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Saturday, June 14, 1 p.m. - 6 p.m.  -  Newport Beach Civic Center

The Newport Beach City Arts Commission would like to thank the 135 artists who participated in the 2014 Newport Beach Art Exhibition.  We sincerely appreciate your support and look forward to another successful event in 2015. 

 Dates for the 2015 Newport Beach Art Exhibition are to be announced.  For more information, call (949) 717-3801 or email arts@newportbeachca.govLike us on Facebook: to keep informed about City arts events.


Congratulations to the award winners in the

2014 Newport Beach Art Exhibition

* Award winning pieces are on display at the Central Library until August 1.



Painting/Mixed Media

First Place: Michael Spitaletto, “What Do You Call That?”

*Second Place: Karen Lopez, “Controlled Chaos”

Third Place: Caroline Miller, “Mountain of Inspiration”



*First Place: Teresa Hernandez, “Soul Searching”

*Second Place: Javier Reyna, “Road to Heaven”

*Third Place: Lechi Bui, “Sunset at the Salton Sea”



*First Place: Douglas Cross “Relic”

*Second Place: Sharon Jackman “Fire Bowl”

*Third Place: Bob Vale “Spindrift”


Juror’s Award

*Iriet Peshkess “Contemplation”


People’s Choice Award

*Honey Hostetler “Calm Waters”




2013 Newport Beach Art Exhibition and Sale 

Congratulations to the following award winners in the 2013 Newport Beach Art Exhibition held in April. These works of art will be on display at the Oasis Center through July.


Painting/Mixed Media

  • 1st Place: Ebraham Amin for "Unsinkable"
  • 2nd Place: Mutlu Ertac for "Flowers in Vase II"
  • 3rd Place: Honey Hostetler for "Must be Spring"


  • 1st Place: Magie Smith Fleisher for "Koi Tea Pot"
  • 2nd Place: Ed Hart for "Heads Up"
  • 3rd Place: Judit Laufer for "It’s a Stretch"


  • 1st Place: Lesetja Mohlabane for "Blue Bird Beauty"
  • 2nd Place: Susan Springer for "Tranquility"
  • 3rd Place: Annette Globits for "Blue Bottle"

Judge's Choice

  • Sharon Speights for "Daily Enlightenment" (InkJet print)

Honorable Mention

  • Karen Murphy for "His Majesty" (Colored Pencil)


2012 Newport Beach Art Exhibition and Sale Award Winners:

  • Painting/Mixed Media: Third, Mutlu Ertac; Second, Bill Denham; First, Eugenia Gennadia 
  • Photography: Third, Laurie Allrea; Second Barbara Higgins; First, Mark Heersink. 
  • Sculpture: Third, Sergey Bokarev; Second, Jules McLane; First, Mark L. Hendrickson.
  • Judge’s Choice Award: Photographer Ralph Velasco.

2012 Art Exhibiton Winners 

This one-day juried exhibition gives art lovers the opportunity to view and purchase original paintings, photography and sculpture created by hundreds of regional artists.  A portion of the proceeds from the art sale will fund Newport Beach community arts programs.

Last updated: 7/8/2014 3:57:14 PM