2015 WORLD OF THE WILD ART SHOW

The 2015 show featured 120 art pieces selected from, the record, 384 total pieces submitted for jurying. Meri DeCaria, from the Phillips Art Gallery in Salt Lake City, juried the pieces for the show and selected the artists that won cash awards. All the art work was created by Utah artists and had to have been completed within three years of the opening of the show. The Zoo retains a 30% commission on all artwork sold to help offset the costs of holding this annual event. If you are interested in participating in the show you can contact Jameson Weston or call (801) 584-1739 for more information.Pieces are listed in alphabetical order by artists’ last name.


HEADS OR TAILS

by Shauna Alcorn

(30″ x 24″ watercolor)

$700

 

 

 


LEMUR PUZZLE

by Shauna Alcorn

(24″ x 28.5″ watercolor)

$700

 

 

 


GIRAFFE

by Gayle Allen

(17.5″ x 22″ watercolor)

$400

 

 

 


CHIPMUNK

by Fahimeh Amiri

(10″ x 10″ acrylic)

$800

Utah Arts & Museums Traveling Piece

 

 

 


TENDER MOMENTS

by Scott Anderson

(14″ x 12″ photo)

$90

SOLD

 

 



THE COLLECTOR

by Kathryn Ashcroft

(24″ x 36″ oil)

$4,300

 

 



ELEGANCE

by Kathryn Ashcroft

(12″ x 6″ oil)

$450


 

 


LAMBERT THE LION

by Layton Asmus

(14″ x 15″ x 12″ ceramic)

$1,500

 

 

 


GREY EYES

by Mia Atherton

(16″ x 20″ charcoal)

$800

 

 

 


NOW YOU SEE ME

by Emily Bagley

(20″ x 17″ acrylic, ink, wc)

$175

Utah Arts & Museums Traveling Piece

 

 


BUTTERFLIES

by Brian Baity

2(6″ x 8″ x 2″ goose egg)

$300

 

 

 


LOST IN MIGRATION

by Conor Barry

(12″ x 18″ photo)

$350

Pixel’s Photo & Frame Award

 

 


HIS MAJESTY

by Lloyd Blackburn

(24″ x 18″ photo)

$75

SOLD

 

 


ROCK, PAPER, SCISSORS

by Carel Brest van Kempen

(12″ x 16″ acrylic)

$4,800

 

 



MAJESTIC JUNGLE LEOPARD

by Susan Carol

(24″ x 30″ oil)

$5,000

 

 

 

 


TURTLES SUNNING

by Laurel Casjens

(24″ x 18″ photo)

$200

Utah Arts & Museums Traveling Piece

SOLD

 

 


ZEN TURTLE

by Ann Charat

(10.5″ x 10.5″ Micron pen)

$250


 



FROG

by Grant Choril

(14″ x 17″ prisma color)

$30

SOLD

 


OUT ON A WIRE

by L. Aerin Collett

(24″ x 48″ mixed)

$1,200

Zoo Employee’s Award

 



DESERT ELVES

by Shannon Condie

(8″ x 25″ photo)

$80

SOLD

 

 



BARTER ISLAND BEARS

by Ginny Coombs

(36″ x 12″ photo)

$500

Utah Arts & Museums Traveling Piece

 



GLADES GATOR

by Frankie Corrigan

(12″ x 36″ photo)

$175

 

 

 


THE SMALLNESS OF MAN

by Roxie Crouch

(19″ x 23 photo)

$250

 

 

 


JUST BEING

by Roxie Crouch

(17″ x 21″ photo)

$170


 

 


BLACK FRIDAY

by Malory Curtiss

(12″ x 15″ photo)

$75


 

 


SAVANNAH SILHOUETTES

by Malory Curtiss

(5″ x 8″ x6″ clay)

$200

 

 



THE NEST

by Malory Curtiss

(5″ x 5 ” x 11″ mixed)

$250

 

 

 


EAGLE FLIGHT

by Rob Daugherty

(30″ x 20″ photo)

$595

SOLD

 

 


TASTY

by Rob Daugherty

(16″ x 20″ photo)

$375

Utah Arts & Museums Traveling Piece

 

 


THIRSTY

by Rob Daugherty

(16″ x 20″ photo)

$375

 

 

 

 


JASPER – STUDY

by Bregelle Davis

(11″ x 13″ watercolor)

$350

 


 

 


LARGER THAN LIFE

by Tyler Davis

(7″ x 9″ scratch board)

$399


 

 

 


BISON

by Juule DeHaan

(15″ x 18″ steel wire)

$500

Award of Merit

 

 

 

 


RAINBOW LORIKEET

by Jennifer Deily

(36″ x 12″ acrylic/oil)

$650

 

 

 

 


SIBLINGS

by Julie Dickerson

(20″ x 26″ photo)

$350

Utah Arts & Museums Traveling Piece

 

 


I LOVE YOU MOM

by Brady Donley

(16″ x 20″ photo

$200

Utah Arts & Museums Traveling Piece


 


OWL

by Darrell Driver

(48″ x 38″ charcoal)

$1,700

 

 

 


ARCTIC NIGHT

by Darrell Driver

(16″ x 20″ oil)

$1,500


 

 


COOL DOWN

by Jerry Durrant

(19″ x 23″ watercolor)

$500

 

 

 


GIANT OF THE SERENGETI

by P. Craig Ellertson

(11″ x 19″ colored pencil)

$2,200

Zoo Director’s Award


 


ALWAYS ALERT

by P. Craig Ellertson

(20″ x 13″ colored pencil)

$2,700

 

 



VERVET

by Joni Flint

(8″ x 10″ oil)

$450

Utah Arts & Museums Traveling Piece

 

 


FOCUSED FELINES

by Pamela Flynn

(14″ x 12″ oil)

$170

 

 

 



GENTLE GIANT

by Jenny Fowler

(20″ x 16″ mixed)

$300

Utah Arts & Museums Traveling Piece

 

 


KING BILLY

by Howie Garber

(24″ x 28″ photo)

$525

Award of Merit

 

 

 


TWO SABLE ANTELOPES

by Cliff Gekko

(15″ ceramic bowl)

$193.72

 

 

 

 


RED-SHANKED DOUC

by Dallas Giles

(23 x 25″ photo)

$400


 

 


SPOTTED HYENA

by Jean Glaser

(11″ x 14″ photo)

$200

Utah Arts & Museums Traveling Piece

 

 


CLANDESTINE

by Anthony Granato

(24″ x 20″ mixed)

$425

 


 


EL TIGRE

by Daphne Green

(29″ x 23″ chalk/pencil)

$1,500

Utah Arts & Museums Traveling Piece

Honorable Mention Award

 

 


SAPPHIRE BEAUTY

by Daphne Green

(29″ x 23″ watercolor)

$1,500

 

 

 



T IS FOR TOUCAN

by Scott Greer

(11″ x 14″ print)

$50

Utah Arts & Museums Traveling Piece

 

 

 


PROVEN

by Kyle Gutke

(42″ x 48″ mixed)

$4,200


 

 

 


OOPSIE DAISY

 

by John Halcrow

(4.5″ x 11.5″ clay)

$75

SOLD

 

 

 


SAVANNAH URN

by Brent Hale

(15″ x 20″ x 23″ ceramic)

$1,500

 

 

 

 


CAPE BUFFALO

by Brent Hale

(6″ x 11″ x 6″ ceramic)

$250

 

 

 

 


BASHA

by Cynthia Hall

(21″ x 18″ photo)

$490

 

 

 


PREDATOR

by Dennis Hammer

(23″ x 27″ photo)

$2500

SOLD


 

 


THE GREAT ESCAPE

by Julia Hansen

(26″ x 30 ” pastel)

$1,000

 

 

 


F & A

by Marnee Hardie

(12″ x 16″ acrylic)

$200

SOLD

 



QUIET IS VIOLENT

by Jake Herron

(20″ x 16″ charcoal)

$500

Utah Arts & Museums Traveling Piece

 

 


ZEBRA DREAMS

by Jeannie Hill

(20″ x 16″ acrylic)

$160

SOLD

 

 


WEATHERED

by Kendra Hitchcock

(19″ x 15″ graphite)

$600

Utah Arts & Museums Traveling Piece

 

 


YUM

by Wayne Jacobsen

(19″ x 8″ glass)

$290

 

 

 


FOLLOWING

by Wayne Jacobsen

(2 Quail on Rock glass)

$190

SOLD

 

 


JELLYFISH LAMP

by William James

(29″ x 12″ mixed)

$3,000

 

 

 


GREAT BLUE HERON

by John Jelte

(19″ x 25″ photo)

$195

Utah Arts & Museums Traveling Piece

 

 


HOODED MERGANSER

by Douglas Johnson

(16 x 20″ photo)

$150

 

 

 


HOGLE JUNGLE

by Douglas Johnson

(16″ x 20″ photo)

$150

 

 



THE BOSS

by Susan Johnson

(8″x 10″ scratch board)

$350

 

 

 


WATCHING YOU

by Susan Johnson

(8″ x 10″ scratch board)

$350

 

 



EQUIFEROUS

by Jordan Jones

(24″ x 36″ oil)

$3,200

 

 

 

 


NEED TO SAVE

by Linda Kalmar

(8″ x 12″ glass)

$140

 

 

 


STALKING PREY

by Linda Kalmar

(8″ x 12″ glass)

$140

 

 

 


BABY EAGLE’S FIRST FLIGHT

by Carson Kawabata

(15″ x 17″ acrylic)

$100

Honorable Mention Award

Utah Arts & Museums Traveling Piece

 

 


WORTH ITS WEIGHT?

by Stephen Kesler

(48″ x 48″ x 16″ mixed)

$2,450

 


 

 


SCARS AND STRIPES

by Joel Kitamura

(9″ x 11″ lino cut)

$200

Utah Arts & Museums Traveling Piece

 

 


WATCH RABBIT

by Cara Koolmees

(8″ x 18″ watercolor)

$500

SOLD


 


GOLDEN GAZE

by Mesina Larsen

(16″ x 20″ colored pencil)

