The Northern Virginia Fine Arts Festival is pleased to award ten artists each with a $500 cash prize, booth ribbons, and the option to be automatically juried into next year’s Festival. Winners are selected based upon a cumulative score by the panel of jurors. The 2021 Awards of Excellence are generously sponsored by the M Group Architects.

2019 Awards of Excellence

Ceramics
Thomas Clarkson

Drawing and Printmaking
Brianna Martray

Glass
Chris McCarthy

Fiber/Textiles and Leather
Elaine Unzicker

Furniture and Wood
Mick Whitcomb

Jewelry
Hilary Hertzler

Metal and Mixed Media 3D
Kue King

Painting and Mixed Media 2D
Amanda Outcalt

Sculpture
Fredrick Prescott

Photography and Digital & Multi-media art
Jonah Green

2018 Awards of Excellence

Ceramics
Jake Johnson

Drawing and Printmaking
James Skvarch

Glass
Robin Kittleson

Fiber/Textiles and Leather
Anne Bisone

Furniture and Wood
James Edward Barnes

Jewelry
Oliver Schnoor

Metal and Mixed Media 3D
Matthew Naftzger

Painting and Mixed Media 2D
Cassie Taggart

Sculpture
David Figueroa

Photography and Digital & Multi-media art
Chris Coffey

 

 

2017 Awards of Excellence

Ceramics
Beer CHUNHASWASDIKUL

Drawing and Printmaking
Kent AMBLER

Glass     
Richard RYAN

Fiber/Textiles and Leather
Fran MICHAELS

Furniture and Wood
Joel HUNNICUTT

Jewelry
Matthew NAFTZGER

Metal and Mixed Media 3D
David VIGO

Painting and Mixed Media 2D
Gerardo LECCESE

Sculpture    
Thomas WARGIN

Photography and Digital & Multi-media art
George SMYTH

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