Summer Art Walk Awards Finalists and Winners

Congratulations to the finalists for the summer Art Walk Awards on Thursday, Aug. 22 at 1927 Events. These finalists were selected from a pool of nominees by City Arts staff. A tenth People’s Choice finalist was selected by an online popular vote

First place was awarded to Patri O Connor, the People’s Choice Finalist, Second Place went to Emma Levitt, and third place went to Kathy Liao. Congratulations to all of our winners!

Art Walk Awards awards three prizes every quarter: first place $1,250, second place $500 and third place $250. The first place winner also has his or her artwork featured in City Arts magazine. All 10 finalists will display their competing artwork at at the Art Walk Awards event and everyone who attends the event gets to vote for the winner. Learn more about the nomination process here.

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2. Patri O’Connor
“Skate Park”
oil on canvas
36″ x 48″

Courtesy of Alki Arts


Emma Levitt	At The Edge	wood relief, aquatint and collage	11'' x 14"Emma Levitt
“At The Edge”
Monotype with wood relief
22” x 30″

Courtesy of Works Progress

Paul Kuniholm Pauper Wearable Artwork, Future Beauty Intervention Silk, spandex, steel, wool. Each garment 36 inches in diameter Paul Kuniholm Pauper
Wearable Artwork, “Future Beauty Intervention” 
Silk, spandex, steel, wool
Each garment 36″ in diameter 

Courtesy of Form/Space Atelier

Marcio Díaz Hazy Farm House II Acrylic on Canvas 36 x 48 in.Marcio Díaz
“Hazy Farm House II”
Acrylic on canvas
36″ x 48″

Courtesy of ArtXchange Gallery

Shaun Kardinal "Inertia No. 9, 2013" hand-embroidered paper collage 17 x 14 inchesShaun Kardinal
“Inertia No. 9, 2013”
Hand-embroidered paper collage
17″ x 14″

Courtesty of LxWxH Gallery

Josh Manderville "Gurgitation of Nativity" acrylic on canvas 3'x4'Josh Manderville
“Gurgitation of Nativity”
Acrylic on canvas
3′ x 4′

Courtesy of Urban Light Studios

Jesse Link Analog Giclee Print on Canvas, Limited EditionJesse Link
Giclee print on canvas

18″ x 12″

Courtesy of Ghost Gallery

Tyna Ontko "I" Stone Lithography, Cut Paper, Beeswax 28.5" x 40" including frameTyna Ontko
Stone lithography, cut paper, beeswax
28.5″ x 40″ including frame

Courtesy of Ghost Gallery

Kathy Liao Lorien Gauache and Callage on Paper 25"x32" 18" x 12"Kathy Liao
Gauache and collage on paper
25″ x 32″

Courtesy of Blindfold Gallery

Dorothy McGuinness Satellite Hand painted watercolor paper 12" x 15" x 12”Dorothy McGuinness
Hand painted watercolor paper
12″ x 15″ x 12”

Courtesy of Phinney Center