World’s Best Figure Impressionists: ZHAO, BALADI, GHETIU, TRCKA, JAMES, ROSSOUW, TANG, ISOKÄÄNTÄ, KUNYUAN, BECKHAM, ZHANG/ 2022 AMERICAN ART AWARDS Winners
20 of USA’s Best Galleries & Museums vote in the AMERICAN ART AWARDS, arguably the most prestigious online art competition. In 2022, painters, sketchers, digital artists, photographers and sculptors from 69 countries submitted JPEGs for the 50 categories — to win gallery affiliation, career launch, high scores, great press and/or $5,000 in prizes.
Here are the winners in CATEGORY 21, IMPRESSIONISM — FIGURE.
1st Place Bio: Shicheng Zhao
A figurative painter from Dalian, China, he earned his BFA Degree in Mural from China Academy of Art and his MFA Degree in Painting from New York Academy of Art. Shicheng Zhao combines eastern and western elements, and presents contemporary subjects with traditional aesthetic and skills in a metaphorical and narrative way. His Chinese mural paintings were published in China and his oil painting won the Best in Show Platinum Award of Figurative 2022 International Juried Painting Competition.
CONTACTS — — — — — CATEGORY 21. IMPRESSIONISM / HUMAN
1ST PLACE SHICHENG ZHAO CHINA firstname.lastname@example.org “Finnish Male” 27.94x22.86cm Oil on panel.
2ND PLACE — TIE ALAA JABER BALADI ARAB REPUBLIC OF EGYPT Alaagaber019@gmail.com “Questions With The Eyes” 50x70cm Oil paints, knife.
2ND PLACE — TIE SERGHEI GHETIU LITHUANIA https://www.saatchiart.com/serghio76 “The Underground Life” 60x75cm Oil on canvas.
2ND PLACE — TIE ASHLEE TRCKA CANADA www.ashleetrcka.com “Growing Old Together” 18x24” Oil.
3RD PLACE — TIE ODEJINMI TAIWO JAMES NIGERIA email@example.com “Unity Is Strength” 20x24” Mixed media on needle point paper.
3RD PLACE — TIE ASHLEE TRCKA CANADA www.ashleetrcka.com “Labour Of Love” 11x14” Oil.
4TH PLACE — TIE ROELOF ROSSOUW SOUTH AFRICA www.art.co.za/roelofrossouw “Summer Day At Central Park” 26x36” Oil.
4TH PLACE — TIE LIMING TANG USA firstname.lastname@example.org “Little Artist” 16x20” Oil on canvas.
4TH PLACE — TIE LIMING TANG USA email@example.com “Little Pianist” 16x20” Oil on canvas.
5TH PLACE — TIE TERO ISOKÄÄNTÄ FINLAND www.facebook.com/galleria.isokaanta “Vääpeli Väkeväinen Ja Metsäjänis” 60x30cm Oil On Canvas.
5TH PLACE — TIE TIAN KUNYUAN CHINA firstname.lastname@example.org “Camping” 50x60cm Acrylic on linen.
6TH PLACE — TIE RONALD BECKHAM USA beckhamstudio.com “Lil’ Girl” 16x20” Oil on canvas.
6TH PLACE — TIE ERHU ZHANG CHINA email@example.com “The Old Town” 42x30cm Watercolor on paper.
100 ARTICLES on the 50 CATEGORIES of the 2022 AMERICAN ART AWARDS WINNING ARTISTS will be here: https://www.americanartawards.com/2022-press-on-artists/
COLLECTORS wanting to acquire these pieces or contact the artists can get direct links here: https://www.americanartawards.com/2022-winning-artists/
This is the 14th anniversary for the American Art Awards organization which selects the 20 Best Galleries and Museums each May, who decide the world’s best artists in Autumn.
American Art Awards 20 Best Galleries & Museums for 2022, in alphabetical order of state, who were asked to vote on art submissions:
BEST IN ARIZONA — Exposures International Gallery Of Fine Art
BEST IN ARKANSAS — Fort Smith Regional Art Museum
BEST IN CALIFORNIA — Exclusive Collections Galleries
BEST IN COLORADO — Mirada Fine Art
BEST IN DELAWARE — The Delaware Contemporary
BEST IN FLORIDA — MAC Art Galleries
BEST IN GEORGIA — Westobou Gallery
BEST IN HAWAII — Sunshine Arts
BEST IN INDIANA — Lubeznik Center for the Arts
BEST IN LOUISIANA — Arthur Roger Gallery
BEST IN MICHIGAN — LaFontsee Galleries
BEST IN MISSOURI — Hilliard Gallery
BEST IN NEBRASKA — Kiechel Fine Art
BEST IN NEW HAMPSHIRE — Rochester Museum of Fine Arts
BEST IN NEW MEXICO — Blue Rain Gallery
BEST IN NEW YORK — Center for Exploratory & Perceptual Arts
BEST IN OREGON — Bronze Coast Gallery
BEST IN SOUTH CAROLINA — Mary Martin Galleries Of Fine Art
BEST IN SOUTH DAKOTA — South Dakota Art Museum
BEST IN WEST VIRGINIA — West Virginia State Museum
Among other criteria, gallery & museum selections are based on years established, industry reputation, online interest, location, size, socially relevant exhibits, motivational and educational programs, represented artists as well as artist, client and visitor references.
Enter here: https://www.americanartawards.com/register-to-enter-3/
or get a gallery to rate and price your work: https://www.americanartawards.com/gallery-ratings/