“One to Six”


Art Purchase Competition


Deadline Friday, Nov 3, 2017 by 5pm


     Open call is announced for artwork to be considered for the “One to Six” Art Purchase    Award.  The City of Lawton and the Lawton Arts & Humanities Council (LAHC) sponsor this art purchase award. The LAHC’s Program Committee serves as jury, making recommendations to the LAHC for the purchase of six pieces of artwork from one artist. The artwork in turn is presented to the six people who win the 2016 Cultural Awards. The award is $900.00 for the six pieces.


       Past artists recipients of the “One to Six”  have been Janie Griffin, custom silver jewelry; John Hernandez, hand painted gourds with woven pine needles; Santos Rubio, Macro-photography; and Tom Biggs, watercolor just to name a few!  Call the Arts & Humanities Division at 580-581-3470/581-3471 for more information. To learn more about the Lawton Cultural Awards, visit the website www.cityof.lawton.ok.us/lahc/LAHCAwards.htm


      Submissions can be mailed or delivered to the Arts & Humanities Division. For mail: Arts & Humanities Division, P.O. Box 1054, Lawton, OK 73502, Must be received in the office by Friday, Nov. 4, 2016. Deliver to:  Arts & Humanities Division, west entrance of McMahon Memorial Auditorium, 801 NW Ferris Ave., Hours are 8-12 and 1-5, Monday - Friday.


Forms will be available September 2017



"One to Six"

Art Purchase Award Winners

 Jenny Perry, Mosaic
Janie Griffin, Custom Jewlery
John Hernandez, Hand painted gourds with pine needle weaving
Santos Rubio, Macro-Photograpy
Myron Beeson, see art here
Tom Biggs, Watercolor
Patty Ferguson, Ceramic
Myron Beeson, Handcarved Eagle Feather
Cynthia Clay, Mixed Media

Kathy Liontas-Warren, Lithograph

Kathy Liontas-Warren, Mixed Media
Eva Yeahquo-Williams , non-representational reliefs
John Hernandez, Hand painted gourds with pine needle weaving