The 88th Annual Exhibition of the National Watercolor Society is on view through November 1 at the Riverside Art Museum, in Riverside, California. The opening reception and awards luncheon is scheduled for September 13. Among the award winners are Soon Y. Warren, winner of the society’s purchase prize for Feeding Time; Robbie Laird, who won the Loa Ruth Sprung Award for Tidal Triangle; and Richard Hanson, who won the Jack Richeson & Co. Purchase Award for Contemplating Reality. As part of the exhibition events, three nationally known instructors—Carla O’Connor, Cheng Khee-Chee, and Dale Laitinen—will offer demonstrations beginning September 14.
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by Richard Hanson, watercolor, 17 x 18. Winner of the Jack Richeson & Co. Purchase Award.
by Soon Y. Warren, watercolor, 30 x 22. Winner of the NWS Purchase Prize.
by Robbie Laird, watercolor, 15 x 15. Winner of the Loa Ruth Sprung Award.