolor, H14.5 x 22 inches

 

71st Annual Juried Fine Art Exhibition, Gilpin County Arts Association, Gilpin County Arts Association Gallery, Central City, CO, May 25  – August 10, 2018, Juror Dave Santillanes

     • “I Don’t Know! What Do You Think?” Watercolor, H14.25 x 21.5 inches 

 

43rdAnnual Western Federation of Watercolor Societies Exhibition, Southern Arizona Watercolor Guild, The Gallery at Williams Center Plaza, Tucson, AZ, May 1 –  June 24, 2018, Juror Ted Nuttall

  • “Ode To Ted” Watercolor, 14.5 x 14.5 inches

 

Rockies West – 26thAnnual National Exhibition 2017, Western Colorado Watercolor Society, Western Colorado Center for the Arts, Grand Junction, CO, February 28 – April 1, 2017. Juror Fealing Lin

  • “I Don’t Know! What Do You Think?” Watercolor, H14.25 x 21.5 inches

 

Art From the Heart, Paletteers Art Club & North Metro Arts Alliance, College Hill Library at Front Range Community College, Westminster, CO February 1 – March 15, 2018, Judge Kathy Berkman

  • “Out of Work” Watercolor, 14.5 x 21.5 inches Honorable Mention

 

Member Show 2018, Colorado Watercolor Society, The Lakewood Cultural Center, Lakewood, CO, January 19 – March 26, 2018, Juror Dennis Pendleton

  • “Still Needs Work” Watercolor, H14.25 x 21.5 inches Honorable Mention

 

 

2017 • EXHIBITS AND AWARDS •

 

This Is Colorado, Heritage Fine Arts Guild of Arapahoe County, Colorago Gallery of the Arts, Arapahoe Community College, Littleton, CO, October 10 – November 2, 2017, Juror Lance Green

  • “The Light Side” Watercolor, H14.5 x 21.5 inches
  • “High Country Autumn” Watercolor, H14.5 x 22 inches, First Place

 

39th Annual Members Art Show, Holy Cross Lutheran Church, Wheat Ridge, CO, September 8 – November 10, 2017

  • “Upper Copeland Falls” Watercolor, V14.5 x 21.5 inches
  • “Old Tin Shed” Watercolor, H11 x 15 inches
  • “Churning Waters” Watercolor, H11 x 15 inches

 

44th Annual Rocky Mountain National Watermedia Exhibition, Center for the Arts Evergreen Gallery, Evergreen, CO, September 16 – October 28, 2017, Juror Stephen Quiller

  • “Between the Boulders” Watercolor, H14.5 x 21.5 inches

 

70th Annual Juried Fine Art Exhibition, Gilpin County Arts Association, Gilpin County Arts Association Gallery, Central City, CO, June 3 – August 6, 2017, Juror Stephen Quiller

  • “Postal Network” Watercolor, H11 x 30 inches
  • “A Rear View” Watercolor, H14.25 x 21.25 inches

 

26th Annual Colorado Watercolor Society State Exhibition, Colorado Watercolor Society, Foohtills Art Center, Golden, CO, April 21 – June 25, 2017, Juror Vladislav Yeliseyev

  • “Two Buttes” Watercolor, 14.5 x 21.5 inches, Sold at Opening Reception

 

2017 20th Annual Colorado Visions Art Exhibit, North Metro Arts Alliance, Westminster City Hall, Westminster, CO, April 10 – May 25, 2017, Juror Jane Hunt

  • “Still Needs Work” Watercolor, H14.25 x 21.5 inches Merit Award
  • “Upper Copeland Falls” Watercolor, V14.5 x 21.5 inches

 

Art From the Heart, Paletteers Art Club & North Metro Arts Alliance, College Hill Library at Front Range Community College, Westminster, CO February 2 – March 15, 2017, Judge Bruce Gomez

  • “A Late Summer Day”, H11 x 15 inches
  • “I Don’t Know! What Do You Think?” Watercolor, H14.25 x 21.5 inches, BEST OF SHOW
  • “Fenced Poppies” Watercolor, H11 x 15 inches

 

Rockies West – 25th Annual National Exhibition 2017, Western Colorado Watercolor Society, Western Colorado Center for the Arts, Grand Junction, CO, February 28 – April 1, 2017. Juror Iain Stewart

  • “In The Shed” Watercolor, H14.5 x 21.5 inches

 

Member Show 2017, Foothills Art Center, Golden, CO, February 3 – April 23, 2017,

  • “Fracture Memory” Watercolor, H10.5 x 14.5 inches

 

Member Show 2016, Colorado Watercolor Society, The Lakewood Cultural Center, Lakewood, CO, November 7, 2016 – January 9, 2017, Juror Dan Marshall

  • “I Don’t Know! What Do You Think?” Watercolor, H14.25 x 21.5 inches,  3rd Place Award