Annual Spring Art Show

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AANNY was host to its 19th Annual Spring Art Show on May 18th through June 8th.

 The winning painting by William Christopherson for the 'Outstanding North Country Theme'  titled  'The Old Narrows'.  

2019 Spring Art Show First Place Winners

Outstanding North Country Theme

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'The Old Narrows'  by William Christopherson 

Best Watercolor

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' Greenwood Falls' by Leanne Lampson 

Best Oil/Acrylic

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' Really?'  by Jerry Merrill 

Best Pastel

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'Blue Cypress Lake' by Stephen Yaussi 

Best Photography

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' W. Main St. - Sackets Harbor'  by Richard Sherry 

Best Drawing

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' Hannah' by Lynn Newman 

3-Dimensional

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'Form Meets Function' by Martha Aschmann 

Youth

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'Andrew's Creation' by Andrew Freeman 

Meet Our 2019 Judge – Christine LaBare

 

Christine  is a twenty-eight-year resident of the north country. Christine’s love of the arts came at an early age while growing up in Syracuse, N.Y.


She continued that love throughout her life, focusing on the arts and humanities through college at Mohawk Valley Community College and Virginia Commonwealth University. She later pursued an education degree and taught art education for eight years. Christine currently is a school administrator.


Christine has been a past member of the Regional Scholastic Art Competition Executive Advisory Board, and an Assistant Director of the New York State Fair Amateur and Professional Art Show. Christine also has had strong student representation at area and state wide art shows.


Christine currently resides in Carthage, N.Y. with her husband Randy.

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