Juror: Terry Suhre
Terry Suhre holds a B.F.A. in Painting from the University of Illinois - Urbana/ Champaign (1976) and a M.F.A. in Painting (1980) from Southern Illinois University-Carbondale. He is in his 20th year as the Director of Gallery 210 and Research Professor at the University of Missouri-St. Louis. Prior to Suhre's appointment at UMSL he was director for five years of the Catherine Smith Gallery at Appalachian State University, Boone North Carolina, where in addition to the curatorial, administrative, and teaching duties he oversaw the visual arts component of An Appalachian Summer. Suhre began his career at the Illinois State Museum in Springfield where he worked from 1980 - 1990. Since 1983 he has organized and curated over 100 exhibitions. In addition to his university teaching and gallery responsibilities Suhre serves on several community arts boards and is active as a guest curator and juror.
Constructed Visions II at the St. Louis Artists’ Guild is a juried exhibition featuring national sculpture and fine craft artists. This exhibition includes artisans and artists from Missouri and Illinois with works in ceramics, fiber, glass, metal, paper, plastic, stone, and wood - both traditional and non-traditional, functional and nonfunctional. We would like to congratulate the artists selected by Juror, Terry Suhre whom awarded $1000 in cash prizes
Selected Artists: Alexander Bannan, Eldon Benz, Dave J Bermingham, Peter Bushell, Kacey Cowdery, Jerry Cox, Miguel de Aguero, Janet de Aguero, Debra Evans-Page, Nancy Exarhu, Suzy Farren, Robert Fields, Shelby Fleming, Craig Hoffman, Kahlil Irving, Howard Jones, Ellen Klamon, Robert Kokenyesi, Anthony Ledbetter, Debra J Lewis, Ron Longsdorf, Patrick Luber, Heather Macali, Jessica Riddle, Barrie Rupp, Rachel Santel, Suzanne Sidebottom, Dennis Smith, Debra Smith, Tom Sontag, Susan Sontag, Tom Stauder, Josh Svoboda, Andy Van Der Tuin