Sunday, January 31, 2010

2009 New England Art Awards ball is Feb. 8

More than 1,880 people have voted in the 2009 New England Art Awards. Now the winners will be announced at the New England Art Awards Ball at 7 p.m. Monday, Feb. 8, 2010, at the Burren, 247 Elm St., Davis Square, Somerville, Massachusetts. And you are invited!

We are very proud to announce that the event will include music by The Second Line Social Aid and Pleasure Society Brass Band of Cambridge, Massachusetts.

Admission is free. Creative attire is encouraged.

The awards are a contest organized by The New England Journal of Aesthetic Research to honor the best art made in New England and exhibits organized here in 2009. More details about how it works here. Below is the final ballot:



Career survey



New Media


Performance or spectacle


  • Isa Leshko in "The Boston Drawing Project 10 Years On and Going Strong" at Carroll and Sons, "New England Photograpy Biennial" at Danforth, and Susan Maasch Fine Art in Portland.

  • John O'Reilly at Yezerski.

  • Harold Feinstein of Merrimac, Mass., "A Retrospective" at Panopticon.

  • Joe Deal New Work at RISD Museum

  • Nicholas Nixon of Brookline at Carroll and Sons.

  • Stewart Martin of Providence at AS220.

Public Exposure


Solo show by local artist (or collaborative)

Standout work by a local artist in a group show


Concept/theme show

Group show featuring local artists

Historical show

Local curator of locally-made art

Solo show of an artist from Away


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