Artists showcased at local bank

Friday, September 29, 2006 | 12:00 a.m. CDT; updated 7:43 a.m. CDT, Tuesday, July 22, 2008

Works by more than 275 local artists are on display this weekend in the main lobby of Boone County National Bank at Eighth and Broadway as part of the 47th Annual Boone County Art Show. Paint, textiles, clay and wood are among the mediums used. This year’s winners were chosen by judge Aaron Fine, associate professor of art and gallery director at Truman State University in Kirksville. The award ceremony is scheduled for 4:30 this afternoon.

The event is co-sponsored by the Boone County National Bank and the Columbia Art League.

Winners of the 47th Annual Boone County Art Show

Professional Painting

1. Dennis Murphy — “Target #3”

2. George “Papa” Tutt — “Boone County Cow”

3. P J Webber — “Lush Abstraction”

Honorable mention: Aaron Robb — “Shine, Rhythms of a Blues Legend”

Professional Drawing

1. Robert Bussabarger — “Still Life with Bottle”

2. Patrick Muck — “Life Drawing”

3. Andrew Glen — “Urban Reflection”

Honorable mention: Cynthia Morris — “Great Expectations”, Charles Kurre — “Broadway and Ninth”, David Spear — “New Orleans Blues”

Professional Other

1. Susan Taylor Glasgow — “Acme Glamour Legs Set”

2. Todd Shelby — “Dumb Luck”

3. Brooke Cameron — “Is Blood Thicker Than Water”

Honorable mention: Karsten Ewald — “W.A.R.”

Non-Professional Painting

1. Bob Hartzell — “Corsair”

2. Hope Ainsworth — “Self Portrait”

3. Ellen Burch ­— “Self Portrait”

Honorable mention: Nancy Brown — “Untitled”

Non-Professional Drawing

1. Jeff Rogers — “Nude Study”

2. Peggy Craig — “Untitled”

3. Robert Pund — “Drawing from my Reserves”

Non-Professional Other Media

1. Hope Ainsworth — “The Den”

2. Ashley Anderson — “Mi Cuba”

3. Dean Larrick — “Two Missouri Farmers”

Honorable mention: Bob Hartzell — “Reliquary #5”


1. Susan Taylor Glasgow — “Emily Post’s Informal”

2. Robert Bussabarger — “Elephant in Vehicle”

3. Sheila and Richard Wieman — “Mr. Jack Hammer”

Honorable mention: Jian Ming Wang — “Breeze”


1. Linda Pluschke — “Asymmetrical Tea Pot”

2. Amber Bradshaw — “Untitled”

3. Gladys Swan — “Bird”


1. Naomi Sugino — “Hand Woven Table Runner”

2. Jolynn Laird — “Alphabet Sampler”

3. Ann McGinity — “Motion”

Boone County Specialty

1. Aaron Robb — “3-D Columbia”

Boone County Bank Purchase Award

Wayne Leal — “Circle Cycle 7”

Popular Choice

Richard Hoeppner — “Greek Key Bowl”

To see exhibits from the show, turn to InColor in this Sunday’s Muse section.

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