Lake Placid The Lake Placid Center for the Arts is pleased to present the 2012 Adirondack Juried Art Show: A Showcase of Regional Artists. The Adirondack Juried Art Show will be on exhibit through Oct. 20 in the LPCA Fine Arts Gallery. Gallery hours are Tuesday through Saturday from 1-5 p.m. Admission is free.
The Winners of this Juried Show were announced at the opening reception on Friday, Sept. 14. This year's Jurors, Caroline Welsh and P.J. Labarge, announced three Best In Show prizes along with second and third place awards and four honorable mentions.
The awards are as follows:
• Painting - Best In Show for most original treatment of subject, technical excellence and quality of presentation: “Making Waves,” by Anne Diggory.
• Photography - Best In Show for composition, technical excellence and quality of presentation: “Palm Streams,” by Eleanor Sweeney
• Drawing - Best In Show for originality of subject, technical excellence and quality of presentation: “A Little Night Music,” by Lynda Naske
Second Place Painting was awarded to Valerie Patterson for, “From the 1% to the 99%;” Second Place Photography went to Olaf Soot for, “Misty Cataracts of the Opalescent;” Third Place Photography went to Jeri Wright for, “Ausable Impression V.”
Honorable Mentions went to: Susan Camp for, “Passings;” William Crosby for, “Avalanche Pass;” Suzanne Doin for, “Point The Sky: Champlain Sunrise;” and Ken Wiley for, “Not Juliet's Balcony.”
The Adirondack Juried Art Show is an annual event open to artists of all media including photography, sculpture, painting, drawing, fiber, ceramics, woodcrafts, jewelry, prints and constructions. The Lake Placid Center for the Arts awarded approximately $1,000 in cash and gift certificates. For more information, call 523-2512 or visit online LakePlacidArts.org .