Feb 222014

Congratulations to the following Rochester Art Club Signature Members who won awards at our annual Signature member at the Patricia O’Keefe Ross Gallery in the Skalny Welcome Center at St. John Fisher College! The exhibit runs until March 31st.
Best of Show Kevin Feary
Rochester Art Supply Award Renee Renée Simone-Lee
Juror’s Awards
Diane Bellenger
Elizabeth King Durand
Ron Haas
Olivia Kim
G.a. Sheller
Jean Stephens

Merit Awards
Alan Brewen
Don Grieger
Richard Harvey
Julia Maddalina
Jean Stephens
Pat Tribastone

Feb 142014
  • Suzi Zefting-Kuhn was named a runner up in the 2014 Craftsy Pet Portrait Contest http://www.craftsy.com/blog/2014/03/announcing-the-winner-of-the-craftsy-pet-portrait-contest/
  • Congratulations to the following RAC members who won awards in the Pittsford Art Group Exhibit at Barnes & Noble, Pittsford: Lynn Wickes who won both a juror’s award and merit award; Kathleen Bolin who won a Body of Work award. The show juror was Patricia Tribastone. The show is up until March 30th.
  • Jean Stephens is an exhibiting artist in Made in NY 2014 at the Schweinfurth Arts Center, 205 Genessee St. Auburn NY 13201. Artists reception, Saturday March 29th  3-5pm.  Exhibit hours T-Sat 10-5, Sun 1-5
  • Barbara Jablonski was juried into the 3rd annual Finger Lakes Plein Air Competition at Canandaigua in June.  This is the third year she has participated in the competition.  Forty four artists from the US and Canada will competition for cash prizes.
  • Patricia Tribastone, PSA has won ‘Outstanding Pastel’ in the January Boldbrush Competition online for her pastel painting ‘ Crayon Vanistas’.
  • Brian O’Neill’s upcoming exhibit at the Arts and Cultural Council. Show opening Friday, April 4th 6-9pm. Muse


  • Steven Sidare, an Associate Affiliate member of the RAC, has had a jpeg of his work juried into the F & W’s publication, Incite 2, contest book. The book will be published in September of 2014. Congrats Steve!