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Wild and Scenic Artist Showcase

Nevada City Wild and Scenic Film Festival Artist ShowcaseWild and Scenic Film Festival has returned and with it the community is transformed into an art gallery.  This year both downtown Nevada City and Grass Valley have almost 50 artists on display.  If you have time this weekend take a moment and check out the collections, many are on display in the windows of local businesses, others invite you inside to see more.  The Art and Wine Stroll will be Saturday afternoon, with tastings from 4-6pm in Nevada City and 3-5pm in Grass Valley.  For a complete list of the artists and the wine tastings click here for a map.  Today’s blog post shows the art of Mowen Solinsky Gallery, Kelsey Bowen, Ed Hensley, Liz Collins, Nevada County Yarn Bombers, Jim Pyle, Edward Rotberg, Kara Asilanis, Greta Broda, Karel Hendee, Katie Wolff, Paul Dessau,  David Wong, Eileen Blodgett, LeeAnn Brook and Ridge Tapestry Project.  Many thanks to Nevada City and Grass Valley Chambers, Nevada County Arts, California Arts Council and the Wild & Scenic Film Festival for featuring these talented artists and the local businesses for putting them on display.

Edited to include the winners:

2D Art:  LeeAnn Brook (first) showing at The Center for the Arts
Linda Galusha (second) showing at Lucchesi
Tristan Berlund (third) showing at Grey Goose
3D Art: Karin Johnson (first) showing at Kitkitdizzi
Andrew Sellery (second) showing at Mana Beads
Tahiti Pehrson (third) showing at Kitkitdizzi
Photography: Jim Pyle (first) showing at The Fix
Eli Rush (second) showing at Clavey
Best of Theme: Peggy Wright (first) – was at WSFF HQ
Radical Art for These Times (second) – was at NC Chamber
Kelsey Bowen, the winner in the Emerging Artist category, Phoenix Rose

Wild and Scenic Film Festival Nevada City photos

Nevada City Art on display, Wild and Scenic Film Festival Nevada Cty Shops Wild & Film Festival Art ShowcaseWild and Scenic Film Festival Grass Valley Shop Art Showcase Grass Valley Wild and Scenic Film Festival Artist Showcase© 2014 InnSide Nevada City, Photos by Erin Thiem

10 replies
  1. LeeAnn Brook
    LeeAnn Brook says:

    I’m always honored to be a part of the Wild & Scenic Film Festival. So proud to be a tiny part of what our tiny little town plays in the larger picture of this important project.

    • Erin
      Erin says:

      LeeAnn I feel the same way. This weekend is hands down one of my favorite events. And I love the the community embraces the arts with open arms.

  2. Peggy Wright
    Peggy Wright says:

    Thanks to SYRCL, The volunteers, the Nevada County Arts,
    I am honored to be among the winners. It really takes our village, the dedicated staff at SYRCL and 800 community volunteers I am told helped put on this amazing event. WOW

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