American Art Awards Announces 25 Best Museums and Galleries 2018

Every May the American Art Awards selects the top 25 Best Galleries and Museums in United States. The galleries and museums selected will also be judges for the 10th Annual American Art Awards. Here are the top 25 Best Galleries and Museums in the United States for 2018:

BEST IN ALABAMA — ALABAMA CONTEMPORARY ART CENTER
 BEST IN ARKANSAS — FORT SMITH REGIONAL ART MUSEUM
 BEST IN CALIFORNIA — REVOLVER GALLERY
 BEST IN COLORADO — COLORADO FINE ARTS CENTER AT COLORADO COLLEGE
 BEST IN FLORIDA — LIK FINE ART MIAMI + LIK FINE ART KEY WEST
 BEST IN ILLINOIS — TRICKSTER ART GALLERY
 BEST IN KANSAS — BIRGER SANDZEN MEMORIAL GALLERY
 BEST IN KENTUCKY — E&S GALLERY
 BEST IN LOUISIANA — NEWCOMB ART MUSEUM
 BEST IN MASSACHUSETTS — BOSTON SCULPTORS GALLERY
 BEST IN MISSISSIPPI — THE OHR-O’KEEFE MUSEUM OF ART
 BEST IN MISSOURI — UNIVERSITY OF MISSOURI MUSEUM OF ART AND ARCHEOLOGY
 BEST IN NEBRASKA — KIECHEL FINE ART
 BEST IN NEVADA — THE METROPOLITAN GALLERY OF LAS VEGAS ART MUSEUM
 BEST IN OHIO — LEE HAYDEN GALLERY
 BEST IN OKLAHOMA — JOSEPH GIEREK FINE ART
 BEST IN OREGON — JORDAN SCHNITZER MUSEUM of ART
 BEST IN PENNSYLVANIA — JAMES A. MICHENER ART MUSEUM
 BEST IN SOUTH CAROLINA — MARY MARTIN GALLERY OF FINE ART
 BEST IN SOUTH DAKOTA — SOUTH DAKOTA ART MUSEUM
 BEST IN TEXAS — ART ON 5TH
 BEST IN UTAH — THE LEONARDO
 BEST IN WASHINGTON — MARYHILL MUSEUM OF ART
 BEST IN WEST VIRGINIA — WEST VIRGINIA STATE MUSEUM
 BEST IN WISCONSIN — MUSEUM OF WISCONSIN ART

Over the past decade more than 25,000 painters, photographers, sculptors and digital artists from over 50 countries have submitted online images to be scored, in hopes of winning career validation, cash prizes, and or 1st to 6th Place in 50 categories at: https://www.AmericanArtAwards.com

President of the American Art Awards is actor, author, and painter Thom Bierdz who played Phillip Chancellor III on “The Young & The Restless.” Thom’s memoir, Forgiving Troy, about his schizophrenic brother murdering their mother, was the subject of a recent “Evil Lives Here” episode garnering six million viewers. Bierdz and actress Shannon Haro co-host the video announcing the 25 Best Galleries/Museums at this link: https://youtu.be/NlpU92PRGms

Thom Bierdz www.thombierdz.com