ART WORKS, Inc. September 2005 Art Shows & Events


The monthly 4th Friday Art Show opened September 23, 2005 with a reception by the artists, music by Valerie Kayin the Jane Sandelin Gallery. The Children's Art in the Neighborhood (CAN) mural was unveiled. The evening events included these shows:

The September All Media Show, juried by Diego Sanchez in the All Media Gallery

"Beaty and the Bug" Paintings by Chris Semtner in the Jane Sandelin Gallery

"Pleasant Beauty Returns" Paintings by Carmen Bendershy in the Centre Gallery

"Installations and Performance Art" a collobration by Shelia Gray, Julia Shacklock and Erika Walters in the Skylight Gallery

"The Art of Survival" by Terry Smith in the Skylight Gallery

The CAN Mural Unveiling

The Clay Mural and the CAN Artists

CAN Artists Trevor and Dylan

Teacher, Audrey Skeen and

CAN Artists, Kenny and Whitney


Teacher, Audrey Skeen and

CAN Artists, Kenya, Kenny, Whitney


The September ALL MEDIA SHOW juried by Diego Sanchez



"Days End" by Dr. Bill Sabino

$7,000 Oil

1st Place All Media Show

Diego Sanchez and Dr. Bill Sabino

Diego Sanchez and Wendy Umanoff

"Untitled" by Wendy Umanoff

$150 each, Painted Paper

2nd Place AllMedia Show


"Work, Life & the BBC"

by Michael McDevitt

$450, Acrylic on Panel

3rd Place All Media Show

"Lone Pear" by Bart Dluhy

$250, Oil

Honorable Mention All Media Show

"Beauty and the Bug" Paintings by Chris Semtner

Chris Semtner


Chris Semtner


Chris Semtner


Chris Semtner and Jessie Yeager

Painted Dress


"Pleasant Beauty Returns" Paintings by Carmen Bendersky

Oils by Carmen Bendersky

Oils by Carmen Bendersky

"Installations and Performance Art" by Shelia Gray, Julia Shacklock, Erika Walters

Shelia Gray

Mixed Media

Medium, Size Price

Julia Shacklock

Metal, Glass and Bullet Casing


Julia Shacklock

Metal and Mixed



"The Art of Survival" Curated by Terry Smith for the Breast Cancer Society


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