About & Calls for Artists


The LBIF gallery hosts free exhibitions year-round to enable arts education, introduction to new media, and stimulation for the mind and senses. Exhibits range from internationally known artists working in a wide range of media to community based shows highlighting the work of the talented local community and its artists. Many LBIF exhibitions include artwork for sale. Works for sale are indicated on associated labels and can be purchased through the main office.

>> Fall 2020 PLEIN AIR – winners

Lee Ann Lindgreen // My Blue Heaven, Oil on aluminum – 1st Prize Plein Air Classic

Tarryl Gabel // Sunrise over the marsh, studio,  Oil on gallery wrap canvas – 1st Prize Plein Air Plus

John Slivjak // Bathers at Long Beach Island, Oil on linen – 2nd Prize

Laura Martinez-Bianco // Tree Tops, Pastel – 3rd Prize

Kristan Barcalow // Racing the Sunset, Acrylic – Honorable Mention

Robert Baum // Atlantic Rhythm, Oil – Honorable Mention

Patrick M. Biesty // Proudly She Waves, Watercolor – Honorable Mention

Paula Pearl // Wave Study II, Pastel – Honorable Mention

Andrea Pilling // Queen City Dames, Oil on linen – Honorable Mention

Crista Pisano // Dog Beach, Oil on Panel – Honorable Mention

Raymond Smith // Island Life, Oil – Honorable Mention

Doug Tweddale // Approaching Storm, Oil – Honorable Mention

Jay Taylor // Beach Eatery, Oil on linen – Honorable Mention

Eric Van Der Vlugt // Lighthouse Marina, Oil on panel – Honorable Mention

Juror: David C. Levy

>> 2020 WORKS ON PAPER – winners

POSTED July 10th

Juried by Sarah Suzuki, Curator The Museum of Modern Art (MoMA)

Heidi Hogden – 1st Prize

Bethanie Irons – 2nd Prize

Lisa Brody – 3rd Prize

Rebecca Kautz  – Honorable Mention

Suzanne Schireson – Honorable Mention


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