96th Annual Gold Medal Juried Exhibition

April 29 – May 20, 2007
Pasadena Museum of California Art, Pasadena, CA

Gala Reception:
Saturday, April 28; 6:00 – 9:00 p.m.

[The cover of the 186-page exhibition catalog shown above, with images of the winners of the 95th Annual Gold Medal Juried Exhibition: Ryan Wurmser, Wayfarer’s Retreat, 32″ x 24″, Oil on panel; Tuan Nguyen, Rendezvous, 18″ x 26″ x 13″, Bronze.]

Note: Prices listed are relevant for the period of the exhibition only.

Award Winners

96th Annual Awards

Gold Medal for Painting:
Peter Adams, Prajnaparamita, Perfection of Wisdom

Gold Medal for Sculpture:
Béla Bácsi, Octopus

Edgar Payne Award for Best Landscape:
Richard Humphrey, The Cliffs and Sea at Point Vicente

Magazine Award Winners

American Art Collector Magazine Award:
Karl Dempwolf, Morn in the Valley

art ltd. Magazine Urban Landscape Award:
Nancy Popenoe, L.A. Corner

Art of the West Magazine Award of Excellence:
Kevin MacPherson, Golden Glow

Art-Talk Newspaper Award:
Arthur Egeli, Nude at Dyer Pond

Fine Art Connoisseur Magazine Award:
Barry John Raybould, Maya

Southwest Art Magazine Award of Excellence:
Brian Blood, Carmel Cypress

Event Venue

Pasadena Museum of California Art
490 East Union Street, Pasadena, CA


Presenting Sponsors ($25,000)

First American
First American Trust
Majestic Realty Foundation

Platinum Sponsor ($10,000)

Peter and Elaine Adams

Gold Sponsor ($5,000 - $9,999)


Silver Sponsors ($1,000 - $4,999)

John Clayton

Bronze Sponsors ($500 - $999)

American Legacy Fine Arts, LLC
art ltd. magazine
Art of the West
Donald W. Crocker
Fine Art Connoisseur
Judge Terry A. Green
John Moran Auctioneers, Inc.
Kaiser Family Trust
Irene and Don McGovern

Friends of the California Art Club ($250 - 499)

Zareh and Seda Baghdasarian
Olin and Ann Barrett
Patricia M. and John Bucklin
Andrea Dale
Dennis and Connie Doheny
Mr. and Mrs. Gordon Fish
Barbara Frank
Sam E. Gilardi
Chuck and Kay Henry
Katherine Norris Fine Art
Clay and Elizabeth MacLeod
Marilyn Paine
Margaret and Charles Sedenquist
Mr. and Mrs. John C. Siciliano
Sandy Village and Emma and Willem Broekhof

Magazine Award Sponsors

American Art Collector
art ltd. magazine
Art of the West
Fine Art Connoisseur
Southwest Art