A juried art show was held at Cankdeska Cikana Community College, November 15-17. There were many participants and many quality art pieces to see.
The Rauschenberg Exhibit featuring art created by six renowned artists about life on the Spirit Lake Nation was featured in the gymnasium. The art show closed with a concert by the University of North Dakota Chamber Orchestra on Saturday, November 17. The 10 person orchestra performed exquisitely and was enjoyed by all that attended.
The winners of each category for the art show are:
Youth Art Category: First Place – Randy Holy Bull; Second Place – Tanski Goodbird; Third Place – Stephen Merrick; Fourth Place – Winona Goodbird
Youth Traditional Beadwork: First Place – Nadean Goodbird; Second Place – Shadin Goodbird; Third Place – Tanski Goodbird
High School Tonal Drawing: First Place – Cheyenne Whitetail; Second Place – Colton Feather; Third Place – Frank Longie; Fourth Place – Cody Fassett
High School Pastel Drawing: First Place – Jravonn Robertson; Second Place – Alyssa Norquay; Third Place – Ilana Greybear; Fourth Place – Johnna Good Iron
Adult Photography: First Place – Greg Holy Bull; Second Place – Greg Holy Bull; Third Place – Jada Longie; Fourth Place – Jada Longie
Adult Woodworking: First Place – Mary DeMarce; Second Place – Christina Cloud; Third Place – Marlin Thompson; Fourth Place – Marilyn Whitetail
Adult Ceramics: First Place – Deborah Carlson; Second Place – Halie Hendrickson; Third Place – Corley Berkmer; Fourth Place – Luke Higginbotham
Adult Glasswork: First Place – Greg Holy Bull; Second Place – Shaylene Jackson
Adult Traditional Beadwork: First Place – Daryl Three Irons & LaVonne Fitzpatrick; Second Place – Rena Constant; Third Place – Germaine Thompson; Fourth Place – Germaine Thompson; Honorable Mention – Dusti Goodbird
Adult Painting: First Place – Lance Abraham; Second Place – Whalen Shaw Jr.; Third Place – Darcy Smith; Fourth Place – Darcy Smith; Honorable Mention – Darcy Smith; Honorable Mention – Darcy Smith
Adult Drawing: First Place – Deborah Carlson; Second Place – Christina Cloud; Third Place – Bryer Shaw; Fourth Place – Courtney Freidig; Honorable Mention – Frances Red Day; Honorable Mention – Robert Joshua
Best In Show: Greg Holy Bull (Glasswork) & Daryl Three Irons and LaVonne Fitzpatrick (Traditional Beadwork)