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KY National Wildlife – SEE ONLINE

October 3 to November 30 – Kentucky National Wildlife Art Exhibit (Henderson Fine Art Center)

SEE THE 2016 EXHIBIT and all AWARD WINNERS

Henderson, Kentucky, home of John James Audubon hosts the twelfth biennial Kentucky National Wildlife Art Exhibit. John James Audubon lived and painted in Henderson from 1810 to 1819, it is here that he set the course toward painting every bird in North America. The purpose of the exhibit is to increase awareness for the preservation of wildlife and to recognize artists who derive inspiration and imagery from the wildlife and environment.

The contributions listed below make-up the 2016 KY Wildlife Award:
Anonymous $500 • Anonymous $500 • A.D. Sprague Award $250 • Lorna Littrell $200 (In Memory of Hubert Phillips) • Hazex Construction CO $150 • Sonnie Nolan $100 (In Memory of George E. Nolan, Jr. and Ronald D. Smith) • Simon’s Shoes $100 • Ron & Susie Moore $50 – KENTUCKY WILDLIFE AWARD $2000 – Calm Interrupted

$600 Nell Dorsey Memorial Award presented by:
Mitchell & Victoria Deep, John & Ann Hodge, Scott & Jennifer Keach, Dorsey & Glenn Ridley, and Dr. Kurt Wilson – NELL DORSEY AWARD $600 – Out of the Mist

Sponsor: Friends of Wildlife $1500

2016 Awards & Linked Winners
Ronald David Smith Memorial Award $1000 – Painted Bunting
Henderson Breakfast Lions Club Award $1000 – Barren Land Beauty
Precision Cooling Towers Award $1000 – Resilient Recluse
Independence Bank Award $500 – Olympic Canopy
Whittaker Gun Award $500 – Life is a Picnic
Proof LCC Award $500 – Catching Dinner
Chuck Stagg Memorial Award $500 – Inspiration for Basket Weavers
Merritt Deitz Memorial Award $500 – Go Your Own Way
John Richard Warren Award $500 – A Magical Encounter
Ed D. McClellan Award $400 – Vortex
Jule McClellan Wildlife Award $400 – Divided Seasons
John and Dawn Kelsey Award $400 – Bayou Beauty
John Stanley Hoffman Memorial Award $300 – Belted King Fisher #1
John Thomas “Tommy” Triplett Memorial Award $300 – Spring Break
Vaughn Insurance Award $300 – No Laughing Matter
Farmers State Bank & Trust $300 – Scanning the Area
Home Oil & Gas Company Award $250 – The Shell Bar
Marvin Moran Memorial Award $250 – Harvest Time
David & Arlene Alexander $200 – Grass Carp Diem
Elvis Campbell Memorial Award $200 – Little Blue’s Catch
Henderson Society of Art Award $200 – Somewhere in Time-Barn Swallow