Saturday, October 10, 2009

Barebrush Announces Curators Choice Winners for September 2009

New York, NY -- announces the winners of the Curators' Choice Awards for September 2009. The winning artwork, Off Road Female is a brash mixed media torso. For the month of October, Off Road Female is on the front page of the barebrush website as N*de-of-the-Month.

The September 2009 N*des-of-the-Month calendar was curated by Mary Logan of Kim Foster Gallery in Chelsea, NYC. Logan also selected the five nominees for the Curators' Choice Awards.

Previous barebrush curators were sent ballots to rank the selections. The poll opened for public voting on the nominees September 1st and closed September 28th. Winners were determined by a statistical combination of the curators and popular vote. The grand prize winner of the Curators' Choice becomes N*de-of-the-Month.

The results are below:

1st: Off Road Female by Ruth Butler

Off Road Female by Ruth Butler

New Mexico...

2nd: Magical Flight by Chanit Roston

Magical Flight by Chanit Roston
New York...

3rd: N*de St*dy -- WC1 by C. Charles Wang
N*de St*dy -- WC1 by C. Charles Wang

Honorable Mention: STUDY 10 by William Thierfelder

STUDY 10 by William Thierfelder

New York...

Honorable Mention: THE WAY WE WERE by Lucinda Luvaas

THE WAY WE WERE by Lucinda Luvaas


All nominees receive complementary listings. First, second and third place are also awarded cash prizes. Winners of the second, popular poll, "My Favorite N*de" are posted on the August calendar.

Congratulations All!

To see the calendar, all of the winners and futher details, click here.

To see the calendar archives, all previous calendars and barebrush curators, click here.

To see this month's calendar and vote in the Curators' Choice and "My Favorite N*de", click here.

The mission of is to increase the public awareness, appreciation and acceptance of the art of the nude. Membership is free. Artist members pay nominal fees to list their artworks and participate in the competitions.

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My apologies to the artists for the lateness of this release due to intense development work at barebrush for the new system.

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