Origins 2007 Art Show Report
The 2007 edition of the Origins Art Show was an explosion of fantasy and science fiction artistry, and everyone who missed it will have a slightly less fantastic life as a result. In an attempt to minimize — or even reverse — their slide into mundanity, here are some of the awards presented to the most compelling works:
“Bride of Davey Jones” by Robert Scott – Best Fantasy *
“Piper” by Andy Hopp – Best Fiction
“WWII Marine Girl” by Andrew Bawidamann – Best Color *
“Bloody Mary” by Heather Kreiter – Best Monochrome *
“Buccaneers & Pirates” by Jeff Menges – Best Historical
“Barrow of the Forgotten” by Steve Prescott – Best Game Related
“Come Hell or High Water” by Ren Hasting – Best 3D / Mixed Media
“Geisha Blossoms” by Heather Kreiter – Best Contemporary, two years running!
Others who lent their considerable talents to the event include: Ed Beard Jr., Jeff Carlisle, Jason Cole, Dan Cortopasti, johnathan darkly, Larry Elmore, Jason Engle, Minerva Inciong, Veronica V. Jones, Joe Kovach, Doug Kovacs, Robert Kraus, Tim Lantz, Theresa Mather, Jeremy McHugh, Brian Miskelly, Jeff Prescott, Chris Pritchard, Nigel Sade, Kay & Tony Steele, Charles Urbach, Daio Waltz, David K. Wong, and Cornelia Yoder.
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Written by Jeff in July of 2007. Last edited March 2017.