Celebrating Art: Announcing the Winning Artists of the Space Coast Art Festival

A photo of the crowd at the art festival in 2023

We’re thrilled to announce the exceptional talents that shone at the 58th Space Coast Art Festival. This annual celebration of creativity, culture, and community brought together artists from near and far, and we’re delighted to reveal the names of the talented individuals who captured our hearts and the top honors.

The Space Coast Art Festival prides itself on honoring outstanding artists across various categories. These gifted individuals demonstrated extraordinary skill and creativity, leaving a lasting impression on everyone who attended the event.

Last Name, First NameAwardBooth #Category
Nagy, Heather Best of Show#25Oils & Acrylics (A)
Bullock, MichielMerit Award#8Oils & Acrylics (A)
Connors, NancyMerit Award#20Drawings, Graphics, Collages,
Printmaking & Paper (C)
Esteve, MiriamMerit Award#48Oils & Acrylics (A)
Johnson, MorrisMerit Award#26Mixed Media (J)
Latayan, JulieMerit Award#27Clay (D)
Moticska, EycaMerit Award#7Clay (D)
Parenti, NikkiMerit Award#6Leather, Fiber, Wood (I)
Sandlin, KennethMerit Award#39Sculpture (E)
Schindelwig, SharonMerit Award#34Oils & Acrylics (A)
Umbel, BarbaraMerit Award#32Jewelry (H)

These are just a few of the outstanding artists who left an indelible mark on the Space Coast Art Festival. Their dedication to their craft and their ability to express themselves through their work are truly awe-inspiring.

The Space Coast Art Festival is more than an art exhibition; it’s a testament to the power of art to bring communities together. We’re grateful to everyone who attended, supported, and participated in this remarkable event. Your enthusiasm and passion for the arts help make our community richer and more vibrant.

As we look back on the 58th Space Coast Art Festival, we’re filled with gratitude for the artists, attendees, sponsors, and partners who make this annual celebration possible. We can’t wait to see what the future holds for the Space Coast’s artistic journey.

Thank you for joining us in celebrating art, culture, and community. We look forward to welcoming you back next year for another extraordinary Space Coast Art Festival.

For a full list of all the artists and organizations that participated, please download our 2023 Program Guide: https://spacecoastartfestival.com/downloads/SCAF-ProgramGuide-2023-Web.pdf