Selected Awards

2016 “Colonel John W. Thomason, Jr. Award", Marine Corps Heritage Foundation, Soul of the Forward & Faithful

2015 “2nd Place, Sculpture", Art Renewal Center Int’l Salon Competition, Soul of the Forward & Faithful

2014 “2nd Place, Sculpture”, Portrait Society of America's Members Only Competition, Soul of the Forward & Faithful

2014 “Beverly Hoyt Robertson Memorial Award,” National Sculpture Society’s 81st Annual Awards, La Petite Fleur

2014  Finalist in Sculpture, Art Renewal Center 2013-2014 International Salon Competition, Soul of the Forward & Faithful 

2013  4th Place, Commissioned Portrait in Sculpture, Portrait Society of America's Members Only Competition. 

2013  Finalist in Sculpture, Art Renewal Center 2012-2013 International Salon Competition, La Petite Fleur

2013  Exceptional Merit, Portrait Society of America International Competition & Exhibition, Atlanta, GA

2012  1st Honorable Mention, Portrait Society of America, Member’s Only Competition, Commissioned Portrait

2011  President’s Award, The American Artists Professional League – 83rd Grand National Exhibition, NYC, NY

2011  Honorable Mention, Portrait Society of America, Member’s Only Competition

2010  Gold Medal of Honor, Allied Artists of America, Inc. - 97th Annual Exhibition, NYC

2010  Finalist in Sculpture, Art Renewal Center 2009/2010 Salon

2010  First Honor, Portrait Society of America International Exhibition, Washington D.C. 

2008  Margaret K. Williams Award, for Excellence in the Arts in the “Career Category”, Juried by Pierce County Arts Commission

2000‐03  Portfolio Scholarship, Laguna College of Art & Design, Laguna Beach, CA

1998  Certificate of Merit, Art I, II, III, IV, Academia Alianza, Quito, Ecuador

 

Mardie Rees received an Exceptional Merit Award from Portrait Society of America's International Competition for "La Petite Fleur" in 2014