Art Awards 2014

Graham Chapel, site of the 2014 Art Recognition Ceremony. Photo by Stan Strembicki.

College & Graduate School of Art honors students for outstanding achievement

Posted by Sam Fox School May 19, 2014


The Sam Fox School honored the outstanding achievement of students graduating from the College & Graduate School of Art during its annual recognition ceremony May 15 in Graham Chapel.

Belle Cramer Award in Printmaking
Olivia Louise Mosely
Belle Cramer was a well-known St. Louis artist, and her family has given this award in her memory.

Desert Space Foundation Award
Elizabeth Marie Guilmet
Dr. Robert Belliveau and his wife, Rita Abbey, are generous supporters of WUSTL. They have formed the Desert Space Foundation, which supports artistic and educational projects. They have given a cash prize for outstanding graduate art student work.

Margo Trump Award
Elizabeth Leigh Korb

Paul Edward Birdsall Award in Visual Communications
Allison Lynn Siegel
The Paul Edward Birdsall Award is given by Caroline Birdsall in memory of her husband, Paul Edward Birdsall. The award goes to a communication design student whose unassuming character, talent, hard work, enthusiasm, and humor exemplify the qualities of her husband.

Anne Fuller Dillon Prize
William Blake Rutledge
The Anne Fuller Dillon Prize was established by Dr. Robert Kuhlman and friends of Ms. Dillon to honor her tireless commitment to the School of Medicine's graphic communications program.

Jayne Ball Rousseau Memorial Prize
Chloe Rachelle Reibold

Mary Cowan Harford Award in Watercolor
Amanda Victoria Rothschild

Al Parker Award for Excellence in Illustration
Emily Jean Fajardo
The Al Parker Award for Excellence in Illustration goes to a student with the intelligence, industry, and style of Al Parker.

Robert Weaver Award for Excellence in the Visual Essay
Kinsey Delaney Lundquist

John J. and Marjory B. Lewin Photography Prize
Zoe Marie Catalano
Vanessa Kelly Gravenor

The John J. and Marjory B. Lewin Photography Prize was established in 2007. It is given to a WUSTL student whose concentration is in the study of photography and who demonstrates a commitment to social service in the community.

Dominic Michael Silver Scissors Designer of the Year Award
Claudia Sergeevna Frolova

Saks Fifth Avenue Honorary Designer

Claudia Sergeevna Frolova
Runner-up: Hillary Newman Lux

Hazel H. Huntsinger Memorial Prize in Painting
Anna Lauren Kavanaugh
The Hazel H. Huntsinger Memorial Prize was established in 1994 in memory of Hazel Huntsinger to recognize one or more painting majors who show the most promise.

Eda L. and Clarence C. Cushing Memorial Prize in Painting
Quinlan Anne Maggio
Nancy Renee Rekhelman

Jeffrey Frank Wacks Scholarship
Quinlan Anne Maggio
In 1998 Edward and Linda Wacks established the Jeffrey Frank Wacks Scholarship in honor of their son Jeffrey Wacks, painting major (BFA91). It is the family's wish that this scholarship be awarded to an outstanding graduating senior earning a BFA with an emphasis in painting. The funds from this award are to help the recipient to pursue his or her artistic interest.

Caroline Risque Janis Prize in Sculpture
Todd Stanton Barry
Ambika Subramaniam

Each year a sculpture competition is held and winners are awarded the Caroline Risque Janis Prize.

Outstanding Senior Award—Sculpture
Ambika Subramaniam
This award is given to a senior selected by the faculty.

Graduate Student Cité Residency Award
Winner: Shayna Cohn
Alternate: Elizabeth Marie Guilmet

John T. Milliken Foreign Travel Award
Winner: Ambika Subramaniam
Alternate: Michelle Hanna Nahmad