The 2007 winning artist, Joellyn Duesberry, unveiled her painting last week at a press conference at the Governor's Office. The 2007 recipient was the City of Grand Junction, which was honored by Governor Ritter last August. The City also received an original artwork by Duesberry, which now hangs in City Hall.
About the Colorado Council on the Arts
The Colorado Council on the Arts, a state agency, combines state funds with federal funds from the National Endowment for the Arts, and invests in communities across the state to ensure that the cultural, educational and economic benefits of the arts are enjoyed by thousands of Colorado youth and millions of Colorado citizens and visitors every day.