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Local Artist Named GIA Finalist

PRESS RELEASE: Local Artist Named GIA Finalist Grove City, OH — Grove City resident Danica Barreau was awarded a platinum and a silver medal at this year’s International Photographic Competition and is a finalist in the Grand Imaging Awards hosted by the Professional Photographers of America. Winners will be announced in January during an award ceremony in Nashville, TN.

Mrs. Barreau was recently conferred the degree of Master Artist and her photographs and paintings of local pets earned her the American Society of Photographers state “Elite” award, as well as being named the 2019 Photographer of the Year and 2019 Artist of the Year by the Professional Photographers of Ohio. Two of her works were accepted into the Ohio State Fair Fine Arts Exhibition and one of them was purchased by the Ohio Arts Council to be part of their permanent collection.

More of Mrs. Barreau’s work can be viewed at the Arts in the Alley Fine Art and Photography Exhibitions in Grove City, September 21st and 22nd.

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PRESS RELEASE: Local Artist Named GIA Finalist Grove City, OH — Grove City resident Danica Barreau was awarded a platinum and a silver medal at this year’s International Photographic Competition and is a...

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I'm an internationally award-winning pet photographer, digital artist, and author. My chili has won a few trophies as well! I live in Grove City, Ohio with a multitude of pets and a very patient school teacher. I love meeting new people and am more than happy to chat about dogs and photography.

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