May 31, 2013
Finalists Named For 2013 “Neddy At Cornish”
: Emily Gerhard. Untitled. 2012, oil on canvas, 32" x 30" . Photo by Art and Soul Photography.
: Andrea Heimer. "Mr. Humboldt Was So Dedicated To His Wife He Drank Only Her Bath Water And Sometimes Her Perfume When She Was Out Of Town. He Taught Their Four Boys Everything He Knew About Women." 2013, Acrylic on wood, 2 x 3' . Photo by Andrea Joyce Heimer.
: Matthew Offenbacher. Untitled (mums), oil on linen, 30 x 18", 2012 . Photo by Courtesy of the artist..
: Robert Yoder. TEENAGE DONNA (Flaccid), 2012, graphite and acrylic on paper with collage, 24 x 19 inches, courtesy of Platform Gallery..
: Julie Alpert. Mantle, 2012 wood, acrylic, house paint, duct tape, fabric, vinyl, 10'x3'x6'. Photo by Steven Miller.
: Victoria Haven. DOUBLE DARE, Acrylic on linen over panel, 26.5" x 25" x 0". Photo by Courtesy of the artist..
: Jack Daws. Better You Than Me, 2007, .45 caliber High Standard pistol, hollow points, enamel, plastic plug from a toy gun, 6 x 8 x 1.5" . Photo by Richard Nicol.
: Dan Webb. Cut Flamed Spalted, Carved Maple, 18" x 37" x 33", 2013 . Photo by Courtesy of the artist..
The Neddy at Cornish is an annual artist award program supported by the Behnke Foundation and housed at Cornish College of the Arts in memory of Robert E. (“Ned”) Behnke and in celebration of his life as an artist.
The four finalists for the 2013 Neddy in Painting are Emily Gherard, Seattle, WA; Andrea Heimer, Ferndale, WA; Matthew Offenbacher, Seattle, WA; and Robert Yoder, Seattle, WA.
The four finalists for the Neddy in Open Medium (any medium or combination of media grounded in the visual arts) are Cornish alum Dan Webb (AR ‘91), Seattle, WA, along with Julie Alpert, Seattle, WA; Victoria Haven, Seattle, WA; and Jack Daws, Seattle, WA.
Two of the artists, one in each category, will receive the 2013 Neddy at Cornish unrestricted awards of $25,000 each.
The other finalists will receive $1,000 each and participate in the 2013 Neddy at Cornish exhibition, September 4 through October 19, 2013, in the Main Gallery at Cornish College of the Arts.
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