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Julia Vandepolder wins award for 'The Green Room' - twice!

September 27, 2012

Two of Julia Vandepolder's pieces, The Green Room and Left and Found,  were accepted to be in the  upcoming 2012 Biennial Juried Exhibition: WAR and PEACE. The show opens  November 3rd  and runs until January 3, 2012. The Opening Reception Gala is Saturday, November 10 at 7:00 pm at the Glenhyrst Art Gallery of Brant, in Brantford.

Julia also just received news that theThe Green Room has been awarded the First Prize Award. This is the second time The Green Room has taken a first prize in a juried show!

The Theme of War and Peace is an invitation for artists to explore a broad range of ideas: quality in life, current political atmosphere, personal, historical, positive vs negative, aggression, reconciliation.The province of Ontario is celebrating 200 years of peace through a Bicentennial celebration of the war of 1812. This juried show will address the subject from the artists’ view of War and Peace.