04 June 2012

Prince George's County Buys Artomatic Artwork

This past Saturday at Artomatic, Prince George’s County announced their acquisitions of artwork on exhibit by Prince George’s County artists. The Department of Parks & Recreation said that the purchase of artwork comes as “recognition of our artists’ role in the regional art community and is an attempt to highlight, showcase and promote their accomplishments as well as demonstrate the long-term positive impact of the arts within our communities”.
Ronnie Gathers, Director, Prince Georges County Department of Parks and Recreation announces the artwork selection.

Below lists the 11 works purchased - the artists below deserve well-earned congratulations! Prince George’s County deserves a huge thank you! from the DMV arts community for its support.

2012 Prince George’s County Artomatic Purchases
Ellen Cornett                     “No Puppets”                      Pastel on paper
Matt Deal                          “Machinery”                       Blown glass
Eric Eldritch                     “Elementals I”                      Acrylic on sandpaper
Eric Eldritch                     “Elementals II”                     Acrylic on sandpaper
Rania Hassan                   6 Panels from “Knit Dress”  Acrylic & Fiber on Canvas
Sean Hennessey              “Hopes and Dreams”            Glass, Concrete, Paint, Steel, LED
Jessica Murray                “Untitled”                             Mixed media on paper
Bert Pasquale                  “Final March”                       Photograph
Bert Pasquale                  “Final Flight”                        Photograph
Ishmail Reaves                 “Microphone”                      Acrylic on canvas
Ronnie Spiewak               “Landfall”                            Collage
Washington Glass Studio  “Fractal Panel”                    Glass, paint, light
Curtis G. Woody              “Just Beyond the Sunset”     Mixed media collage

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