Awards

Selected Awards:

  • International Society of Acrylic Painters 8th Annual Open International Online Exhibition – Third Place – 2017
  • International Guild of Realism Winter Salon – Pioneer in Realism Award – 2017
  • Racine Art Museum Artist Fellowship (Finalist) – 2016
  • International Society of Acrylic Painters 1st Annual All-Member Online Exhibition – Honorable Mention – 2016
  • International Society of Acrylic Painters 8th Annual Online Signature Members Exhibition -Best of Show – 2015
  • Contemporary Views – University of Wisconsin – Green Bay – Merit Award – 2015
  • American Art Awards – 2015
    • First Place – Erotic Male
    • Second Place – Erotic Male
    • Fourth Place – Erotic Male
  • National Society of Painters in Casein and Acrylic 61st Annual Exhibition – Katharine Steele Renninger Memorial Award – 2015
  • International Society of Acrylic Painters 6th Annual Open Online Exhibition – Matboards & More Merchandise Award – 2014
  • International Society of Acrylic Painters 7th Annual Online Signature Members Exhibition -Best of Show – 2014
  • National Oil and Acrylic Painter’s Society 2014 “Best of America” Exhibition – Merit Award – 2014
  • American Art Awards – 2013
    • Best of Show
    • First Place – Watercolor Human Figure
    • First Place – Acrylic Human Figure
    • First Place – Realism Still Life
    • Second Place – Erotic Male
  • International Society of Acrylic Painters 16th Annual International Exhibition – Savoir Faire Award – 2013
  • International Society of Acrylic Painters 6th Annual Online Signature Members Exhibition – Ampersand Award – 2013
  • National Oil and Acrylic Painters’ Society 2013 Open International Exhibition – Award of Excellence – 2013
  • American Art Awards – 2011
    • First Place – Landscape with Figure
    • Second and Fifth Place – Figure – Acrylic
    • Third Place – Manipulated Photograph – Figure
  • International Society of Acrylic Painters 3rd Annual Online Exhibition – Honorable Mention – 2010
  • Kenosha Racine Artist Network Inaugural Exhibition, Kenosha, WI – People’s Choice Award – 2010
  • Infinity Art Gallery (online) 2010 Summer Expo – Founder’s Choice Award – 2010
  • Anderson Arts Center Winter Juried Exhibition, Kenosha, WI – First Place – 2009
  • myartcontest.com (online) Fall 2009 Portrait Competition – Honorable Mention – 2009
  • Wisconsin Visual Artists Southeast Chapter Winter Exhibition – First Place – 2008
  • Salon de Refuses Exhibition, Toledo, OH Committee Award – 1994
  • Spectrum Gallery, Toledo, OH Open Spring Show – Award of Recognition – 1994. 1995
  • 74th Annual Toledo Area Artists’ Exhibition, Toledo, OH Third Place – 1992
  • 74th Annual Toledo Area Artists’ Exhibition Purchase Award – 1992
  • Lewiston, ME Sidewalk Art Festival Third Place Judge’s Award – 1988, 1990, 1991
  • Portland, ME Sidewalk Art Festival Purchase Award – 1981, 1991
  • Norway, ME Art Show Purchase Award – 1981, 1984
  • Cape Elizabeth, ME Art Show Purchase Award – 1981
  • Lewiston, ME Art Show Purchase Award – 1980
  • Lewiston, ME Art Show Best in Show – 1980

Articles/Publications:

  • Acrylics – Sachet Mixte Publications – 2016
  • The Art of Man – Edition 2016 – E. Gibbons, Editor – Firehouse Publishing – 2015
  • Portraits – Sachet Mixte Publications – 2015
  • The Artists’ Magazine Annual Competition (Finalist) – 2015
  • International Contemporary Artists – Volume 11 – ICA Publishing – 2016
  • International Contemporary Artists – Volume 10 – ICA Publishing – 2015
  • International Contemporary Artists – Volume 9 – ICA Publishing – 2014
  • The Best of International Portrait/Figurative Artists – Volume 1 – Kennedy Publishing – 2011
  • “Expressions in Watercolor, Dan Simoneau”, L/A Today Magazine – August/September, 1991

Juror:

  • Winter Juried Exhibition – Anderson Arts Center – Kenosha, WI – 2017
  • League of Milwaukee Artists (juror of awards) – Anderson Arts Center – Kenosha, WI – 2017

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