Tacoma-based artist Oscar Tuazon takes the Betty

By weeklyvolcano on September 27, 2007

Congratulations to Tacoma-based artist Oscar Tuazon for winning the 2007 Betty Bowen Award.  Tuazon was chosen over 462 applicants from Washington, Oregon, and Idaho for the $11,000 award.

An award ceremony and reception will be held on Tuesday, Oct. 23, from 5:30 â€" 8 p.m. in the Nordstrom Lecture Hall at the Seattle Art Museum’s newly expanded downtown location.

Here is what the press release says about Tuazon: