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Man and Nature: People, Planet and Prosperity
On Exhibit Nov. 5 - Jan. 10

painting annual 650Friends of Rookery Bay (FORB) and the United Arts Council of Collier County (UAC) invite you to join us at our award reception for the Southwest Florida Painting Annual. This year, 29 works by 21 artists were selected by juror Megan C. McShane, PhD., Associate Professor of Modern Art History at Florida Gulf Coast University. Dr. McShane will select three artists to receive awards during the evening's award reception. The three awards are $750 for Best in Show, the Juror's Choice Award of $350 for Excellence and the United Arts Council Merit Award for $150 sponsored in part by Cohen & Grigsby.

Join us for wine and light bites at the Exhibit Opening Reception, Nov. 29, 5:30-7 p.m.  The event is FREE, but registration recommended.

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The 2018 Selected Artist List:

Paul Arsenault
Muffy Clark Gill
Juan Diaz
Courtney Diekelmann
Maureen Gerrity
Valerie Ghoussaini
Tanya Trinkaus Glass
Mally Khorasantchi
Dora Knuteson
Deborah Martin
Adorable Monique
Julie Olander
Lynne Olson
Tara O'Neill
Gerry Roeder
Jo-Ann Sanborn
Ruthe A. Sholler
Tammra Sigler
Gloria Cocco Topczynski
Kaitlyin Handley
Lynne B. Wilcox

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