porcelain blades of grass, in "Grass Variation (Mown Path)," won the Grand Award in the Arkansas Arts Center's 59th Delta Exhibition that opened last Friday. The award is worth $2,500; juror Betsy Bradley, director of the Mississippi Museum of Art, chose the Grand Award and Delta Award winners; members of the Arts Center's Contemporaries group chose the winner for the Contemporaries Award. The Delta Awards were $750; the Contemporaries Award was $250.
Other winners were Paula Kovarik
, Carlyle Wolfe
, Tommy Wallace
, Frank Hamrick
, Jason McCann
, Daniel Cassity
and LaDawna Whiteside
. You can read the full list of winners here
The exhibition includes 73 works by 57 artists. There were 1,120 entries from 497 artists.