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Eccles Community Art Center

15th Black & White Competition


February 4 - March 19, 2016


This Statewide Black & White Competition had a total of 260 pieces entered by 165 resident Utah artists.  The juror for the competition artist, Derek Dyer, chose 172 pieces to be included in the exhibition.


The Eccles Community Art Center presents monetary awards in association with this exhibition.  The awards are as follows:


FIRST PLACE: Zenstrom Sculpture Bell

Doug Adams ~ Deweyville, Utah


SECOND PLACE:  Strategies On A Theme      Acrylic on Canvas

Darryl Erdmann ~ West Valley City


THIRD PLACE: Pasolini in the Trees Oil on Paper

Paul Vincent Bernard ~ Salt Lake City



Better in a Black Dress  Acrylic

Michelle A Emery Salt Lake City

Dunes Inkjet Print

John Moetz  ~ Murray


Exhausted Photography on Gallery Metal

Ryan Smith ~ Taylor



Reflecting on Myself as a Gypsy  Oil on Canvas

Courtney Vander Veur ~ Sandy




Ellin Acrylic/Mixed Media

Madelynn Kirk ~ West Haven


Artists and titles included in exhibition:

 Willys                       Dianne Adams ~ Deweyville


Zenstrom                 Doug Adams ~ Deweyville


Promises                    Shauna      Alcorn ~ Sandy


Grey Spring      Diane Casper Allen ~ Tooele


Don't Look Back      Esther Allred ~ Hooper,


She Will Take it Back Nathan  Allred                 Hooper,



Waterfall Eiko Anderson ~ Logan,


Five Pillars Jon Ballstaedt ~ Plain City


Visual Music

Blue Collar Still Life  Robert Barberio Magna



Rays Daniel Bauer Ogden,


Riding the Wind Jenna Von Benedickt ~ Santaquin


Pasolini in the Trees  

Basilica San Giovanni Bosco Paul Vincent Bernard ~ Salt Lake City, UT


Dik Carol Berrey ~ Salt Lake City


Two Hats      

Antelope Prairie Lloyd H. Blackburn ~ West Valley City


Woodruff, UT

Protestant Cemetery, Silver Reef, UT

Tim Boshert ~ Salt Lake City


Shiny Object Dianne Brown ~ Midvale


Control Joe Burgess ~ Riverton


Aloft on the Hawaiian Chieftain  Larry Carr ~ Ogden


Wind Factor   Marie Casas ~ Eden


Bowing Cedar

Arashiyama Bamboo Grove Laurel Casjens ~ Salt Lake City, UT


Bird of Prey

Four Movements of Space and Time

Cody  Chamberlain ~ Salt Lake City


Tasteful Collin Noortmann Chandler ~ Ogden


String Lake Jake Childress ~ Clinton


To Know One's Own State Jared Chirstensen ~ Salt Lake City


Banteary Grey (Ankor Cambodia)

