Make Your Mark Competition - Winners Announced!
One winner was selected from each category together with four runners up making a total of twenty winners (see full list below). The winners art work will be exhibited at The Mall Galleries in London in from July 5 to 11th, 2009.
The Chairman of the judges was the internationally acclaimed artist Romeo di Girolamo, President Royal Society British Artists. The other three judges were Annie Kevans, Patrick Giraud CEO of Daler Rowney and Stephen Doherty, Editor-in-Chief and Publisher of American Artist, Watercolor, Drawing, and Workshop magazines.
Romero di Girolamo said “This new competition demonstrates that art is thriving all over the world. The standard of entries was exceptionally high and to have entries from five continents means the competition is truly international. It was particularly pleasing to see so many entries from young people showing that art has a great future and is in safe hands. We hope the competition will inspire more people to paint and make their mark. ”
List of Winners
Winner: Joseph Wood (Cononley,North Yorkshire UK)
Runners up:Charles Ratcliffe (Oldswinford, Stourbridge, UK), Misra Artkiy (Turkey), Rajell Barreda (Philippines), Emre Tolga (Turkey)
Winner: Nikola Knezevic (Zadar, Croatia)
Runners up: Danielle Barthlet (Florida, USA), Linn Weltzin (Norway), Nehir Sena (Turkey), Simla Oral (Turkey)
Winner: Engin Doğa (İzmir, Turkey)
Runners up: Rob Clark (Cirencester,UK), Alistair Parker (UK), Mr Maarten (Maastricht,Netherlands), Katrine Kjørmo (Norway)
Winner: Frédéric Pinton (Champigny sur Marne, France)
Runners up: Andrew Suddaby (UK), Jan Hilmare (Lunde, Norway), Robert Burgess (Manchester, UK), Kya Hislpop (UK)
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