WORLD’S BEST DIGITAL REPRESENTATIONAL ART BY YU, BROWN, WOS, VEPRIKOV, RYABOV, CHOLLETON, BERENDSOHN, HUGHES & WANG

Artists from China, USA, Ukraine, Russia, France & Germany take top prizes in Category 47 of the 2018 AMERICAN ART AWARDS.

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This year the American Art Awards (www.AmericanArtAwards.com), juried by the 25 Best Galleries & Museums In America (listed below), had online art images in 50 categories submitted from artists in 59 countries: Afghanistan, Argentina, Australia, Austria, Brazil, Bulgaria, Canada, China, Croatia, Czech Republic, Denmark, Egypt, El Salvador, England, Finland, France, Georgia, Germany, Ghana, Great Britain, Greece, Haiti, Iceland, India, Iran, Iraq, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Japan, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Latvia, Lithuania, Macedonia, Malaysia, Mexico, Myanmar, Netherlands, New Zealand, Nigeria, Pakistan, Philippines, Poland, Portugal, Qatar, Romania, Russia, Serbia, South Africa, South Korea, Spain, Sweden, Taiwan, UK, Ukraine, USA, Venezuela.

The 1st Place to 6th Place winners in all 50 categories will be revealed in the news about a category a day — stretching into November, making this one of the longest winner announcements of any art competition in the world.

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1992, Graduated from LuXun Academy of Fine Arts, got awarded of Bacheor of Fine Arts in art education major, final project was collected by LunXun Academy of Fine Arts.

2008, Been occupied with the director of film and television since 2008 till now, during which my artworks were collected in joint exhibition holding by Beijing 798 Art Zone.

2017

(1) Got awarded in the 2017 American Art Awards, juried by America’s 25 Best Galleries & Museums (category 47, digital art — representational).

(2) Public service advertising short film ‘Shadow’ sponsored by BYBO dental hospital, directed by me, was awarded the first place in the 24th Chinese International Advertising Festival public service Yellow River Awards.

(3) Became one of the 50 runner-ups in the 27th Artavita Online Contest.

2018

(1) Won the 1st place in the 28th latest Artavita Online Contest in the category of Digital Art.

(3) Became a 4X winner in the 2018 American Art Awards. Won the 1st place in both “orientalism or Asian” subject and “digital art — representational” subject; Won the 4th place in futurism subject; Won the 6th place in surrealism subject.

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CATEGORY 47. DIGITAL ART — REPRESENTATIONAL

1ST PLACE SHU YU CHINA rambow3d@163.com “Silent Greeting” 14173x11220px Digital painting.

2ND PLACE JAY BROWN USA “Girl” https://jaybrownart.wixsite.com/thenaripages 378x501px Digital.

3RD PLACE-TIE JON WOS USA www.wosart.com “A Rosey Reflection” 16x20" Watercolor on arches paper.

3RD PLACE-TIE NIKITA VEPRIKOV UKRAINE www.veprikov.com “Mine” 45X30CM Digital art.

3RD PLACE-TIE ALEXEY RYABOV RUSSIA ryabovalex7@gmail.com “Izvod” 58х98” Digital art.

4TH PLACE CHRISTOPHE CHOLLETON FRANCE www.christophecholleton.com “Prince” 39x30" Digital painting on dibond.

5TH PLACE TINA BERENDSOHN GERMANY http://www.nightblueart.com “Embrace” 24x16" Digital print.

6TH PLACE-TIE LINDA HUGHES USA https://hyenacart.com/LindaHughes “Maiden And Tiger” Digital work.

6TH PLACE-TIE ALICE WANG USA alicezyuwang@gmail.com “The Philosophers” 20.5x15.5” Digital.

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This year’s 25 Best Galleries & Museums asked to vote on art were:

BEST IN ALABAMA — ALABAMA CONTEMPORARY ART CENTER
BEST IN ARKANSAS — FORT SMITH REGIONAL ART MUSEUM
BEST IN CALIFORNIA — REVOLVER GALLERY
BEST IN COLORADO — COLORADO FINE ARTS CENTER AT COLORADO COLLEGE
BEST IN FLORIDA — LIK FINE ART MIAMI + LIK FINE ART KEY WEST
BEST IN ILLINOIS — TRICKSTER ART GALLERY
BEST IN KANSAS — BIRGER SANDZEN MEMORIAL GALLERY
BEST IN KENTUCKY — E&S GALLERY
BEST IN LOUISIANA — NEWCOMB ART MUSEUM
BEST IN MASSACHUSETTS — BOSTON SCULPTORS GALLERY
BEST IN MISSISSIPPI — THE OHR-O’KEEFE MUSEUM OF ART
BEST IN MISSOURI — UNIVERSITY OF MISSOURI MUSEUM OF ART AND ARCHEOLOGY
BEST IN NEBRASKA — KIECHEL FINE ART
BEST IN NEVADA — THE METROPOLITAN GALLERY OF LAS VEGAS ART MUSEUM
BEST IN OHIO — LEE HAYDEN GALLERY
BEST IN OKLAHOMA — JOSEPH GIEREK FINE ART
BEST IN OREGON — JORDAN SCHNITZER MUSEUM of ART
BEST IN PENNSYLVANIA — JAMES A. MICHENER ART MUSEUM
BEST IN SOUTH CAROLINA — MARY MARTIN GALLERY OF FINE ART
BEST IN SOUTH DAKOTA — SOUTH DAKOTA ART MUSEUM
BEST IN TEXAS — ART ON 5TH
BEST IN UTAH — THE LEONARDO
BEST IN WASHINGTON — MARYHILL MUSEUM OF ART
BEST IN WEST VIRGINIA — WEST VIRGINIA STATE MUSEUM
BEST IN WISCONSIN — MUSEUM OF WISCONSIN ART

Enter art at www.AmericanArtAwards.com

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One of Medium’s TOP ART CONTRIBUTORs, award-winning author, actor, film-maker, painter. 10 new books (6 volumes of art). President of www.americanartawards.com

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