Celebrating visual art of the human form

Figureworks Award Show 2016

On display at Saint Brigid's Centre for the Arts, Ottawa from November Nov 23rd to Dec 4th, 2016. (full details)

Figureworks Winners as selected by our fantastic jury

Half-Submerged (Eight Years Old Today) by Peter Adams

First Prize ($1000):
Half-Submerged (Eight Years Old Today)

Peter Adams
2015
Oil paint with paint markers.
12" x 16"
$1400

Âmes soeurs by Helena Vallée Dallaire

Second Prize ($750):
Âmes soeurs

Helena Vallée Dallaire
2016
Oil on canvas
48 x 36 inches
$3800

Gripped by Edd Baptista

Third Prize ($500):
Gripped

Edd Baptista
2014
Acrylic, conte and charcoal on paper.
44" x 30"
$1700

Overview by Mat Dubé

Honourable Mention ($250):
Overview

Mat Dubé
2016
Watercolour, pencil, acrylic, and sculpture on watercolour paper
30" x 22"
$1200

Happy old tibetan by Zhou Wu

President's Award ($500):
Happy Old Tibetan

Zhou Wu
2014
watercolor on paper
40" x 27.5"
$6,000

Fancy Pants by Tricia Kaman

Kama Pigments Award: Fancy Pants

Tricia Kaman
2013
oil on canvas
24" x 30"
$1200

Youth by Aino Lutter

Kama Pigments Award: Youth

Aino Lutter
2015
oil on canvas
18 1/2" x 15"
$1600

Evolution by Philippe Pallafray

Kama Pigments Award: Evolution

Philippe Pallafray
2016
steel, computer memory, taxidermy
86 x 19 x 15 in.
$6500


Other works in the 2016 Figureworks show (alphabetical).

Hands of a Huntsman by Peter Adams

Hands of a Huntsman

Peter Adams
2015
Oil on canvas.
21" x 14"
$450

Melancholy by Dianne Allen

Melancholy

Dianne Allen
2013
acrylic on canvas
36" x 48"
$1600

Her story emerges by Iris Arnon

Her story emerges

Iris Arnon
2016
Oil stick, oil pastel, charcoal on mylar
17" x 11"
$500

Where past becomes present by Iris Arnon

Where past becomes present

Iris Arnon
2016
Stoneware, slips and oxides
25" x 5" x 5"
$550

Johanna by Rami Baglio

Johanna

Rami Baglio
2016
oil on linen
21" x 15"
$550

Before The Storm by Rami Baglio

Before The Storm

Rami Baglio
2016
oil on linen
46" x 30"
$1600

Rosalinde Baumgartner

Hans

Rosalinde Baumgartner
2014
Black sculpture clay, fired to cone 6
15" x 10" x 8"
$800

P-ID-145-25.02.2015 by J. Lynn Campbell

P-ID-145-25.02.2015

J. Lynn Campbell
2015
Archival Gicl´e print on Arches Watercolour 300g CP, pigment pen, acrylic ink, acrylic paint, 22-carat gold leaf
24" x 16.5"
$1356

Calling by Miki K.T. Chart

Calling

Miki K.T. Chart
2016
Oil on panel
24" x 24"
$1600

Le refus by Emilie Coquil

Le refus

Emilie Coquil
2015
White clay, pigment, glaze
13" x 10" x 0.5"
$300

Amazing Grace by Allison Fagan

Amazing Grace

Allison Fagan
2016
Coloured pencil on Stonehenge paper
11" x 14"
$1200

Daydream by Jennifer Foster

Daydream

Jennifer Foster
2016
Drawing in traditional trois crayons (sanguine, black, and white).
26" x 21"
$450

Farewell Fraser, Hello Veronica! by Lauren Foster-MacLeod

Farewell Fraser, Hello Veronica!

Lauren Foster-MacLeod
2016
oil on birch panel -- two 12" x 16" panels
17.5" x 28"
$1000

Anna d'Aberville by Kasia Gizewska

Anna d'Aberville

Kasia Gizewska
2016
drafting film, colour pencils
12" x 9"
Not for sale

Anima Blueprint by Laura den Hertog

Anima Blueprint

Laura den Hertog
2015
Oil on canvas
30" x 30"
$3150

First Sister by Diana Jackson

First Sister

Diana Jackson
2016
Pit-fired Ceramics
19" x 4" x 4"
Not for sale

Nat by Sally Jackson

Nat

Sally Jackson
2015
Watercolour & graphite
18" x 14.5"
$450

Wild by Yves Jardon

Wild

Yves Jardon
2015
Photography on archival paper with pigment ink
36" x 30"
$2000

Anatomical Abstraction: This is the House I Live In by Mary Kritz

Anatomical Abstraction: This is the House I Live In

Mary Kritz
2016
Davey Board, Paper, wood, mylar, Medieval Anatomy images, water-based inks, laminate material, mirror leaf, archival varnish
Closed: 8 15/16 x 10 13/16 x 10 13/16 inches/22.7 x 27.5 x 27.5 cm ; Open: 21.8 x 54 x 54 cm/ 8 5/8 x 22 x 22 inches
$750

