The exhibition features pastel works by 59 artists, selected from more than 330 entries. Artist Doug Dawson acted as juror of selection for the show, and artist Albert Handell is the awards-juror. Both Hall of Fame artists are represented by the Ventana Gallery.
The opening reception will be Friday, June 5, from 5 to 7 pm, and the exhibition will run through Monday, June 8. Gallery hours are 9:30 to 5:30 Monday through Saturday, and 10 to 4 on Sunday.
Check out a show preview on the gallery’s website.
Pictured above: Genesis (pastel, 18×24) by Frederick D. Somers