Past Exhibition

The Philadelphia Pastel Society
2nd Annual Members Exhibition

September 12 – October 9, 2021

Exhibition Reception: September 12, 2021, 3-5pm

Exhibiting artists include: Kathleen Apfelbaum, Sandy Askey-Adams, Nancy Bellis ,Barbara Berry, Teresa Boyle, Barbara Brown, Jeanne Casciola, Linda Crane, Rebecca Denneny, Teresa DeSeve, Louise Dusinberre, Jennifer Eubanks, Amy Grant, Mary Lou Griffin, Catherine Grygiel, Ann Guidera-Matey, Marie T Harris, Sara Harron-McKelvey, Oona Hodges, Mary Helen Hutchison, Madeleine Kelly, Mike Kerr, Susan Klinger, Blanche Levitt Torphy, John Lloyd, Wendy McClatchy, Megan McCrea, Catherine McIlhenny, Rita Michalenko, Nancy Miller, Roe Murray, Liz Nathan, Jayne  Oczkowski Ollin, Joanne Orth, Irene Rabinowitz, Deborah Reeder, Lorraine Ricciardi, Alfred Richards, Patricia Riley, Linda  K Robinson, Val Rossman, Stefanie Silverman, Mary Rinderle Smith, Paulette Staley, Donna Streisfeld, Joanne Turner, Doug Tweddale, Denise Vitollo, Pamela Wallenhurst, Sherry Ward and Anne Whalon

Judge of Awards – Fred Danziger
Fred Danziger is a 1970 graduate of PAFA who went on to teach at the Art Institute of Philadelphia and PAFA for over 40 years (still teaching today via ZOOM). He has had over 20 solo shows and been involved in over 100 group shows. His work has been collected by the Philadelphia Museum of Art, Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Art – Museum of American Art, The Woodmere Art Museum, and the Southern Alleghenies Museum of Art, to name a few. Representation of Fred’s work includes the Sherry French Gallery (NYC), the James Gallery (Pittsburgh), the Rodger LaPelle Gallery (Philadelphia), the F.A.N. Gallery (Philadelphia) and Gallery 222 (Malvern). He exhibited his personal collection of works by 118 artists at Gallery 222 in January 2021, and the show then went on tour to Pittsburgh. Fred won an Emmy in 2018 for his illustrations featured on History Making Productions “Before Hollywood: Philadelphia and the Birth of the Movies”.


Brunswick Diner, oil, 34” x 48”

Cedar Park, oil, 32” x 44”

Best in Show: Harmony by Teresa Deseve

Second Place: Winter Travel by Sandy Askey-Adams

Third Place: Lady in Red Hat by Alfred Richards

Constance J McClatchy Memorial Award of Excellence for Use of Color: Flash of Memory by Madeleine Kelly

Frame Nook Award: Maine Sunset by Donna Streisfeld

Merion Art Award: Approaching Storm by Catherine Grygiel

Pan Pastel Award: Valentine’s Day by Catherine McIlhenny

Frame Shop Award: Waffle or Sugar by Susan Klinger