GreatArt UK Runner-Up Award to Remember at Lacey – Great news for my Art Lovers!
My abstract painting Remember has been selected by the jury to win the Runner-Up Award sponsored by GreatArt UK. Winners were announced at the Private View on Wednesday, 3 August 2016, during the opening night of the Summer Art Prize 2016 in Lacey Contemporary Gallery.
I would like to thank the outstanding panel of judges including Art Critic and Writer Tabish Khan, Hospital Club Curator Ali Hillman, and Arts Editor Anna McNay. I also extend my gratitude to the sponsor of the prize I received – the leading supplier of art materials GreatArt UK.
The Summer Art Prize 2016 Finalist Exhibition in Lacey Contemporary Gallery in London is now on and runs from August 3 to 20, 2016. If you are in London during the exhibition days, I gladly invite you to visit the gallery and view my artwork Remember, as well as the finalist works selected for the show from over 1000 artworks entered into this year’s prize competition. The show includes works in painting, drawing, photography, sculpture and mixed media representing artists from all over the world. The exhibition therefore represents the excellence and diversity of top emerging contemporary art today:
My painting Remember is Runner-Up Award winner among selected finalist works in this outstanding exhibition.
Abstract Artwork Acrylic Painting on Canvas 20″ x 30″ 2015
About Lacey Contemporary Gallery:
Lacey Contemporary Gallery launched during the autumn of 2014 in Clarendon Cross W11. Founded by Andrew Lacey, Lacey Contemporary represents UK-based contemporary artists as well as international artists from emerging contemporary markets.
The selected artists are recognized for their excellence in craftsmanship and technique whilst also demonstrating unique experimentation in their processes and concepts. Lacey Contemporary artists can be recognized for their vibrant colours, their strong technique and painterly style, from figurative works to pure abstracts.
About GreatArt UK:
GreatArt – Gerstaecker UK Limited – is located at Alton, Hampshire in the heart of Jane Austen Country. Since its inception in 2002, GreatArt is now the UK’s leading catalog and online provider of quality art materials. The Gerstaecker family has been supplying art materials for over 50 years. Still very much a family business, Gerstaecker prides itself on the experience and expertise of its managers and staff whose specialist knowledge of the art supplies industry helps to ensure the efficient operation of Europe’s most comprehensive and competitive one-stop shop for quality art materials.
Gaya is an award-winning contemporary abstract artist who lives and creates in Toronto. During her emerging artistic career, Gaya has succeeded in many of her endeavors. Gaya is a featured artist with a number of galleries, curatorial hubs and art organizations. The artist is a recipient of multiple awards and recognitions in prestigious art competitions. Her works have been published in several reputable magazines, art reviews and publications. Gaya actively exhibits in Canada and abroad. Gaya’s work was and continues to be showcased in Italy, Spain, Portugal, Germany, Austria, Switzerland, UK, Colombia, Japan and the United States. Her art book “Stretching the Boundaries of Abstract” was published in 2015. Gaya’s video art projects appear in major art events and festivals.
Gaya ist eine international preisgekrönte zeitgenössische Künstlerin aus Kanada und Autorin von zahlreichen Kunstpublikationen. Gaya zeigt ihre Arbeiten in Amerika, Europa und Asien. Ihre abstrakten Kunstwerke sind stolz in privaten Sammlungen ausgestellt.
Gaya is an award-winning international contemporary abstract artist from Toronto. A recipient of numerous art awards and an author of several art publications, Gaya exhibits in Americas, Europe and Asia. Her abstract paintings are proudly held in a number of private collections.
During her emerging artistic career, Gaya has succeeded in many of her endeavors. She is a Featured Artist with Manhattan Arts International and Winner of the Great Art UK Runner-Up Award at Lacey Summer Art Prize in London. Gaya is a recipient of Biancoscuro Art Contest and Art Parma 2016 Winner Awards, Artprotagonist 2015 Award and the First Place Winner in CAGO Abstracts. Gaya’s achievements record spans from Artmajeur Gold Awards 2015 and 2014 to being the Finalist of prestigious art competitions Donkey Art Prize, Venezia Open Art and Lacey Contemporary in 2015. Moreover, Gaya’s works have been published in Art Compass 2016 by Himmelblau, Volume IX of International Contemporary Artists. The artist is remarkably featured in Aesthetica Magazine and in the April 2016 issue of Women in Art 278.
Gaya actively exhibits in Canada and abroad. Gaya’s works showcase in Italy, Spain, Portugal, Germany, Austria, Switzerland, UK, Japan, Colombia and the United States. Her landmark art book “Stretching the Boundaries of Abstract” was published in 2015. In addition, video art projects of Gaya appear in major art event and festivals.