Masters of the American West Fine Art Exhibition and Sale

Awards 2017

James R. Parks Trustees’ Purchase Award

Given in recognition of the work designated for purchase by the Autry Museum Board of Trustees

John Moyers, The Elders’ Walk

 

Thomas Moran Memorial Award for Painting

Given in recognition of exceptional artistic merit

Logan Maxwell Hagege, The Heart of Everything

 

The Kenneth T. and Eileen L. Norris Foundation Award for Sculpture

Given in recognition of exceptional artistic merit

Oreland C. Joe, Sr., Hopi Maiden From Second Mesa

 

Watercolor Award, Sponsored by Marilyn B. and Calvin B. Gross

Given in recognition of exceptional artistic merit

Dean L. Mitchell, Reservation Structures

 

Bob Kuhn Wildlife Award, Sponsored by Jodie and James Rea

Given in recognition of exceptional artistic merit

Thomas Quinn, Cranes Amused by Small Birds

 

Don B. Huntley Spirit of the West Award

Given in recognition of the most outstanding work in cowboy subject matter

Bill Anton, A Fresh Grizzly Track

 

Ross and Billie McKnight Artists’ Choice Award, in Honor of Howard and Marlies Terpning

Given in recognition of the work most popular with artists participating in the exhibition and sale

Mian Situ, Trail of Life at Canyon de Chelly

 

Patrons’ Choice Award

Given in recognition of the work most popular with patrons of the exhibition and sale

Mian Situ, Trail of Life at Canyon de Chelly

 

Gene Autry Memorial Award, Sponsored by Jay H. Grodin

Given in recognition of the most outstanding presentation of three or more works

George Carlson

 

John J. Geraghty Award, Sponsored by The Bohlin Co.

Established by the Autry Museum Board of Trustees to recognize an individual for his or her advancement of contemporary Western art

Alan Horn