2011 BILLBOARD ART CONTEST

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The 2011 Billboard Art Contest will feature 10 artists' work on 10 billboards for one year of advertising. These billboards will rotate among 1,300 regional sites and will be viewed by thousands of patrons! Winners will be featured on the Billboard Art web page with a link to their individual websites. Winners will also be celebrated at a Kalamazoo Institute of Arts reception on Friday, October 21.




Out of more than 60 applicants, 20 finalists were selected and voted on by the public. Thank you to everyone who voted for your participation!

And the winners are....

The billboards will be on display May 2011 - May 2012, and can change location at any given time.

The winners will also be feted at a KIA reception on Friday, October 21 during Art & All That Jazz, 5:30 - 7:30 p.m.! Artists' works will be available for purchase.

Congratulations to our 10 finalists!

For more information, please contact Caroline DeNooyer at (269) 349-7775 ext. 3111 or email her at carolined@kiarts.org.

The 2011 Billboard Art Contest is presented by Adams Outdoor Advertising and the Kalamazoo Institute of Arts.


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17. Sy Ellens

Statement: Having grown up on a farm, I developed a close relationship with the land. Now, having traveled extensively by plane, I have acquired a new perspective. I like to give the impression that my paintings have no boundaries and can, therefore, reach and touch many people.

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