Roots and Ruins Jeff Clay ~ Salt Lake City


A Wave in the Wave

Aspen Woods Brian Clopp ~ Huntsville


My Three Sons Aleta Cobabe ~ Eden


Vase with Flower Pattern Matt Conlon~ Kaysville


Patterns and Reflection   Ginny Coombs  ~ Park City


Waiting JoAnne  Corpany ~ Morgan


Winter Steam

Godafoss Roxie Crouch ~ Willard


Turning Water into Line #1

Turning Water into Line #2 Tiffany Daines ~ Murray


Seaweed and Driftwood      Anne Datko ~ Ogden


Deep Thought Madison Davies ~ Huntsville


Car Ride- Cuba Axel Dillman ~ Salt Lake City


The Watcher

Dome Jeff Edwards ~ Salt Lake City,


Better in a Black Dress    Michelle A. Emery ~ Salt Lake City


Strategies on a Theme     Darryl Erdman ~ West Valley City


St. Catherine’s Passage, Estonia

Sasha of Vilnius Gretchen Faulk ~ Salt Lake City


Up and Over Carma Hart Fuller ~ Clinton


Out of Africa

Lilies Holly Fuller ~ North Ogden


A Spin on Black and White Curtis Fuller ~ North Ogden

Irvington Marj Graham ~ Ogden,


Pigeon-Toed Platter

Ruth Ann Garner ~ North Salt Lake


Skulls & Daggers Taysia Gray ~ Ogden,


Metempsychosis Marykay Hall ~ Ogden


Winter on the Ogden  Frank Hammond ~ Ogden


White on Black Jerry Hancock ~ Ogden,


Haiti Darnel Haney ~ Ogden


Snow Canyon

In Talk Plumage Marvin L. Hansen ~ Mendon


Stare Merrin Hansen ~ Pleasant View


Zen Dragon    Audrey Hansen ~ Pleasant View


Flora & Fauna Jamie Harper ~ Salt Lake City


The Dirty Bug

Elegant Lady Cynthia Heath ~ Kaysville



Shadow Plate    Douglas  Hein ~ Salt Lake City


Leading Lines with Shifting Sands

Sentinels at Sunset, South Shore  Daniel Hendricksen ~ Holladay,


Chained  Acee Hepner ~ West Haven


Dance of the Seven Veils  James Joel Holmes ~ Salt Lake City, UT


Consider the Lilies Catherine Darling Hostetter ~ Midvale



Modern Primitive Tom Jackson ~ Murray


On Pineview Ice Sandra Jenkins ~ Eden,



Looking for Muke Susan A. Johnson ~ West Jordan


Short Dreads Judith B. Jones ~ Ogden


Endurance III

Bannack Textures Kerry W. Jones ~ Cottonwood Heights


Birds Next on a Branch Rosolfo E. Juarez ~ Taylorsville


All Is Fair in Love and Wear

Tahoe Corinne Jung ~ Layton,


A Play on Words Fiona V. Kahlo ~ Tooele,


Autumn Still Life Lola  Kartchner ~ Sandy


Watching Chris Kiernan ~ Ogden


Ellin Madelynn Kirk ~ West Haven


Black & White Study

Contemplation Geri Magdiel ~ Ogden,


Variations on a Fox

Structural Virtue Mike Manfull ~ Bountiful



Woman in Ink  Joan  McKinnie ~ North Ogden,


Johns Glory Chris Miller ~ Ogden


Coffee with the Boys

Basque Sheep Herder  Don Miskin ~ Logan



The Reach John  Mootz ~ Murray


The Light and the Dark Side Holly  Morphet ~ Ogden


Devil’s Garden View     Doug Murray ~ Salt Lake City


Man-Made Mountain

Endangered Shore Line    Charles A. Neal ~ Centerville


Majestic Reef Sean Newton ~ Ogden


My Horse      Emily  Ohman ~ Salt Lake City


Aspen In Winter

Give a Hoot Jerel Olson ~ Ogden


Lil Elephant    Barbara Oxborrow ~ North Ogden,


Hope Bailey Palmer ~ Sunset


Still Life Skull    Michaela  Park ~ Pleasant View


Lisa       David Parsons ~ Ogden



Alley         Bruce Perry ~ Roy


Beauty of Determination        

Peaceful Moment     Reggie Peterson ~ Taylor,


Night on the Pecos   Tim Peterson ~ Ogden



Fish Fantasy            Roxanne   Pfister ~ Logan


Summer-or-The Sugar Cone   Anna Pottier-Hickman ~ West Valley City


Curley Locks            Sue Poulsen ~ Liberty


Storm Daniel Price ~ North Ogden


Celestial Zinnias Michelle Pruett ~ Roy


Girl from Detroit Carol Putnam ~ Riverton,


The London Retirement Home for Gnomes Rebecca Pyle ~ Salt Lake City


French Pressed Irene Rampton ~ Salt Lake City

Beauty in Wisdom Devlyn Reaves Salt Lake City


Peppermill    Charles Richards ~ Roy,


La Phew Darla Roberts ~ Salt Lake City


Salt Lake City Landscape

Spiral Staircase Marguerite  Roberts ~ Salt Lake City


Untitled Abstract Brian Russell ~ Salt Lake City


Into the Black Mateja Saiz ~ Ogden


Grandma Stephen Sauffer ~ Murray


Walking the Line Between the Devil's Teeth

Space Between Chauncey Secrist ~ Salt Lake City


Fair Trade Jeanne Sheehan ~ Perry


Nature's Embrace Estrellita Silva ~ Layton



Limi Norm  Skanchy ~  Eden

Looking Past

Exhausted Ryan Smith ~ Taylor


Larry, Moe and Curly

Black Mask Architecture  Dave Socwell ~ West Jordan


Dead Tree & Cloud

Magdis Hands John T. Speros ~ Salt Lake City


Two Heads are Better than One

Your Soul is Their Target  Nancy Steele-Makasci ~ Orem


Matthew and Tigger

School From Yesterday  Susan Cramer Stein~  Layton


Road Less Traveled   Brian Steiner ~ Logan,


Wild West

A Ride Through Time    Jeffery Steinke ~ Sandy


Spring Grass on the Onaqui Herd

John Stele ~ Salt Lake City


Jim the Art Model Man

Young Man Resting   Suzanne  Storer ~ Ogden


Triptych Gordon J. Swenson ~ Salt Lake City


The Night Heron Karen Thurber ~ Ogden


Trees 1

Well Douglas Tolman ~ Murray


Willie Moore

Albert Mora    Charles Trentelman ~ Ogden


Reflecting on Myself as a Gypsy

Gifts of the Magi Courtney Vander Veur ~ Sandy,


Crepuscular Sunset     Danny Vaughn ~ North Ogden


A Colorless Abecedarium

A Lexophile's Alphabet     Mary  Wells ~ Ogden


Night Lights Jim  Wilde ~ Ogden,


Water Under the Bridge  Conor  Williams ~ Ogden


Fire Ladder Jennifer Young ~ Ogden



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