College of DuPage Photography student Denis Hagen has received a Special Recognition Merit Award for artwork selected for the “11th Annual Painting,
Drawing, Photography & Print Juried Online International Art Exhibition” hosted by Upstream People Gallery.
This international exhibition received approximately 450 entries from around the world and 92 artists were selected by the juror Larry Bradshaw, Professor of Art at the University of Nebraska at Omaha, U. S. A. Professor Bradshaw states this about this specially recognized work: “‘Denis Hagen has a mastery in his digital manipulations. In “The New Shape of Autumn” he is able to develop a kind of fluctuating spatial sense.”‘
The exhibition will featured during November 2009 and continue online in the archives section at http://www.upstreampeoplegallery.com through October 31, 2010.
The prizewinning image is one of five photographs that Denis has in the show.