Call to Artists Winners for Joel D. Valdez Main Library’s 2020 Exhibits

In October 2019, the Joel Valdez Main Library put out a call to artists to fill its gallery space with month-long exhibits in 2020. In November, a jury of University of Arizona Art Museum representatives, an Arts Foundation representative, an artist and a librarian met to decide the winners. Congratulations to the artists selected! Here is the roster of artists for 2020 with an example of their work:

January | Caitlyn Swift

February | Nancy Huber

March | High School Art Invitational

April | Carlos Encinas

May | Annalisa Loevenguth

June | Melanie Franz

July | Tucson Art Quilters, A Century of Women 

August | Mike Berren

September | Jessica Melrose

October | Lorin Labardee

November | Disa Cuellar

December | Dennis Wunsch

We also selected two three-dimensional art submissions for exhibitions in our glass cases:

October | Camille Botelho – Hothouse Fine Bindings

November | Douglas Hall