zeit·geist /noun: The defining spirit or mood of a particular period of history as shown by the ideas and beliefs of the time.
Artists throughout history have captured the spirit of their time in a variety of visual ways, acting as bellwethers for the current cultural climate. Similarly they serve as historians by preserving the pathos of eras gone by.
Artists are encouraged to submit work that captures what they view as the “spirit of the times” be it current or past.
The Art League Award for Best in Show
Tara Barr, Mixtape
Judy Antico, Speedway
Joan Bevelaqua, Remains
Ellen Delaney, Far from the Madding Crowd
John Gosling, Gentrification
Aurele Gould, Rise and Fall
Georgette Grossman, Dinner Conversation
Aletha Kuschan, Food for Thought
Maureen Minehan, Waiting for a New Day
Maureen Rabinovitz, Morning News
Nancy Ramsey, Separation