Insights 2017

June 21 to September 3Insights 2017 logo

Now in its 38 year, this annual juried exhibition of fine arts is organised by the Elora Arts Council and is mounted in association with the Wellington County Museum and Archives.

Insights is selected from submissions by artists residing in the counties of Wellington, Dufferin, Grey, Huron and Perth, and the City of Guelph.

Opening Reception and Awards Ceremony
Wednesday, June 21,  7:00 to 9:00 pm.

Awards Presentation at 8:00 pm -- Music and refreshments

Walk with the Jurors
Sunday, June 25, 1:30 to 3:30 pm,
Admission $5 per person.
Jurors Bruce Taylor, Dawn Owen and James Nye will share how their ideas and sensibilities shaped the exhibit.

To learn more about the exhibition and information about submitting artwork please visit the Insights website.

Award Winners

INSIGHTS AWARD
Steven Volpe, Orangeville, stevenvolpe.ca/, Vigil

ELLEN LANGLANDS MEMORIAL AWARD
Stephen Haigh, Elora, www.marquetrybystephenhaigh.com/, Flight

ELORA ARTS COUNCIL AWARD

Patrice Baker, Fergus, silverfishstudios.ca/, (awarded as a group)

Mica Treasure Box Silk Cocoon

Mica Treasure Box Fossilized Shark Vertebrae

Mica Treasure Box Box Wasp Nest and Snake Skin

PAINTING AND MIXED MEDIA
Karin Silverston, Guelph, W8171

FIBRE AND MATERIAL ARTS AWARD
Val Ashbourne, Orangeville, October

PHOTOGRAPHY AWARD
Thomas King, Guelph, Friends

3-DIMENSIONAL ARTS AWARD
Anita Granger, Fergus, www.anitagranger.com/, Nest

WORKS ON PAPER AWARD 
Richard Pilon, Eden Mills, (three works awarded as a group), sans titre

PEOPLE'S CHOICE AWARD
Judy French, Elora, Painted Rocks II

RETURN OF ARTWORK

Tuesday, September 5, 4:00 to 7:00 pm

Wednesday, September 6, 9:00 am to 4:00 pm