2000 - 2001
the winning artwork
Student Art Competition Winners Announced
The winners of the 2000-2001
Student Art Competition, hosted by Foothill-DeAnza
Community College and coordinated by Bill
Geisinger, were recently announced.
First Place Best of Show award was presented to Bari
Read, Maricopa Community College District, for a
ceramic titled Ruby 2000. The Judges Purchase
Award was presented to Marcel Perez, Santa Fe
Community College, for a silver gelatin print titled,
Second Place award was won by Austin
Horton, Santa Fe Community College, for
an intaglio titled There It Is; and Third
Place awards were presented to Jennifer Buddie,
Cuyahoga Community College, for a sculpture titled The
Courtship of the Electrictian and the Beautician; Kris
Ibach, Lane Community College, for an untitled oil
on canvas; and Sylvia Ojeda, Humber Community
College of Applied Arts and Technology, for a black-and-white
photograph titled, Vines.
Mentions were given to seven student artists, including Karla
Scheiner, Kirkwood Community College,
for dry point titled, Nigels Friend; Benjamin Lusk, Santa Fe Community College,
for an oil painting titled, In An Absence of the Self;
Johnson County Community College,
for a mixed media titled, Bondsman; Margarett
Ratelle, Dallas County Community College District,
for an etching titled Tete; Debra
Richardson-Wood, Sinclair Community College,
for a type c color print titled, Cat Dance; Katherine
Allen, Foothill-DeAnza Community College District,
for a computer graphics design titled, Go Forth &
Create Stamp Design; and Cliff
Brown, San Diego Community College District,
for a ceramic titled Election Year.
the leadership of Foothill-DeAnza Community College District,
the competition included over 100 works of art from League
colleges. A catalog of all entries is currently being produced
by Foothill-DeAnza and will be mailed to all League members
juror for the Student Art Competition was Mark Perlman.
Mark is a Professor of Art at Sonoma State University
in Northern California.
He holds a BFA from Eastern Michigan University and
a MFA from West Virginia University. As a painter and printmaker, Marks work has been shown
both nationally and internationally.
2001-2002 competition will be hosted by the Sinclair
Community College and coordinated by Sally