Winners of the 2016 IAA Members Exhibit

2016IAAMembersShpwlogoIrving Art Association presents the award winners at the 61st Annual 2916 Members Juried Art Exhibition.

82 works of art are on display at the Jaycee Park Center for the Arts through May 28 with 33 artists participating. Awards were announced at the reception on May 24th.

Reception photos will be posted soon on the IAA Photo Album:

Details are listed on the Exhibit Catalog:  2016IAAMembersShowCatalogWeb

Best of Show: Smile by Sohrabian
Best of Show: Smile by Sohrabian

List of Awards

Best of Show: Smile by Behnaz Sohrabian 
Award of Excellence: Scarpa’s Dream by Steve K. Quevedo
Challenge Award (black & white theme): Night Sky by Monika Kumari

Dry Media (Drawing)
1st Place On the Guadalupe by Janice Hamilton
2nd Place Awaiting by Sudeep Kumar 3rd Place First Time Parents Janet Gean
Water Media
1st Place Keeping the Sun by Lynne Buchanan
2nd Place Watching and Waiting by Brett Dyer
3rd Place Soldier of Fortune by Gwen Revino
HM Marsh Morning by Jim Duncan
1st Place The Anderson Brothers by Jim Anderson
2nd Place Stormy Seas by Ann Rowley
3rd Place Fiery Fall Trees by Jane Kahler
HM 3 Girls at the Beach by Jene Gravley
Mixed Media
1st Place Frosted by VET
2nd Place Around the Town by Jean Knauber
3rd Place Black Sumi Rose by Sharon Giles

1st Place Lake Onega Kizhi Island by Mary Ann Vela
2nd Place After Rain by Monika Kumari
3rd Place My Thai by Patsy Davila

IAA Award of Excellence: Scarpa's Dream by Quevedo
IAA Award of Excellence: Scarpa’s Dream by Quevedo


  • May 1 – 28 Exhibit on view at the Jaycee Park Center for the Arts
  • May 24 – Reception & Awards: 7pm
  • May 28 – Strike Date 10am – 2pm 

July 9 – August 14, 2016:
the IAA Winners Exhibit will be at the Irving Art Center’s Dupree Lobby, 3333 N. MacArthur Blvd., Irving TX 75062 (61st Challenge entries will be included)

  • July 6 Drop off 9 am – noon
  • August 15 Pick up 9 am – noon

Artwork from this show not traveling to the IAA Winners Exhibit is invited to be a part oft the IAA Summer Exhibit at the West Irving Library, 4444 W. Rochelle, Irving TX 75062 (near the corner of Rochelle & Esters). Art will be on view May 28 – July 30. 

Winner’s Gallery