January 20, 2017:  Bridgeport Art Center (BAC), 1200 W. 35th St., will announce the winners of its fifth annual juried art competition, awarding $3,000 in prizes to Chicago and vicinity artists in an  awards ceremony on Friday, January 20 7PM-10PM.

“From the many entries submitted, jurors Fred Camper and James Yood had the difficult task of selecting only as many works could be properly displayed in the gallery”, said Lelde Kalmite, curator at BAC. “This large exhibit presents a diverse and fascinating overview of contemporary art in Chicago.”  Artists accepted into this year’s show include:

  • Addington, Dan
  • Alsaden, Iman
  • Anderson, Robert W.
  • Barthés, Jane
  • Black, Jeremy
  • Brent, Larry
  • Brines, Kathrine
  • Butzlaff, Stephen
  • Carney, Jane
  • Chavira, Javier
  • Clayborn, Cameron
  • Deeb, James
  • DeWitt, Doug
  • Dunn, Carolyn
  • Fields,Robert
  • Finnegan, June
  • Frein, Tracy
  • Geary, Joan
  • Gilchrist, Shelley
  • Goro, Michael
  • Hapac, Donna
  • Horvath, Anna
  • Hughmanick, Christalena
  • Kahla, Ida
  • Kaiser Smith, Yvette
  • Karpowicz, Terry
  • Kazwick, Carol
  • Korom, Joey
  • Kowalczyk, Karolina
  • Krzak, Magdalena
  • Krzeminski, David
  • Kulla, Roland
  • Leder, Alan
  • Lemna, Laura
  • Lerner, Alan
  • Lesperance, Cindy
  • Magill, Megan
  • Maltz, Richard
  • Mannebach, Jennifer
  • Marquez, Cristina
  • Mossman, Scott
  • Nemanich, Katherine
  • Nixon, Jack
  • Northup, Bryan
  • Pitre-Hay, Ginny
  • Rack, Peyton
  • RHB
  • Sampson, Fran
  • Schreck, Dan
  • Sloniger, Kristi
  • Spidale, Frank
  • Terdich, John
  • Van Dike, Alexa
  • Van Dyke, Will
  • Ward, Tina
  • Willing, Todd
  • Wolfram, Rebecca
  • Wulfers, Monika
  • Yaranoff, Christo