Announcing the special prize winners of our Minted x West Elm Art on the Big Stage Challenge! For our fifth year running, Minted and West Elm teamed up to put Minted’s independent artists on a big stage. Congratulations, winners!
West Elm Creative Director’s Award
For the piece that most captures the attention of West Elm’s senior vice president of design, Johanna Uurasjarvi.
Surf by Lauren Packard Art
For the best group of pieces (3-4) that could be purchased together.
Stay 1, Still 2, Still 3, Still 4, and Still 5 by Victoria Johnson
Painterly Neutrals Award
For the best painting created in a neutral color palette.
Mountain Movements by Kristen Franklin
Abstract Photography Award
For the best abstracted piece of photography.
Big Apple Blur by Emily Coey
Fauna Photography Award
For the best piece of photography showcasing animals.
Jane Gallagher by Amy Carroll
For the best piece of art created using a printmaking technique (lithography, etching, etc).
Ocean Abstract III, Ocean Abstract IV, and Ocean Abstract V by Alicia Schultz
Graphic & Geometric Award
For the most interesting graphic & geometric art print.
After Midnight by melanie mikecz
Drawing & Sketching Award
For the best black & white drawing or sketch.
Human One: Anton by Colin Stuart