$600

Bullock’s Frame Award

SOLD

 

 

 


BISON BULLS BUTTING BRAINS

by Larry Maddocks

(10″ x 30″ acrylic & ink)

$450


 

 


HUE

by T.D. Maisey

(24″ x 20″ acrylic)

$175

 

 

 


MUSTANG

by David Meikle

(36″ x 24″ digital)

$400

Utah Arts & Museums Traveling Piece

 

 


TIGER

by Kimberly Monsen

(15″ x 11″ pencil)

$70


 

 


KINGDOMS SENTRY

by Ralph Murray

(17″ x 14″ oil)

$1,000

 

 

 


WYOMING SENTRY

by Ralph Murray

(8.5″ x 11″ woodcut print)

$525

 

 

 

 


AMAZON TREE FROG

by Noah Nickisch

(8″ x 10″ watercolor)

$500


 

 


NAPOLEON

by Melissa Niskala

(14″ x 14″ linocut)

$1,500

 

 

 


BIRDS IN WOODLAND

by Kathi Olsen

(8″ x 9″ glass )

$100

SOLD

 


 


WHERE’S MOM?

by Annie Perkins

(13″ x 16″ acrylic)

$450

Utah Arts & Museums Traveling Piece

 

 


GIRAFFE

by Paige Perkins

(12″ x 15″ acrylic)

$600

Utah Arts & Museums Traveling Piece

 

 


ASPEN LOVE

by Eric Peterson

(16″ x 20″ photo)

$350

 

 

 


WATCHER IN THE WOODS

by Dollores Shelledy

(14″ x 20″ photo)

$350

 

 

 


ELEPHANT

by Dustin Pike

(20″ x 16″ ink)

$300

 

 

 


ZEBRA FOAL

by Liesel Bendio Potter

(12″ 15″ ink)

$425

Utah Arts & Museums Traveling Piece

 

 


SUN CONURE

by Patty Reay

(21″ x 17″ photo)

$150

SOLD

Utah Arts & Museums Traveling Piece

 

 


KNIGHT OF THE NIGHT

by Darla Roberts

(18″ x 14″ prisma color)

$300

Utah Arts & Museums Traveling Piece

 

 


THIS SPOT RESERVED

by Marguerite Roberts

(16″ x 20″ photo)

$165

 

 



SPLASH

by Pam Robinson

(14″ x 20″ watercolor)

$1,000

Best of Show

Utah Arts & Museums Traveling Piece

 

 


PUFFIN PRIDE

by Frigga Ruscetta

(19″ x 23″ watercolor)

$300

 

 

 


ELI

by Ron Russon

(16″ x 20″ acrylic)

$1,000

 

 

 


EVE

by Ron Russon

(16″ x 20″ acrylic)

$1,000

 

 

 



SEEING EYE TO EYE

by Sally Rydalch

(49″ x 12″ colored pencil)

$445

 

 



WISEMAN

by Felix Saez

(14″ x 18″ mixed)

$250

 

 



GRUMPY GIRAFFE

by Jennifer Seeley

(16″ x 20″ acrylic)

$350

 

 

 

 


CONTENTMENT

by Dollores Shelledy

(8″ x 8.5″ x 27 bronze/wood)

$2,000


 

 


TO LEAD AND FOLLOW

by Ryan Smith

(24″ x 36″ photo)

$400

 

 

 


IBIS

by Sabrina Squires

(42″ x 43″ acrylic on collage)

$850

 

 

 



GREEN ENVY

by Jerry Stickney

(8″ x 8″ acrylic)

$600

Utah Arts & Museums Traveling Piece

 

 


YELLOW GAZE

by Jerry Stickney

(16″ x 16″ acrylic)

$900

 

 

 


DMITRI CHILLIN’

by Nigel Style

(11″ x 14″ ink, marker)

$125

SOLD

 

 


MAMA & BABY OWL

by Maxwell Sueoka

(15″ x 17″ acrylic)

$100

SOLD

Honorable Mention Award

 

 


NABU

by Heather Tuttle

(23″ x 19″ photo)

$125

 

 

 


 

DMITRI

by Heather Tuttle

(23″ x 19″ photo)

$125

 

 


COLOBUS

by Heather Tuttle

(20.5″ x 20.5″ photo)

$125

 

 

 

 

 


TANGLED ANIMALS

by Mary Wells

(6.5″ x 5.25″ ink)

$150

 

 

 


HOME ON THE RANGE

by Mary Wells

(6″ x 4.5″ watercolor, ink)

$150

SOLD

 

 


SLURP

by Ben Wilson

(18″ x 22″ watercolor)

$300

Utah Arts & Museums Traveling Piece

 

 


STRIPE

by Hailey Wilson

(13″ x 13″ watercolor)

$650

Honorable Mention Award

Utah Arts & Museums Traveling Piece

 


BLEND IN


by Sarah Winkler

(8″ x 19″ wire/wood)

$200

 

 

 


MOTHER’S LOVE

by Brian Winn

(11″ x 14″ photo)

$100

SOLD

 

 

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