Unique Views 2014

Unique Views is a juried art exhibition sponsored by the Huntsville Art League. It invites you to view the world around us through the eyes of artists. These views may be of our town, our lives, or our beliefs. Selected works will be exhibited at the opening reception in Lowe Mill on May 16, and then displayed in the Second Floor Connector gallery for several weeks. Works may be offered for sale, from the HAL studios in Lowe Mill and from a HAL website for this exhibition.

Our Jurors

Greg Datcher

Greg Datcher Artist and instructor in ceramics. Taught at The Studio and has been teaching at the Huntsville Museum of Art for 12 years. Attended Alabama A and M majoring in studio art as well J. F. Drake Technical College with an Associate’s Degree in Automotive Technology.

Linda Ruhl

ruhlLinda received a B.S. in Art and Design from Arkansas Tech University. She worked as a Graphic Artist and Visual Information Specialist for the U.S. Government where her art developed doing illustrations and creating designs and special projects. Living in different parts of the U.S. she returned to her love of painting. Her commissioned portraits are in collections throughout the Country. She has studied with artist such as Paul McCormick and Charles Reid and attended workshops with the Portrait Society of America. Linda teaches classes in drawing. watercolor and pastel at the Huntsville Museum of Art. In September 2005 and October 2006 she conducted 7 day classes in portraits, watercolor and oil with the Grafton Artsfest in Grafton, Australia. She may be reached at www.portraitsbylindaruhl.com

Mayra Martinez

mayraWMayra Martinez photographs pets and their humans in Huntsville, AL and surroundings. She has taught digital photography classes since 2008, serves as the volunteer photography coordinator for Panoply, and works with a local animal rescue group to show animals in need at their best.

Our Sponsors



2014 Calendar

April 4
Deadline for entry

April 26
E-mail notification of acceptance

May 6, 8, and 14
Hand-delivered Art accepted in Studio 202, 12PM – 5PM

May 7-14
Delivery of shipped art

May 16
Opening Reception, First Floor Connector, Lowe Mill

May 17-31
Exhibit displayed in the Second Floor Connector

June 2-7
Return Shipping

June 4-7
Pickup of Hand Delivered Work (Wed-Sat, 12PM – 5PM)

Exhibition Winners

Standing Tall by Judith Fields

1st place
Judith Fields
“Standing Tall”

Red Shoes by Ann Steverson

2nd place
Ann Steverson
“Red Shoes”

After the Rain by Doris Sisk

3rd place
Doris Sisk
“After the Rain”

Meet Me at the Creek by Emily Quinn

Art Cart Prize
Emily Quinn
“Meet Me at the Creek”

Lisa and Kid by Patsy Gray

People’s Choice
Patsy Gray
“Lisa and the Kid”

Accepted Works