Category Archives: Awards

2014 Lucie Award: Deeper Perspective


Thank you Photoawards.com for the Honorable Mention!

Kibera: A Slice of Heaven…see the highlights here…

Balancing Act


Wire Jump Rope


Black and White Spider Award

I was honored recently by receiving a Nominee in Nature award from the International Black and White Spider Awards for an image from Alaska’s Inside Passage.  For more information on the Spider Awards, click on the image:

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Official press release:

LONDON October 19- Professional photographer, Maureen Ruddy Burkhart,  was presented with the 8th Annual Black and White Spider Awards Nominee in the category of NATURE at a prestigious Nomination & Winners PhotoShow. The live online ceremony webcast Saturday, October 19, 2013 was attended by photography fans in 75 countries who logged on to see the climax of the industry’s most important event for black and white photography.

The awards international Jury included captains of the industry from the Tate in London, Heffel Fine Art, FoMu Fotomuseum, FTM Advisory, Camera Work, Art Stage Singapore, Aeroplastics Contemporary, Galerie Baudoin Lebon in Paris, to Fratelli Alinari in Florence who honored Spider Fellows with 246 coveted title awards and 938 nominees in 14 categories.

BLACK AND WHITE SPIDER AWARDS is the leading international award honoring excellence in black and white photography. This celebrated event shines a spotlight on the best professional and amateur photographers worldwide and honors the finest images with the highest achievements in black and white photography.

contact:  Maureen at mophotoartist@gmail.com

website: maureenruddyburkhart.com


2012 Capitol Christmas Tree Awards!

I am honored and thrilled to announce that two of my photographs have been chosen for awards in this year’s Capitol Christmas Tree Juried Art Exhibition!  The theme was “Into the Woods” and was juried by SENATOR BEN NIGHTHORSE CAMPBELL, JOHN FIELDER, ROSE LANE WHITE LEAVELL, HEIDI ZUCKERMAN JACOBSON AND ROSE FREDRICK.  A total of 13 pieces were chosen for the final exhibition out of over 100 entries nationwide.

Awards include:

Professional Viewer’s Choice for “Midnight at Devils Tower“,  from the series “Trail of the Fallen Warrior”

And…Professional Honorable Mention for “First Day, an iPhone composite from the series by the same name.

As part of the award, “Midnight” and “First Day” will accompany the National Christmas Tree (which hails from Colorado) on tour with 22 stops in different cities and towns across the U.S., for brief ceremony and display in each and then continue on to Washington D.C. for the National Tree Lighting Ceremony on November 26, 2012.

FIRST, THOUGH, please join me for an opening reception at Colorado Photographer John Fielder’s Gallery on Wednesday, October 24, from 5-7. For info and directions:  John Fielder’s Colorado.

Best regards, friends!

Maureen


3 Lucies! ..International Photography Awards Honorable Mentions

Hello out there!  I’m honored to say that my work received 3 Honorable Mentions at the 2012 IPA Lucie Awards!  This includes 2 series and 1 singular image…Here is the series “Trail of the Fallen Warrior”

This series “First Day” is a compilation of iPhone composite images…

And this singular image was taken in Inner Mongolia, China, while a visiting artist there in January, 2011…it portrays the eastern edge of the Gobi desert with the smokestacks of Erdos in the background.


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