Last week Melbourne, FL artist, Nancy Dillen traveled to Phoenix, AZ to attend the opening of the "Animal Other" exhibit at the Shemer Art Center and Museum. Only two awards we're given. Ready to Play? won first place. Curator, Ally Glowacki asked if there is a point where animal ends and human begins? She said that Ready to Play? epitomized the essence of the concept of shows theme. The exhibit runs from Sept. 12 through October 17. The Shemer Art Center and Museum is located at 500 E. Camelback, Phoenix, AZ.
Image of Ready to Play?, 12x12" oil on canvas, 2011. N. Baur Dillen.