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Indiana, Naturally

Indiana Natural Areas Photo Exhibit at the Indianapolis International Airport

The Indianapolis Airport Authority and The Nature Conservancy in Indiana invited artists to submit photographs and photo-based artworks highlighting the natural beauty of Indiana. The winning entries were on display at the Indianapolis International Airport earlier this summer. Though the exhibit is finished, you can still view the artwork here. Many thanks to the photographers whose work made Indiana, Naturally such a success. And a big thank you to the Indianapolis Airport, who showcased the art beautifully.


Best Plant Life: Lee Mandrell, "Sunflowers"
Best Landscape: Jody Cooley, "Solitude"
Best Wildlife: Dave Fox, "Short-eared Owl"
Juror's Choice (awarded by Jeremy Efroymson of the Efroymson Family Fund): Jody Cooley, "Forest Arch"
Juror's Choice (awarded by Matt Williams of The Nature Conservancy/Indiana): Gayle Brandt, "Follow Me"
Honorable Mention: Lea Foster, "The Painted Lady"
Nature Conservancy Award: Christopher Jordan, "Fall Creek Gorge, Summer"

Jurors for the show were as follows:

Jeremy Efroymson, The Efroymson Family Fund
Linda Adele Goodine, Herron School of Art
Matt Williams, The Nature Conservancy/Indiana
James Keough, Indianapolis Airport Authority
Marsha Stone, Indianapolis Airport Authority


Check out the slideshows of the photographs in the Indiana, Naturally exhibit:
* Landscape
* Plant life
* Wildlife in natural habitat
* Artistic

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