Thank you for taking the time to nominate a member the of the encaustic community of artists, teachers, and allied professionals for the 2022 La Vendéenne Outstanding Contribution Award.
Nominees for this award can be an individual or a group of artists, an organization or a company that has contributed to IEA’s mission of supporting the growth and advancement of wax artists at all stages of their careers and providing opportunities and resources within a global community as exemplified by excellence in one or more of the following:
Made outstanding contributions in education and/or raided the level of excellence in encaustic fine art or cold wax through teaching, curating, or creating venues for encaustic education to the wider community.
Published digital or print materials significant to the advancement of wax art.
Developed technical innovations or achieved distinction as an innovator in their use of wax in their artistic career.
To submit a nomination, you must be a current member of IEA. Nominees can come from the wider community of wax professionals. Board of Director Members are ineligible to receive La Vendéenne awards during their tenure on the Board of IEA.
Winners of previous La Vendéenne Awards are ineligible to receive an award.
Nominations close January 15, 2022