October 2020 - Congratulations to our co-president Vince Matulewich:
Vince Matulewich was honored with the Art Alliance Award in the “October 2020 Exhibit” for his photograph “Foggy Jersey Heaven”. This photograph had previously won Best In Show at the Art Society of Monmouth County’s January 2020 “Toni Wilczewski Memorial Photography Exhibit”.
In addition, the judges of the Guild of Creative Art's “2020 Virtual October Juried Show” have awarded Vince the Bob Warwick Memorial Award for Pet Photography, a Silver Medal for his photograph “Riley and Friend”.
Ellen Rubinstein's “Sea Sculpture” won third place in photography in the recent Monmouth Arts’ Senior Show and “Love my Mudbath” won the ‘Wit and Whimsy’ award in the Guild of Creative Art’s October show.
Lois Kiely exhibited her acrylic paintings in "Ocean Township Fall Art in the Park" show held in Palaia Park, Ocean Township, Oct.11, 2020.
August 7, 2020
Congratulations to our members who participated in and were awarded recognition for their artwork.
Monmouth County Senior Art Show Participants and Awardees
At the 8/15/19 Awards Ceremony and Reception at the Monmouth County Library Headquarters, eleven of our members (out of 97 entrants) were awarded prizes for the artwork they submitted to the 2019 Monmouth County Senior Art Contest and Exhibition sponsored by the Monmouth County Board of Chosen Freeholders, Monmouth County Office on Aging, and Monmouth Arts.
Congratulations to our members! First place winners go on to the statewide competition. Good luck to Johanna, Michael, Barbara, Sol, Ellen, and Marie!
Acrylic Professional 1st Place: Johanna Ericson
Acrylic Non-Professional 3rd Place: Patty Chasey
Watercolor Professional 2nd Place: Linda J. Hart
Drawing Professional 1st Place: Michael Ferrara
Drawing Non-Professional 3rd Place: Theresa Trocchia
Pastel Professional 1st Place: Barbara John Calvo
Pastel Non-Professional 1st Place: Sol Hara
Photography Professional 1st Place: Ellen Rubinstein
Photography Professional 3rd Place: Marilyn Baldi
Photography Professional Honorable Mention: Lois Wilkes
Print Professional 1st Place: Marie Maber
Congratulations to all!
Two members of the Art Society of Monmouth County take top honors at the Guild of Creative Art’s 17th Annual Open Juried EyeSights 2020 Photography Show. Vince Matulewich was awarded Best in Color for his “Decorative Mum - Indian Summer” and Marilyn Baldi was awarded Best in Monochrome for her “Solo Shot II”. The can be viewed at the Guild until March 25, 2020.
Marilyn Baldi will be participating in the” Best of the Senior Art Show”, Art Space105, Red Bank September 6 through October 16 and “Hot Sugar” Art and Photography Exhibit, West End Arts Center, Long Branch, October 2 through November 1, 2019.
Congratulations to Lois Wilkes on Foggy Day being selected for the AARP Calendar!