This page is for members of the Blue Whole Gallery to list activities and awards from outside the gallery. Enjoy and look for us in other art venues!
News for 2016
Ryoko Toyama has been selected as the artist for the cover of this years Rainshadow Poetry Book. Well Done Ryoko
News from 2015
Marilynn Evans entered work in the Clallam Co. Fair and received a Blue Ribbon for “Flag Carrier” and a Red Ribbon for “Barrel Racing”
Ryoko Toyama and Karen Rozbicki Stringer are both accepted in the 17th Annual Art Port Townsend Juried Art Exhibition, “Expressions Northwest,” which will be held 31 July-30 August at the Northwind Arts Center, 701 Water Street, Port Townsend. Link to show: online juried show
Deb Sterk and Terry Grastiet were participants in the Northwind Abstract Art Show.
Pam Walker was nominated for an award from the 2015 International Color Awards. There were 7,358 entries received from 79 countries and her work received a high percentage of votes overall. That put her in the top 10%. Certainly an achievement, well done!
Terianne Stratton had 2 pieces selected for a juried show at Northwind Arts Center for the month of March, on exhibit until March 30th- the show is entitled Book Inspired and was curated by David Sessions and Lynette Sandbloom. She also was juried in the Artist Showcase for 2015!!
Ryoko Toyama and Karen Rozbicki Stringer are both in the 2015 CVG show. Congrats !!!! Double Congrats to Karen Stringer, she won Second Place in Photography!!!!
The annual CVG Show in Bremerton’s Collective Visions Gallery is one of the largest and most prestigious art competitions in the Northwest. Over 270 artists from 70 Washington cities submitted nearly 800 artworks for consideration. Of these only 130 pieces were selected for inclusion in the show. Greg Robinson, Executive Director and Curator of Washington State’s newest art museum, the Bainbridge Island Museum of Art is the juror for this year’s competition. The 2015 CVG Show opens on January 24, and will run until February 28 in Bremerton.