23rd Photo Show

April 9 – May 7, 1995

23rd ANNUAL PHOTO EXHIBITION is a juried show open to all residents in the U.S. using all forms of photography. With nationally-known jurors and good prize money, this competition provides artists with a real challenge and gives Yakima a taste of contemporary photographic trends.

Larson Gallery Best of Show Award- Judge’s Split– E. Calderon’s Choice- Douglas N. Earp, Mabton, WA, for “Mr. Mule”; H. Blisard’s Choice- Gordon Smith, Chalfont, PA, for “Set of Photographs”

Larson Gallery Guild Purchase Award- Mark Abrahamson, Stanwood, WA, for “Strawberryfield #5”

Robert G. Villbrandt, C.P.A. Purchase Award- Thayer Keller, Henderson, NV, for “The Allegory”

YVCC Associated Student Body Purchase Award- Jeremiah Seth Dean, Moxee, WA, for “Untitled”

Grant’s Brewery Pub Purchase Award for WA Architecture and/or Landscape- Dwight J. Otto, Edmonds, WA, for “Untitled”

Gary A. Delp & Associates Award Gift Certificate- Teresa Hoon, Yakima, WA, for “Black Mountain Bottles”

Ken Whitmire Associates Purchase Award for Portrait- Frank Rosenstein, Yakima, WA, for “Chris”

Warninger Chiropractic Clinic Award for Excellence- Thomas Tulis, Chattanooga, TN, for “Set of Photographs”

Jeffrey Reynolds Award for Superb Craftsmanship in B&W Photography- Tamera Etherington, Twin Falls, ID, for “Set of Photographs”

Cliff Miller’s Camera Award- Dorothy D. Warren, Yakima, WA, for “Set of Photographs”

Honorable Mentions:

Jeffrey M. Reynold, Yakima, WA, for “Home Soil”

Lena Davidson, Yakima, WA, for “Set of Photographs”

Chere Payne, Little Rock, AR, for “Set of Photographs”

Patricia Wiesler, Los Altos Hills, CA, for “Set of Photographs”

Ralph Silva-Bloussard, Oakland, CA, for “Le Boucherie”