17th Annual LoPresti Award Winners, 2000-01

2000-2001 Lo Presti Awards Committee

Moira Steven, Atlanta College of Art (Chair)
Kim Collins, Emory University
Sandra Still, Emory University
Laura Tartak, American Intercontinental University

2001 LoPresti Award Winners

soulsSouls Grown Deep by Paul Arnett, et al. (Tinwood Books). For excellence in art book publishing.

 

 

 

edmondsonThe Art of William Edmondson by Rusty Freeman, et al.(University Press of Mississippi). For excellence in art book publishing.

 

 

 

alabamaartAlabama Art edited by Nall (River City Publishing). For excellence in art book publishing.

 

 

 

morsbergerPhilip Morsberger: Paintings and Drawings from the Sixties, by J. Richard Gruber; Berry Fleming: Augusta Artist and Author, by Starkey Flythe, William Harper, Edward Rice, and Berry Fleming; Freeman and Cora Schoolcraft: A Tribute, by J. Richard Gruber, Karen Klacsmann (Morris Museum of Art). For overall design excellence of these three publications.

 

 

13jabThe Journal of Artists’ Books: JAB, Spring 2000 and Fall 2000. Atlanta, GA: Interplanetary Productions. For excellence in art journal publishing.

 

 

 

drapetomaniaDrapetomania: A Disease Called Freedom By James A. Findlay. Bienes Center for the Literary Arts, Broward County Main Library, 2000.

 

 

 

HONORABLE MENTIONS

persacMarie Adrien Persac: Louisiana Artist, by H. Parrott Bacot, et al. (Louisiana State University Press)

 

 

 

oppenheimAn American in Europe, by Dr. James D. Burke and Baroness Jeane von Oppenheim (Norton Museum of Art)

 

 

 

bizarroworldBizarro World: The Parallel Universes of Comics and Fine Arts, by Theo Lotz and Ronald Abram (Cornell Fine Arts Museum)

 

 

 

interiorsInteriors by Huston Paschal (North Carolina Museum of Art)

 

 

 

17th Annual Mary Ellen LoPresti Award Entrants 2000

ABC Books and Related Materials: Selections from the Nyr Indictor Collection of the Alphabet, October 15, 2000-January 15,2001, James A. Findlay, Bienes Center for the Literary Arts, Broward County Main Library, Ft. Lauderdale, Florida, 2000, ISBN 0-9678858-1-7.

ABCs of Pop Art: America, Britain, Canada: Major Artists and Their Legacy, Jeffery Spalding, Florida State University Museum of Fine Arts, 2000, ISBN 1-889282-07-3.

Alabama Art, Nall, River City Publishing, 2000, ISBN 1-880216-59-0.

An American in Europe: The Photography Collection of Baroness Jeane von Oppenheim from the Norton Museum of Art, Dr. James D. Burke and Baroness Jeane von Oppenheim, Norton Museum of Art, 2000, ISBN 3-7757-0973-8.

The Art of William Edmondson, Rusty Freeman, University Press of Mississippi, 2000, LC 99-39036, ISBN 1-57806-180-6.

Art Papers, vol. 24: 1-6, 2000.

Bansemer’s Book of Carolina and Georgia Lighthouses, by Roger Bansemer, Pineapple Press, LC 99-53480, ISBN 1-56164-194-4.

Berry Fleming: Augusta Artist and Author, Starkey Flythe, William Harper, Edward Rice, and Berry Fleming, Morris Museum of Art, 2000, ISBN 1-890021-12-1.

Bizarro World: The Parallel Universes of Comics and Fine Arts, Theo Lotz and Ronald Abram, Cornell Fine Arts Museum, 2000.

Black Boiled Coffee and the Cacophony of Frogs: Evon Streetman in Retrospect, by Mark Sloan, William Halsey Gallery, College of Charleston, South Carolina, 2000.

Chorus of Light, Ned Rifkin, et al., High Museum of Art, 2000.

The Color of Silver: William Spratling, His Life and Art, Taylor D. Littleton, Louisiana State University Press, 2000, LC 99-53775, ISBN 0-8071-2533-4.

Converge, Thomas McEvilley, et al., Miami Art Museum, 2000, ISBN 0-9705005-0-5.

The Cummer Museum of Art & Gardens, Tanja Jones, et al., Cummer Museum of Art, Jacksonville, Florida, 2000.

Drapetomania: A Disease Called Freedom, James A. Findlay, Bienes Center for the Literary Arts, Broward County Main Library, 2000, ISBN 0-9678858-0-9.

Duccio di Buoninsegna: the Documents and Early Sources, Jane Immler Satkowski, Georgia Museum of Art, University of Georgia, 2000, LC 99-56383, ISBN 0-915977-38-9.

Endings and Beginnings: Western North Carolina Millennial Juried Exhibition 2000/2001, Matthew Druff, et al., Ashville Art Museum, 2000.

Florida Keys Impressions, Millard Wells, Pineapple Press, 2000, LC 00-57127, ISBN 1-56164-209-6.

Freeman and Cora Schoolcraft: A Tribute, J. Richard Gruber and Karen Klacsmann, Morris Museum of Art, 2000, ISBN 1-890021-11-3.

Interiors, Huston Paschal, North Carolina Museum of Art, 2000, ISBN 0-88259-983-6.

Is Seeing Believing? The Real, the Surreal, the Unreal in Contemporary Photography, Dennis P. Weller, North Carolina Museum of Art, 2000.

JAB (Journal of Artists’ Books), Spring 2000, Fall 2000.

Like Father, Like Son? Portraits by Frans Halls & Jan Hals, North Carolina Museum of Art, 2000.

Local Heroes: Paintings & Sculptures by Sam Doyle, Lynne E. Spriggs, High Museum of Art, 2000, LC 00-8662, ISBN 0-939802-92-9.

Louisiana Faces: Images from a Renaissance, Jason Berry and Philip Gould, Lousiana State University Press, 2000, LC 00-9246, ISBN 0-8071-2621-7.

Marie Adrien Persac: Louisiana Artist, H. Parrott Bacot, et al., Louisiana State University Press, 2000, LC 00-9269, ISBN 0-8071-2642-X.

Masterpieces of Surrealism, William Jeffett, et al., Salvador Dali Museum, St. Petersburg, Florida, 2000.

Philip Morsberger: Paintings and Drawings from the Sixties, J. Richard Gruber, Morris Museum of Art, 2000, ISBN 1-890021-10-5.

Photography Now, David S. Rubin, Contemporary Arts Center, New Orleans, 2000, LC 00-11166, ISBN 0-9702670-1-0.

River Song: A Journey Down the Chattahoochee and Apalachicola Rivers, Joe and Monica Cook, University of Alabama Press, 2000, LC 99-50992, ISBN 0-8173-1034-7.

Ruined Landscapes: Paintings from the Balkan War Zone, Laura Buxton and Ross Yockey, John F. Blair, Publisher, 2000, LC 00-39788, ISBN 0-89587-225-0.

Self Taught, Outsider& Folk Art: A Guide to American Artists, Locations & Resources, Betty-Carol Sellen and Cynthia J. Johanson, McFarland & Company, Inc., Publishers, 1999, LC 99-32129, ISBN 0-7864-0745-X.

Souls Grown Deep Volume 1: African American Vernacular Art of the South, Paul Arnett, et al., Tinwood Books, 2000, LC 98-61710, ISBN 0-9653766-0-5.

Still Waters: Images, 1971-1999, C. C. Lockwood, Louisiana State University Press, 2000, LC 99-56961, ISBN 0-8071-2570-9.