Nor'Easter: The 48th Annual Juried Exhibition

Noreaster 47Th Annual Juried Exhibition Gallery
 Noreaster 47Th Annual Juried Exhibition Gallery,


Nor'Easter: The 48th Annual Juried Exhibition

Stitzer Family Gallery

The Nor’Easter is the New Britain Museum of American Art’s opportunity to expose contemporary visual arts to a wide audience. This prominent showcase in the Northeast region highlights the exceptional work of emerging artists in all media.


First Place: KK Kozik, Pale Fire
Second Place: Shira Avidor, Washbowl
Third Place: Greg St. John, Butternut Creek #8
Juror's Choice: Nancy Moore, Wonder Girl

Participating Artists

George Abele, Man in the Maze
Helen Arbor Young, Memoir of a Magnolia
Shira Avidor, Washbowl
Deborah Baronas, Paratroopers
Paul Baylock, Close Shave
Peggy Bekeny, The Delights of a Summer Day
Dina Belyayeva, Two Scarves
Brian Bober, Poker Ball #6
Donald Bracken, Ancient Forest
Paige Bradley, Expansion
Dita Carley, Wandering in the Valley
Rachel Carlson, The Wanderer/Her Maiden Voyage
Don Carter, Passenger Pigeon
Diana Chamberlain, Shelter
Eric Chiang, Pre-occupation
Catherine Christiano, Backyard, Old Lyme
Kathy Conway, The Last Best Place, Bozeman, MT
Rosemary Cotnoir, Earth Series: Climate Change
Jim DeCesare, Annie Skipping Stones
Peggy Dembicer, Collaboration
Douglas Deveny, MONUMENTAL I
Mariah Doren, Nature’s Math; Phyllotaxis
Ganga Duleep, My Apple 7
Katherine Evans, Conflict Resolution
Joan Fitzsimmons, Small & Large Thoughts.204
Candice Flewharty, People of Six Flags - Deluge
Alan Fortescue, 1.Shadows in the Cave
Merrill French, Phebe’s
Paula Gabriel, At Sea 2
Brenda Giegerich, Summer Shelters
Francine Gintoff, Vladimir
Teri Glassman, Icelandic Majesty
Sherie Harkins, Shift XV; Breath in a Circle of Wisdom
Caroline Harman, Luck in this Landscape Lies Flat
Denise Hartz, After Rain
Karen Israel, With Bated Breath
Mary Janacek, Northeasterly
Sandra Kensler, Manana Island
William Knight, Heavy Light
Kathleen Kolb, Bird Finder
KK Kozik, Pale Fire
Jenna Lash, Running Antelope
Ilona Levitz, White Cake
Rachel Lussier, Troubleshooting
Jo McGinnis, Tidal Trace IV
Joan McPherson, Harley Power
Kathleen McSherry, Erasing the Mistakes of the World
Matt Mitchell, Vivian in the Morning
Janet Montecalvo, Crown Deli
Nancy Moore, Wonder Girl
James Mullen, Green River
Cynthia Mullins, Merritt Parkway:View through the Morehouse Bridge
Martie Negri, Threshold 2
Christine Neill, Mangrove Forest
Heidi Palmer, Storm Approaching
Jane Paradise, Looking Out, Margo-Gelb, Provincetown
Steven Parton, Chicken Feed
Erika Pochybova, Portrait of @
Kevin Pride, Kings of the Court
Susan Richards, Tomato
Janine Robertson, Boundless II
Peter Seltzer, Absolutely Free
Mary Smeallie, Tea and Politics
JC Spock, Svea Coal & Grain
Greg St. John, Butternut Creek #8
Susan Theriault, School of Five Colors
Sarah Warda, Wendy Facing North Light
Agnes Wnuk, When Life gives you lemons
Antony Zito, Emma Gonzalez Portrait Timelapse

About the Juror

Stephanie Haboush Plunkett is the Deputy Director and Chief Curator of the Norman Rockwell Museum, and the curator of many exhibitions relating to the art of illustration. These include Inventing America: Rockwell and Warhol; Rockwell and Realism in an Abstract World; The Unknown Hopper: Edward Hopper as Illustrator; William Steig: Love & Laughter; Ephemeral Beauty: Al Parker and the American Women’s Magazine: 1940-1960; LitGraphic: The World of the Graphic Novel; and The Art of The New Yorker: Eighty Years in the Vanguard, among others.

She holds a BFA from Pratt Institute and an MFA from the School of Visual Arts, and has previously held positions at the Brooklyn Museum, Brooklyn Children’s Museum, and the Heckscher Museum of Art. She also developed and taught graduate programs in illustration studies at MICA, the Maryland Institute College of Art. In addition, she leads the Rockwell Center for American Visual Studies, the nation’s first research institute devoted to supporting scholarships relating to illustration and published art. Drawing Lessons from the Famous Artists School: Classic Techniques and Expert Tips from the Golden Age of Illustration, published by Quarry Books, is her most recent publication.

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