Over 80 Amazing Summer Entries!

The Colonie Art League is  thrilled  to present our summer virtual art show.

Hope you enjoy viewing all the amazing artwork in the gallery.

Please contact the artist directly through email for purchasing or any other inquiries. 

Online Exhibit
July 1, 2021 to August 31, 2021

Click here to go directly to the gallery.

Special thanks goes out to Anne Manzella, who graciously judged our show this year. Click here to read more about Anne. Click on the video above to hear Anne's thoughts on the show. Anne has also put together a slideshow with notes on each piece selected for awards.


The CAL Summer 2021 Virtual Art Show Awards slideshow can be viewed here.

Judge’s Circle Awards

Presented to artists whose artwork is mature in artistic vision. The works of these artists were judged only within this group. These awards were decided first in the competition.

Best in Show

#12 The Idyllic Waterfall by Karen Woodin

1st Place

#50 Boats by Amy Ji

2nd Place

#26 Be Right Back by Pam Agan-Smith

3rd Place

#66 Happy Place by Barb Lennox

Honorable Mentions

#25 Red Jacket by Ruth Crotty
#52 Good Vibes by Richard Ruotolo
#37 Visions of Equality by Robert Whelan
#82 Escape by Kristin Woodward
#7 Spring Fling by Lynda Spielman

#59 Sifnos Siesta by Barbara Mullin


Main Category Awards

Presented to artists from the remaining pieces in the show.


1st Place
#38 Whipple Bridge by Shelly Nevard

2nd Place
#56 Blooming Pink by Meggie Carson

3rd Place
#70 Leaf Capture by Mary Ann Van Alstyne

Honorable Mentions
#6 Helderberg Farm by Frederick Holman

#4 Lake George by Debbie Shaw

#42 Tranquility by Susan Ahearn

#33 Hummingbird Visits the Zinnia Zone by Gregory Smith

#28 Serendipitous by Ellie Prakken

#15 Ogonquit by Linda Romano-Hobbs


Thank you to our valued members for continuing to participate and support CAL during COVID which has forced us to shift our shows and meetings to on-line/virtual formats.


Click here to become a member of Colonie Art League today.

Show Co-Chairs
Pam Agan-Smith: pandg85@gmail.com or 518-813-3583

Lee York: 518-772-0859


Click on any image in the gallery below to view the large image gallery mode with the artist, medium, size of artwork and purchase info. Please contact the artist directly through their email for any inquiries. Click on the double arrows located in the upper left section of the screen while in large image gallery mode to view artwork in full-screen.


List of Participating Artists

Thank you for visiting.

Have a great summer!