Roberson Announces Award Winners in 2015 Regional Art Exhibition
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
(Binghamton, NY) Roberson Museum and Science Center presented first, second, and third place winners during an opening ceremony for the 2015 Regional Art Exhibition Sunday, July 12. The works of regional artists residing within 150 miles of Binghamton are featured within the exhibition in categories including sculpture, photography, painting, and more.
First Place Winner:
David Higgins for “Gibson House”
Second Place Winner:
Denise Franchino for “Greyhound”
Third Place Winner:
Carol Frejie for “Carol’s Mother, ‘Rose’”
These winners received award certificates and cash prizes. Each participating artist received a year-long membership certificate to Roberson Museum and Science Center.
Roberson’s Regional Art Exhibition is a juried exhibition. Works accepted into the exhibition are selected by an outside Juror. The Juror for the 2015 Regional Art Exhibition is Mark Schaming, Director & Assistant Commissioner of the New York State Museum.
Works in the Regional Art Exhibition will be on display at Roberson through October 25, and many of the pieces are available for purchase.