Upstream People Gallery awarded FIVE special Recognition Awards to Christine Cook in the 16th Annual Faces Juried Online International Art Exhibition September 4, 2014.
“Christine Cook of Naples, Florida has a striking work entitled “Been Tough” using digital photography to capture a wonderful human study that has a slight reflection to the left. And her “Black Seminole” strikes an amazing chord with the intermix of textures. The tilted head echoes the diagonal play of pattern. Another fine work … is “In the Moment” wherein the play of light and the linear movement of parts gives energy to the rather peaceful setting….”
- Professor Laurence Bradshaw, Professor of Art at the University of Nebraska at Omaha, September, 2014