The Trawick Prize

The Trawick Prize: Bethesda Contemporary Art Awards is a visual art prize produced by the Bethesda Arts & Entertainment District that honors artists from Maryland, Washington, D.C. and Virginia. The annual juried competition awards $14,000 in prize monies to selected artists and features the work of the finalists in a group exhibition.

Congratulations to Caroline Hatfield of Baltimore, MD, the
2018 Trawick Prize Best in Show Winner! 

Pictured from left to right; Catherine Leggett; 2018 Trawick Prize Winner Caroline Hatfield;
Carol Trawick, Founder; Catriona Fraser, Trawick Prize Chair

Congratulations to our 2018 Trawick Prize
Winners & Finalists

Best in Show
Caroline Hatfield, Baltimore, MD

Second Place
Nicole Salimbene, Takoma Park, MD

Third Place
Timothy Makepeace, Washington, D.C.


Lori Anne Boocks, Germantown, MD

Clay Dunklin, Laurel, MD

Mary Early, Washington, D.C.

Jay Gould, Baltimore, MD

Phaan Howng, Baltimore, MD

Learn more about the finalists here.