QUINCY — Quincy University art professor Bob Mejer was awarded the Janet Pauley Memorial Award for his watercolor “Take PCSC 35” at the Illinois Watercolor Society 32nd national exhibition May 7 in Dixon.
Mejer’s award was chosen by international artist Mark Mehaffey.
During the exhibit 53 works were selected for exhibition at the Next Picture Show Gallery.
Mejer also received the juror’s award for his monotype assemblegraph “Symphony,” during the 36th National Print Exhibition at Artlink Contemporary Gallery in Fort Wayne, Ind. Kim Vito, professor of art at Wright State University in Dayton, Ohio, served as juror and award selector.