From Sculptures to Murals: ArtInPlace Charlottesville Announces Barracks Road Mural Winners
An intensive search through hundreds of international entries has resulted in two winners of the 2010 - 2012 ArtInPlace competition. The non-profit corporation ArtInPlace under the sponsorship of City Council has established sites around the City of Charlottesville, Virginia to make art accessible to the general public. The two winning entries have been enlarged to 12-foot X 24-foot murals on aluminum and are in place at 2600 Barracks Road, Charlottesville, VA.
ArtinPlace invited visual artists working in 2-D mediums - such as photography or graphic art rendered in a digital format - to submit images of six (6) original works of art for a juried competition associated with the Barracks Road Wall Photomural Project.
Winners of the 2010 - 2012 Barracks Road Exhibit were Catherine Twomey for her oil painting "East Fall Blue Ridge”.
Ms. Twomey is a resident of...