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03/29/2012 04:12:17 AM · #1
Originally posted by JimiRose:

Wow I've only just noticed this thread, thank you to the jury for the HM and taking the time to give everyone your considered opinions. I love the polarisation that Art/ not Art draws out, subjectivity is a beautiful thing and keeps the world interesting!


Very much deserved, killer image James.

Message edited by author 2012-03-29 04:12:39.
03/29/2012 03:44:38 AM · #2
Wow I've only just noticed this thread, thank you to the jury for the HM and taking the time to give everyone your considered opinions. I love the polarisation that Art/ not Art draws out, subjectivity is a beautiful thing and keeps the world interesting!
03/27/2012 05:19:12 AM · #3
Originally posted by cutout:

Originally posted by Bear_Music:

Originally posted by tvsometime:

I guess we all owe a special vote of thanks to Don for "organizing" the responses and whatever else he did.


We DO owe a hearty vote of thanks to Don (' . substr('//www.dpchallenge.com/images/user_icon/21.gif', strrpos('//www.dpchallenge.com/images/user_icon/21.gif', '/') + 1) . ' posthumous, who's handled this task for every jury we've been on, and done it uncomplainingly, with a smile on his face.

I'd be remiss, however, in my role as jury "chairperson", if I didn't mention the major contribution of ' . substr('//www.dpchallenge.com/images/user_icon/21_F.gif', strrpos('//www.dpchallenge.com/images/user_icon/21_F.gif', '/') + 1) . ' mariuca and ' . substr('//www.dpchallenge.com/images/user_icon/21_F.gif', strrpos('//www.dpchallenge.com/images/user_icon/21_F.gif', '/') + 1) . ' vawendy, who cobbled together a "reporting system" within our jury thread that allowed all of us to keep track of what was being said about every image, and that greatly facilitated Don's ultimate task of gathering and publishing the commentary.

Basically, this jury ran so smoothly I had practically nothing to do :-)

R.


OK thats enough now
it sounds like a speech at the OSCAR event


Jan - I was thinking the same when I read it !

Love your comments - keep them coming, though not everyone will appreciate them.

03/25/2012 01:23:14 AM · #4
Thanks very much to the jury! I especially appreciate your sharing your comments with us.

It helps me to see that there's nothing universal about art. :)
03/24/2012 06:48:55 AM · #5
quote ' . substr('//www.dpchallenge.com/images/user_icon/21_F.gif', strrpos('//www.dpchallenge.com/images/user_icon/21_F.gif', '/') + 1) . ' vawendy
no one ever worries about Wendy... When the jury went on the champagne hay ride on Wednesday night, Anita pushed me off an no one even noticed! Luckily, there was a troop of squirrels, and we stayed up all night playing poker and Chinese checkers, so a great time was had by all! :)

ROFL

Message edited by author 2012-03-24 06:49:07.
03/23/2012 09:49:53 PM · #6
Originally posted by tvsometime:

Originally posted by Bear_Music:

Originally posted by tvsometime:

I guess we all owe a special vote of thanks to Don for "organizing" the responses and whatever else he did.


We DO owe a hearty vote of thanks to Don (' . substr('//www.dpchallenge.com/images/user_icon/21.gif', strrpos('//www.dpchallenge.com/images/user_icon/21.gif', '/') + 1) . ' posthumous), who's handled this task for every jury we've been on, and done it uncomplainingly, with a smile on his face.

I'd be remiss, however, in my role as jury "chairperson", if I didn't mention the major contribution of ' . substr('//www.dpchallenge.com/images/user_icon/21_F.gif', strrpos('//www.dpchallenge.com/images/user_icon/21_F.gif', '/') + 1) . ' mariuca and ' . substr('//www.dpchallenge.com/images/user_icon/21_F.gif', strrpos('//www.dpchallenge.com/images/user_icon/21_F.gif', '/') + 1) . ' vawendy,

Basically, this jury ran so smoothly I had practically nothing to do :-)

R.

Thanks Bear for setting me straight... Mariuca might never speak to me again. You too. (Wendy's too far away to worry about...)


no one ever worries about Wendy... When the jury went on the champagne hay ride on Wednesday night, Anita pushed me off an no one even noticed! Luckily, there was a troop of squirrels, and we stayed up all night playing poker and Chinese checkers, so a great time was had by all! :)
03/23/2012 09:49:00 PM · #7
spinach in teeth? now we know why the jury had picks.
03/23/2012 09:26:58 PM · #8
Originally posted by Bear_Music:

Originally posted by tvsometime:

I guess we all owe a special vote of thanks to Don for "organizing" the responses and whatever else he did.


We DO owe a hearty vote of thanks to Don (' . substr('//www.dpchallenge.com/images/user_icon/21.gif', strrpos('//www.dpchallenge.com/images/user_icon/21.gif', '/') + 1) . ' posthumous), who's handled this task for every jury we've been on, and done it uncomplainingly, with a smile on his face.

I'd be remiss, however, in my role as jury "chairperson", if I didn't mention the major contribution of ' . substr('//www.dpchallenge.com/images/user_icon/21_F.gif', strrpos('//www.dpchallenge.com/images/user_icon/21_F.gif', '/') + 1) . ' mariuca and ' . substr('//www.dpchallenge.com/images/user_icon/21_F.gif', strrpos('//www.dpchallenge.com/images/user_icon/21_F.gif', '/') + 1) . ' vawendy,

Basically, this jury ran so smoothly I had practically nothing to do :-)

R.

