Friday, May 13, 2011
The Song of Orpheus
Oil on Canvas
30" x 24"
Completed in 2010
My painting "The Song of Orpheus" won Editor's Choice Award in the COVER II WINNERS competition, sponsored by MyArtContest.com - and will be featured in Artist Portfolio Magazine (Issue 2), which will be available online soon. For reference, readers can view the first issue now. Below is the video presentation of this painting:
My Art Contest was created in Dec of 2007 as a way for artists to gain international exposure and to bridge the gap between artists, collectors and dealers around the world. Since then, My Art Contest has awarded thousands of dollars to support artist’s endeavors across the US and abroad. In recent years, the art world has seen a surge of online art contests. We are proud to be one of the original international juried online art contests. MyArtContest.com currently averages over 17,000 hits a day with over 500 unique visitors per day...
The entries have broad range of style and subject matters and the entries are mostly very accomplished and mature. It is great be included in this selected group.
The first prize went to Allan Gorman for his "On Old 17", which will be the cover art for Issue no. 2 of the Artist Portfolio Magazine:
The 2nd prize was awarded to Martyna Wolna- "Blue Pompo":
Adrian Wong won the third prize for his "Portrait of Grandfather" and Editor's Choice Award for "Portrait of First Pet (Unconditional Love)":
Adrian Wong - "Portrait of Grandfather"
Adrian Wong - "Portrait of First Pet (Unconditional Love)"
Editor's Choice Awards were awarded to 10 entries. Other winning entries are:
Donna Abbate - "Napoleon's Rabbit Army"
Sohpie Pickard - "Consolation"
Cherry Calcote Duncan - "Silent Roar"
Allan Gorman - "Zim"
Cecil Williams - "Nocturn"
Yvonne Lundehøj - "Astmatikeren"
Lorie McCown - "Moving Water"
Chuck Light - "Untitled"
It's Official - Editors Choice Award Certificate
Editor's Award on Artist Portfolio Magazine, Published by My Art Contest