2019 SculptureWalk Best of Show Winners
SculptureWalk 16th Anniversary Virtuoso Best of Show winners represent the best-of-the-best sculptures as judged on artistic merit and creativity by SculptureWalk sculptors. The top sculpture is “Silver Belle” by internationally recognized artist, Heather Wall of Powell River, British Columbia, Canada.
The winning artists receive a cash award made possible by a gift from the Scoular Family Trust and become eligible to be named a Virtuoso Sculptor.
The 2019 Award Winners
Best of Show $2,000 Award
Silver Belle – Heather Wall
Best of Show II Awards $1,000 to Each
In the Mystic Forest – Bobbie Carlyle
An Angel in Contemplation – Ben Hammond*
Under Construction – Gary Hovey
High Five – Christine Knapp
Keep Your Balance – Ray Kobald
All The World – Lee Leuning & Sherri Treeby* New Virtuoso Sculptors
Spiral Dance – Harold Linke
Respendent Ardor - Gregory Mendez
Confluence – Ken Newman
Kit Fox – Pokey Park
Prairie Vane – Dan Perry
Cimarron – Travis Sorenson* New Virtuoso Sculptor
*Ben Hammond, Travis Sorenson, Lee Leuning & Sherri Treeby have achieved SculptureWalk Virtuoso Sculptor Certification and will now be recognized as Virtuoso Sculptors.
Sculptures are judged by their peers for artistic merit and creativity. BEST OF SHOW and 12 BEST OF SHOW II awards will be presented. Artists winning 3 Best of Shows over their career will be honored as a SculptureWalk Virtuoso Sculptor. All Virtuoso Sculptors will receive prominent status and honorariums of $1,500 per year going forward.