2012 Golden Fine Arts Festival Award Winners

Special Thanks to Festival Judges

Rachel Basye, Executive Director, Art Students League of Denver

Rachel Basye joined the ASLD staff as Executive Director in March, 2012.  Previously, she served six years with the ASLD Board of Directors, both on the Executive and Marketing & Development committees. Prior to joining ASLD, Rachel worked for 18 years at the Colorado Housing and Finance Authority, where she gained extensive professional leadership experience in strategic planning, marketing, communications and community relations. Rachel is a working artist, using various print making techniques.  She exhibits her work at Knoll Gallery (Arts District on Santa Fe) and throughout Colorado. 

 Maureen Corey, Curator of Art at Loveland Museum/Gallery

Maureen Corey is Curator of Art at Loveland Museum/Gallery, where she organizes up to 10 exhibits per year in three gallery spaces. She has an M.A. in Art History from CU Boulder, with an emphasis on the art of the Italian Renaissance. Maureen organized the volunteer docent program at Kirkland Museum of Fine and Decorative Art, contributed to an interpretive project at the Denver Art Museum and has taught art history. Maureen lives in Longmont with her family.

The 2012 Awards will be posted after Saturday, August 18th.

Art pictured above, from left to right: Alex Horst, Kent Kraus, Steve Smith, Janet Birch, Michael Stipek, Rebecca Lee
Featured Art: Crestone Needle, Early March by Jesse Crock