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Award winners named of Recycled Art(icles) show

Staff report
Photo by Sean Sever 'Dog of Poseidon,' by Dennis Lufrano, won best of show Thursday night at the Recycled Art(icles) awards ceremony at Western Nevada Community College.

The winners of Western Nevada Community College”s annual recycle arts contest were announced at a reception Thursday night.

The show will be displayed in the gallery of the Bristlecone Building College through Tuesday.

More than 50 pieces were entered.

• Best of Show ($100 award): “Dog of Poseidon” by Dennis Lufrano

• Most Creative: first place ($75), “Catch and Release” by Robert Murray; second place ($50), “Scrap Toad” by Arne Martin and third place ($25), “The Carship Enterprise” by Ron Fritcher

• Most Useful: first place ($75), “Capri Sun-Dress” by Lauren Easby; second ($50) “Purse-Sueing Recycling” by Slim Sirnes and third ($25), “Gear Driven” by John Septien

• Honorable Mentions: “Running Bird” by Arne Martin; “Horseshoe Fish” by Jeff Cuthbert; “Mr. Andre” by Kathleen Durham and “Walk the Line” by John Septien, “Texas Ranger” by Tim Cook

• Honorable Mentions, Aesthetic Excellence: “Endangered Space” by Paul Ford; “Menage” by Mary Ford-Germano and “Precious Time” by Paula Buchanan

• Special Honorable Mention, E for Effort Youth Award: “Three Exhaust Pipe Tractor” by Jordan Cruz Riley

If you go

What: Recycled Art(icles) exhibit

When: Through Tuesday, 8 a.m.-5 p.m.


Bristlecone Building,


Nevada Community College, 2201 W. College Parkway

INFO: 445-3238