Ben Billingsley Awarded 1st Place in Self-Portrait Exhibition

April 18th, 2019 by eebrandon37

Glenn Eure’s Ghost Fleet Gallery – 210 E Driftwood St; Nags Head, North Carolina

Awards for the 24th Annual Artist Self-Portrait Exhibit have been announced. FIRST PLACE went to Benjamin Billingsley of Wilmington, NC, for a Linocut titled “Uncertain Future.” Commenting on the work, Exhibition judge Matt Egan said, “Executed with skill and craft, this portrait uses the methods of relief printing as a nod to a process Glenn was skilled at, as well as taking a moment to reflect one’s place.”

 

Mr. Billingsley is an Art Instructor in the Fine Arts Department at CFCC.