Thanks Bear for setting me straight... Mariuca might never speak to me again. You too. (Wendy's too far away to worry about...) Thanks to you all and I can't beleve the last part.
03/23/2012 09:25:53 PM · #9
whoa! thank you guys, I am truly honoured! : )

Awesome job, jury! : )
03/23/2012 09:24:10 PM · #10
I would like to thank the Jury for all their hard work. I am humbled and honored to receive third place. Congratulations to the winners and congratulations to all the entrants, well done.

03/23/2012 09:15:18 PM · #11
Originally posted by posthumous:

Originally posted by Bear_Music:

Originally posted by vawendy:

A perfectly wasted spinach comment. So much for trying to be pithy.
I loved the spinach comment. It got right to the pith of the matter.
R.
If you think spinach gets to the pith, you should try asparagus.


...oh i thought your pith thmelled funny
03/23/2012 08:59:33 PM · #12
Thank you judges, thank you voters and thank you contributors. Surprised, honoured and appreciative.

Message edited by author 2012-03-23 21:00:39.
03/23/2012 08:56:20 PM · #13
Thanks to the judges for their time and effort. There were so many good pictures and I can only imagine how difficult the picking process was. For myself, I am pleased to say I found many of my favorites amongst your picks. Congrats to all who garnered their deserved prizes.
Thanks also to everyone who entered the challenge, picked through a years worth of art and came up with a worthy image. It made me so happy to view your choices.
03/23/2012 07:26:31 PM · #14
Originally posted by Bear_Music:

Originally posted by vawendy:

A perfectly wasted spinach comment. So much for trying to be pithy.


I loved the spinach comment. It got right to the pith of the matter.

R.


If you think spinach gets to the pith, you should try asparagus.
03/23/2012 06:45:08 PM · #15
Originally posted by vawendy:

A perfectly wasted spinach comment. So much for trying to be pithy.


I loved the spinach comment. It got right to the pith of the matter.

R.
03/23/2012 06:44:27 PM · #16
WOW! I don't know what to say!

Thank you....

Never did I imagine that I'd win an award for Art... especially one with so many GREAT examples of art... engineers are known for being very artistic :)

Anyway, I am truly surprised and honoured. WOW!

Thank you to the jury, all the commenter and those who faved my photo.

I really don't know what else to say.... THANK YOU. You've made my year!
03/23/2012 06:41:09 PM · #17
A perfectly wasted spinach comment. So much for trying to be pithy.
03/23/2012 06:26:12 PM · #18
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Message edited by author 2012-03-23 18:27:26.
03/23/2012 03:23:37 PM · #19
i rest my head in sorrow
03/23/2012 03:22:35 PM · #20
Originally posted by Spork99:

Originally posted by cutout:

this is gonna be rather strange for me
to thank so many people for not winning this event
first of all ,i have to thank the jury who spend a considerably time
to argue among themselves as what is art
in fact, they should have placed mirrors in front of them just to see themselves
in this very serious task at hand

i am sure in about 1week nobody will remember what this august panel decided

[user]jimritz[/user] for president


You're on quite a tear today. If you're not careful, people will think you're upset about not winning. Or maybe they already do.


No he's NOT! LOL. It's cutout being cutout. I respect and admire him. And I love the sound of deflating balloons, I really do :-)
03/23/2012 03:17:07 PM · #21
Originally posted by cutout:


in fact, they should have placed mirrors in front of them just to see themselves
in this very serious task at hand



We did! How did you know? What I couldn't understand was why bear had that piece of spinach between his teeth -- could tell because of all the mirrors -- and STILL didn't remove it. Then I realized that it was his modern art interpretation to get us thinking. :P
03/23/2012 03:13:59 PM · #22
Originally posted by Spork99:

Originally posted by cutout:

this is gonna be rather strange for me
to thank so many people for not winning this event
first of all ,i have to thank the jury who spend a considerably time
to argue among themselves as what is art
in fact, they should have placed mirrors in front of them just to see themselves
in this very serious task at hand

i am sure in about 1week nobody will remember what this august panel decided

[user]jimritz[/user] for president


You're on quite a tear today. If you're not careful, people will think you're upset about not winning. Or maybe they already do.


oh spork
03/23/2012 03:10:26 PM · #23
Originally posted by cutout:

this is gonna be rather strange for me
to thank so many people for not winning this event
first of all ,i have to thank the jury who spend a considerably time
to argue among themselves as what is art
in fact, they should have placed mirrors in front of them just to see themselves
in this very serious task at hand

i am sure in about 1week nobody will remember what this august panel decided

[user]jimritz[/user] for president


You're on quite a tear today. If you're not careful, people will think you're upset about not winning. Or maybe they already do.
03/23/2012 03:07:00 PM · #24

first of all ,i have to thank the jury who spend a considerably time
to argue among themselves as what is art
in fact, they should have placed mirrors in front of them just to see themselves
in this very serious task at hand

i am sure in about 1week nobody will remember what this august panel decided
' . substr('//www.dpchallenge.com/images/user_icon/21_N.gif', strrpos('//www.dpchallenge.com/images/user_icon/21_N.gif', '/') + 1) . ' jmritz for president

Message edited by author 2012-03-23 15:12:52.
03/23/2012 03:06:55 PM · #25
Originally posted by Bear_Music:

Basically, this jury ran so smoothly I had practically nothing to do :-)

R.

"The only thing that saves us from the bureaucracy is inefficiency. An efficient bureaucracy is the greatest threat to liberty."
-- Eugene McCarthy (1916 - 2005)
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