Award Winners of the 2022 IAA Photography Awards Exhibition

The Reception & Awards Ceremony was held on Saturday, Feb. 12th from 2-4 pm at the Jaycee Park Center for the Arts. Juror for the show was Jim Duncan. The show will continue through Feb. 25th, and strike will be Feb. 26th 10:30-3pm. IAA Winter Gallery Hours: Tuesdays, 10:30 – 3 pm; Wednesdays & Saturdays 1-4 pm.

Award Winners:

1st in Show: “Word Up!” by Justin O’Keith Higgs of Fort Worth photo on canvas 36×24 2021 $2500 justinohiggs@att.net;
2nd: “The Ballet of the Dancing Blue Heron” by Kimmy Engen of Roanoke 12×13 2022 Digital Photo $125 kengen03@iaa-communications
3rd: “Dancing Cloud Spirits Speak” by James D. Neiswender of Denton 24×36 photo on canvas 2019 $350 James.neiswender1@gmail.com

For photos from the reception see the 2022 IAA Photo Album.

Works from IAA members and local photographers are represented in the exhibit, which was open to the North Texas area community. Participating photographers: Tina Alvarez, Darla Bostick, Terry Cockerham, Kimmy Engen, Raquel Gregory, Justin O’Keith Higgs, Murthy Mantha, James D. Neiswender. Gallery below: some works from the show.