Awards

Awards are presented in ceramics, precious metals, glass, wood and recycled materials, contemporary design, innovative use of traditional craft materials and fiber.  We also honor artists with the New Artist Award, the Best Booth Design Award and the Elisabeth Scott Bocock Best in Show Award.

In 2018, the Visual Arts Center of Richmond recognized the following artists for the work they exhibited at our Craft + Design Show:

Elisabeth Scott Bocock Best in Show Award, Presented by McGuireWoods LLP
Robert Patterson

Davenport & Company LLC Innovative Use of Traditional Craft Materials
Stephen and Tamberlaine Zeh

Friends of the Wood Studio at VisArts Wood and Recycled Materials Award
Daniel Rickey

Martin-Star Cabinetry and Design New Artist Award
Hilary Hertzler

Priscilla Burbank and Mike Schewel Glass Award
Kiara Pelissier

Richmond Magazine Best Booth Design Award
Dianne Nordt

Shockoe Bottom Clay Ceramics Award
Kaitlyn and Ryan Lawless

Troutman Sanders Contemporary Design Award
Mau Schoettle

WCVE Precious Metals Award
E. Douglas Wunder

Yvonne and Charles Gold Fiber Award
Michal Lando