"Light and Dark" is the theme of the latest juried Santa Ynez Valley Arts Association show at Gallery Los Olivos. The title describes the work either literally or figuratively, depending on how the artist interpreted the concept. Six of the 36 approved entries were chosen for awards by Juror Connie Rohde Stanchfield, artist, art instructor, and owner of The C Gallery in Los Alamos.
The Juror's Choice Award went to Mary Taylor Jones for her piece, "Light into Darkness of Alzheimer's. Susan Belloni won First Place. Second Place went to Michelle Ellis and Third Place to Allen Koehn. Barbara Snyder and Carol Carbine earned Honorable Mention Awards.
"Light and Dark" is on display in the Gallery Los Olivos Guild Room through July 5.