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Del Mar Art Center Gallery artist receives international prize for printmaking

Del Mar Art Center Gallery artist receives international prize for printmaking

Julianne Ricksecker, artist and printmaker and University City resident of 42 years, received the René Carcan International Public Prize for Printmaking at a reception on Feb. 15 in Brussels, Belgium.

For this competition, 161 artists from 32 countries participated. Thirty artists were selected for the exhibition, on view from Feb. 15 to May 15 at the Bibliotheca Wittockiana, a museum dedicated to book arts, bookbinding and related disciplines. A jury awarded the Grand Prize and a 1st and 2nd mention. The René Carcan International Public Prize was selected by a public vote online between November and February. Ricksecker received the highest total number of votes...

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