Thursday, June 08, 2023

Bethesda Painting Awards Winners Announced!

Can I pick them or what?  

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And today from the Bethesda Urban Partnership:

Nicole Santiago wins Trawick Prize

The winners of the Bethesda Painting have been announced! Congratulations to our Best in Show winner Nicole Santiago, Williamsburg, VA, Second place went to Stephanie Cobb, Washington D.C.; Kate Fleming, Arlington, VA, won 3rd place; and the Young Artist award went to Lindsay Mueller, Arlington, VA. All nine finalist paintings will be exhibited at Gallery B from June 8th to July 2nd. Visit our website to learn more about the winners and all finalists.

Nicole Santiago
Nicole Santiago

Bethesda Art Walk on Friday, June 9

Have you had the opportunity to visit some of the galleries in downtown Bethesda? Get the chance during tomorrow's Art Walk. View artwork and get to know the artists from Amy Gaslow Gallery, Gallery B, Studio B, Triangle Art Studios and Waverly Street Gallery. Enjoy light refreshments from 6-8 pm, Friday, June 9th.

Participating Galleries and Exhibits
Amy Kaslow Gallery - "Color and Light" by London-based abstract landscape painter Jane Kell.
Gallery B - Paintings exhibited by the nice finalist of the 2023 Bethesda Painting Awards will feature the artwork of nine finalists.
Studio B - Original paintings by resident artists Linda Button, Shanthi Chandrasekar, Sara Leibman, and Gloria Solomon. Each artist creates, showcases, and sells their work onsite.

Triangle Art Studios - Visit and view the artwork of resident artists Stephen Estrada, Maruja Quezada, and Barbara Siegel.
Waverly Street Gallery – Kee Woo Rhee presents “Eloquence of Nature.”