Artist Reception and Juried Awards Presentation

Marshall McKay and Sharon Rogers-McKay
2017 Juried Competition Award

JACKIE AUTRY
Purchase Award

  • Glenda McKay (Ingalik-Athabascan)

LORA A. AND ROBERT U. SANDRONI
Best of Show

  • Glenda McKay (Ingalik-Athabascan)

LYNN AND STEPHEN VALBUENA
Best of Basketry

  • First Place Kelly Church (Ottawa / Chippewa / Potawatomi)
  • Second Place Kelly Church (Ottawa / Chippewa / Potawatomi)
  • Honorable Mention Iva Honyestewa (Hopi/ Navajo) 

THE CORCILLO FAMILY
Best of Diverse Cultural Art Forms

  • First Place Dallin Maybee (Northern Arapaho / Seneca)
  • Second Place Sean Rising Sun Flanagan (Taos Pueblo) 

BRENDA, GARY, AND HAYLEY RUTTENBERG
Best of Jewelry

  • First Place Jay Jacob Livingston (Navajo / Zuni) 
  • Second Place Emmett Navakuku (Hopi) 

LORA A. AND ROBERT U. SANDRONI
Best of Beadwork and Quillwork

  • First Place Beverly "Bear King" Moran (Hunkpapa Lakota / Standing Rock Sioux Tribe) 
  • Second Place Rosemary "Rickard" Hill (Iroquois / Tuscarora)

JODIE AND JIM REA
Best of Pottery

  • First Place Delores Juanico (Pueblo of Acoma) 
  • Second Place Johnathan Naranjo (Santa Clara Pueblo) 

DAVID CARTWRIGHT
Best of Wooden Carving

  • First Place Mark Taho (Hopi / Diné)
  • Second Place Shawn Deel (Navajo / Hopi)

MARY BETH AND W. RICHARD WEST, JR.
Best of Clothing and Personal Attire

  • First Place Emil Her Many Horses (Oglala Lakota) 
  • Second Place Maya Stewart (Chickasaw / Muscogee (Creek) / Choctaw) 

MARILYN AND CALVIN B. GROSS
Best of Painting and Mixed Media

  • First Place Randy Kemp (Choctaw / Muscogee-Creek / Euchee) 
  • Second Place Timothy Tate Nevaquaya (Comanche Nation) 

DAVID L. WILLIAMS
Best of Photography

  • First Place Zoe Urness (Tlingit)
  • Second Place Peggy Fontenot (Patawomeck / Potawatomi / Cherokee Descent) 

KCETLINK
Best of Sculpture

  • First Place Hubert Candelario (San Felipe Pueblo)
  • Second Place Monte Yellow Bird Black Pinto Horse (Arikara / Hidatsa)

JAMES R. PARKS
Best of Textiles

  • First Place Phil Singer (Navajo) 
  • Second Place Phil Singer (Navajo)

KCRW
YOUTH RECOGNITION

  • First Place Aiden and Andrew Chopito (Pueblo of Zuni) 
  • Honorable Mention Persephone Bebo-Maybee (Northern Arapaho / Seneca / Menominee / Ho-chunk) 
  • Honorable Mention Ethan Laughing (Navajo)