International Sculpture Center

   

 

2012 OUTSTANDING STUDENT ACHIEVEMENT
IN CONTEMPORARY SCULPTURE AWARD


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2013 Outstanding Student Achievement in Contemporary Sculpture Awards.

BACKGROUND

The ISC established the Outstanding Student Achievement in Contemporary Sculpture Award program in 1994 to recognize deserving sculpture students and to encourage their continued commitment to the field of sculpture.

The Outstanding Student Achievement in Contemporary Sculpture Award is organized by ISC, sponsored in part by Gertrud and Heinz Aeschlimann, Grounds For Sculpture, Johnson Art and Education Foundation, and the Jon and Mary Shirley Foundation.

The jurors for the 2012 awards were: Donna Dennis, artist and Professor of Art at Purchase College, State University of New York; Winifred Lutz, artist and Professor Emerita, Sculpture, Tyler School of Art, Temple University; Joseph Antenucci Becherer, Chief Curator and Vice President at Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park.


2012 OUTSTANDING STUDENT AWARD RECIPIENTS
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Dylan Botelho
University of San Diego
Faculty Sponsor: Allison Wiese

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Teresa Carlesimo
University of Windsor
Faculty Sponsors: Rod Strickland

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Adriana Corral
University of Texas at Austin
Faculty Sponsor: Margo Sawyer

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Reed Esslinger
University of Michigan
Faculty Sponsors: Brad Smith

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Ernesto Gomez
Univeristy of Georgia
Faculty Sponsor: Larry Millard

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Timothy Humphrey
California State University, Long Beach
Faculty Sponsor: Bryan Crockett



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Marie Bannerot McInerney
Washington University in St Louis
Faculty Sponsor: Joan Hall

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Kyle Petreycik
Ringling College of Art and Design
Faculty Sponsor: Mark Anderson

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Jason Ramey
University of Wisconsin, Madison
Faculty Sponsor: Sarah Fitzsimmons

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Emily Stergar
Arizona State University
Faculty Sponsor: Mary Neubauer

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Christopher Torrez
Arizona State University
Faculty Sponsor: Susan Beiner

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Amber Whiting
Portland State University
Faculty Sponsors: Erik Geschke

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2012 STUDENT AWARD HONORABLE MENTION: Daniel Brickman, Faculty Sponsor: Robin Hill, University of California, Davis; Peggy Dolaghan, Faculty Sponsor: Marlene Alt, Southern Oregon University; Derek Gelvin, Faculty Sponsor: Paul O'Keeffe, Kent State University; Jeff Gibbons, Faculty Sponsor: Darryl Lauster, University of Texas at Arlington; Felicia Glidden, Faculty Sponsor:Foon Sham, University of Maryland, College Park; Samual Hall, Faculty Sponsor: Kristin Thielking, University of Wisconsin - Stevens Point; Dan Hess, Faculty Sponsor: Nobuho Nagasawa, Stony Brook University; Lisa Johnson, Faculty Sponsor: Isabel Barbuzza, Univeristy of Iowa; Travis LaMothe, Faculty Sponsor: Jay Sullivan, Southern Methodist University; Sarah Lee, Faculty Sponsor: Ken Steinbach, Bethel University; Andrew Lonnquist, Faculty Sponsor: JP Reuer, Pacific Northwest College of Art; Ben McKee, Faculty Sponsor: Larry Millard, University of Georgia; Mark Monroe, Faculty Sponsors: Holly Laws, Bryan Massey, Liz Smith, The University of Central Arkansas; Aaron Murphy, Faculty Sponsor: Jeremy Hatch & Dean Adams, Montana State University; Jordan Nelson, Faculty Sponsors: Tom Hollenback, Tim Tozer, & Charles Lume, University of Wisconsin Stout Adam Nelson, Faculty Sponsor: Foon Sham, University of Maryland, College Park; Neill Prewitt, Faculty Sponsor: Jeff Whetstone, UNC Chapel Hill; John Seefeldt, Faculty Sponsor: Marya Roland, Western Carolina University; John Seefeldt, Faculty Sponsor: Marya Roland, Western Carolina University; You Jin Seo, Faculty Sponsor: Yumi Roth, Richard Saxton, University of Colorado at Boulder; Colleen Toutant, Faculty Sponsor: Gary R. Bibbs, University of Kentucky.

*2012 AESCHLIMAN RESIDENCY IN SWITZERLAND RECIPIENT: Emily Stergar