Artlink Inc. is pleased to present exceptional works by Arizona artists in the 23rd Annual Artlink Juried Exhibition. This exhibit has been a premier showcase for emerging and established artists throughout the state, featuring a wide cross-section art being made in Arizona, including painting, photography, sculpture, performance and installations. The event is one of the largest group exhibitions held in Arizona, hosted by FOUND:RE Phoenix Hotel in downtown Phoenix.
Each year three outstanding artists receive cash awards as part of the jury process, which is funded by Artlink. The first place award winner received $5,000, second place $1,500, and third place $750.
Winners were announced at the opening reception of the exhibition on Thursday, November 2, at FOUND:RE Phoenix Hotel in downtown Phoenix.
The following panel of prestigious jurors from the Arizona arts community selected 53 inspired works from nearly 1000 pieces that were submitted for consideration:
- CeCe Cole – artist and curator
- Julio Morales – artist, curator, and the Executive Director of MOCA Tucson
- Christian Ramirez – Assistant Curator of Contemporary and Community Art Initiatives for Phoenix Art Museum
Congratulations to the selected artists:
Susan Allred, James Adele Baxter, Bob Booker, Kent Corbin, Carlos Encinas, Lando Acosta, Joseph Farbrook, Edgar 8ahau Fernandez, Will Fields, Andrew G Finch, Jill Friedberg, Daniel Friedman, Patrick Giblin, Regan Henley, K.J. Herb, Travis Ivey, Dino Jagger III, Adriene Jenik, Debra Kay, Yunie LeNoue, Kris Manzanares, Rowan Mastandrea, Cynthia Miller, Mehrdad Mirzaie, Ollie Museum, Daniella Napolitano, Anh-Thuy Nguyen, Tom Ortega, Tori Jane Ostberg, Cyd Peroni, Mark Peterman, Kelsey Phillips, Nicole Poppell, Christina Ramirez, Joe Ray, Gracie Rhyne, Safwat Saleem, Anne Sipos, Sophie Smith, Omar Soto, Mila Strugatsky, Chelsie Tamala, Dean K Terasaki, Carlos Valcarcel, Chris Vena, Shoreigh Williams, Rae Wilson, Kristy Winterbourne and Hyewon Yoon.
Thanks to our partner FOUND:RE Phoenix Hotel, the show will run November 2, 2023 through February 2024 and be open to the public daily.