Best of Toledo 2016 – Art

. February 21, 2017.


Place To Buy Local Art

Handmade Toledo
Finalist: Toledo Museum of Art

Supporter Of The Local Arts

The Arts Commission
Finalist: Toledo Museum of Art

Independent Gallery

Hudson Gallery
Finalist: River Centre Gallery

Local Art Event

Crosby Festival of the Arts at the Toledo Botanical Garden
Finalist:The University of Toledo Foundation’s Art on the Mall

Art Photographer

Mary Pencheff
Finalist: Ellen Ingram

2-D Artist

Mr. Atomic
Finalist: Makeup by Amy Lewis & Co

3-D Artist

Adam Goldberg
Finalist: Douglas Kampfer and Jeremy – Graphite Design + Build

Ballet Company

Toledo Ballet
Finalist: Daryl Jervis Dance Studio

Literary Artist

Joel Lipman
Finalist: Deanna Wadsworth

Local Theater Group

The Toledo Repertoire Theatre
Finalist: The Village Players Theatre

Favorite Mural/Piece of Public Art

The Love Wall
A 65-foot-long mural that says “Toledo Loves Love” at Adams and 13th St. in the Uptown District. It was painted by Mr. Taylor (Matt Taylor) and Mede (Chad Kupp) through a project commissioned by Art Corner Toledo.
Finalist: All of the murals along Broadway St. in South Toledo.

Local Maker

George Carruth of Carruth Studio & Garden Smiles
Finalist: Toledo Grows

Professional Framing Service

Laura’s Framing Place
Finalist: American Frame