Past Exhibitions

85th Annual Members’ Fine Art Exhibition

Member Artists

July 21, 2023 – August 20, 2023

Corkran and Tubbs Galleries 

Awards Judge: Michael Kalmbach

About the Exhibition

This summer favorite showcases artworks in a variety of 2-D and 3d media by dozens of Rehoboth Art League member artists. Following a long-standing RAL tradition, awards of excellence are announced for exceptional work. 


The Sarah Ethel Tunnell Award: Best in Show, $500. “The Family Game, Instructions Lost” mixed media by Tim Barton.  

The Mary Hall Leach Award: Outstanding Work, $250. “Hydrangea House on West Third” graphite by Peter Hanks.

The Thomas McFarland Skelly Award: Painting of Exceptional Merit, any medium, $200. “Big Floral” acrylic, by Susan Frey.

The Faucett Okie Award: Emerging Delaware Artist working in oil or pastel, traditional style, $300. “Desert Beauty” oil by Jeffrey Riddle.

The Louise Chambers Corkran Award: Best Sculpture, $50. “Da Vinci’s Old People” mixed media by John Gusdon.

The William Horn Award: Best Photograph, $50. “Rush Hour” photography by Phyllis Berger.

The Col. W.S. Corkran Award: Painting representative of the Eastern Shore, $50. “Beached” mixed media by Mary Kate McKinley.

The Howard Schroeder Award: Sponsored by the Howard Schroeder Sketch Group, $100. “Blinds” oil by Michael McSorley.

The Delaware Watercolor Society Award of Excellence: Best Watercolor, $300. “What Remains, Old Sheldon Church Ruins, Beaufort, SC” watercolor by Anne Crown Cyr.

The Mary Derrickson McCurdy Memorial Award: Honorable Mention, $100. “Soundless Poem” acrylic by Jinsoon Oh.

Adelia E. Chiswell Award: Outstanding Watercolor, $50. “Cat on a Coll Tin Roof” watercolor by Frank Williams.

Connie Boland Award: Best Still Life, $100. “Copper Pot with Watermelon” oil by John Schissler.

Image Credit: “On the Point” oil, by Jim Rehak: Sarah Ethel Tunnell Award – Best in Show 2022