What Lies Beneath: A Hermeneutical Study of My Husband by Sarah Lacy

What Lies Beneath: A Hermeneutical Study of My Husband

Sarah Lacy
2016
oil on linen
24" x 18"
Not for sale

Being Benedicte by Dominic Laporte

Being Benedicte

Dominic Laporte
2016
Acrylic, Graphite, Ink, on Canvas
5'x2.5'
$1750

Double Eclipse by Charlene Lau Ahier

Double Eclipse

Charlene Lau Ahier
2014
Oil on Birch Panel
30" x 30"
$2700

An Artists Gaze by Aino Lutter

An Artists Gaze

Aino Lutter
2016
oil on canvas
17 1/2" x 11"
$1200

Waiting Room by David McClyment

Waiting Room

David McClyment
2015
charcoal, spray paint on paper
two paper panels, @70 x 50 in, total 70 x 100 in
$2000

Motif Of A Mother by Kelsey McGruer

Motif Of A Mother

Kelsey McGruer
2016
Inkjet print on archival paper
42" x 30"
$1500

Elegy by Maureen Rooney Mitchell

Elegy

Maureen Rooney Mitchell
2016
Oil on gallery canvas
48" x 36"
$1900

Reduction (Self-Portrait) by Shawna Munro

Reduction (Self-Portrait)

Shawna Munro
2016
Cross-stitching on Aida fabric
34" x 23"
$8000

Quilted Wisdom by Painters6

Quilted Wisdom

Painters6
2016
Oil and Acrylic on Canvas on Cotton Quilt
62" x 42"
$3000

Karine Pjontek

Youth

Karine Pjontek
2016
oil on linen
24" x 30"
$700

Erin by David Prichard

Erin

David Prichard
2015
Photo rag paper
13" x 19"
$550

Standing Nude by Susan Powell

Standing Nude

Susan Powell
2014
watercolour on 3001b watercolour paper
28" x 21"
Not for Sale

In Medias Res by Izabella Pruska-Oldenhof

In Medias Res

Izabella Pruska-Oldenhof
2016
Internet, AndreaMosaic app, 16mm film, wood frame.
Please view the installation https://vimeo.com/138349026
(200 cm x 80 cm) each = 2 in total or (200 cm x 170 cm) in total for the two film mosaic compositions.
$5000

Stella by Kylie Sandford

Stella

Kylie Sandford
2016
Oil on board
24" x 36"
Not for sale

Johana by Gustavo Schossler

Johana

Gustavo Schossler
2016
Pencil and pastel on paper
9.4" x 8.3"
$600

Sleepless by Michael Silverstone

Sleepless

Michael Silverstone
2015
Graphite, watercolour
24" x 18"
Not for sale

The Portrait of the Sisters of Distress by The Sisters of Distress

The Portrait of the Sisters of Distress

The Sisters of Distress
2015
Oil and Acrylic on wood (Framed) by multiple artists Natalie Nadeau, Iqrar Rizvi and Oliver Harrison
3' x 4'
Not for sale

The Light in The Shadows by Audrey Smith

The Light in The Shadows

Audrey Smith
2015
Acrylic, Conte, Charcoal on canvas
48" x 36"
$2600

Social Portraits by Mark Stephenson

Selection of 4 (of many) Social Portraits - a series exploring the online persona

Mark Stephenson
2016
oil on 11in x 11in panel
(top left) 027 - Daniel, (top right) 026 - Bill, (bottom left) 022 - Rachel, (bottom right) 024 - Shirl
11" x 11" (each)
Not for sale

Point Guard by Mark Stephenson

Point Guard

Mark Stephenson
2016
Pen and Ink on 140lb hot pressed paper
20" x 14"
$450

Vincent by Simon Talbott

Vincent

Simon Talbott
2016
Watercolor on paper
9" x 7"
$200

The Juggler by Erica Lindsay Walker

The Juggler

Erica Lindsay Walker
2016
Graphite on paper
27 x 16 1/2" unframed
Not for sale

Transfigure by Brian Whitestone

Transfigure

Brian Whitestone
2015
Black and White Archival Photographic Print
10" x 4"
$500

Precious Crow by Zoey Zoric

Precious Crow

Zoey Zoric
2016
oil on panel
24" x 20"
$840