James A. Fletcher Memorial Award

The James A. Fletcher Memorial Award competition is open to all two-dimensional artists who are Kansas residents. This annual award of $500 was created by Mavis Fletcher in 2006 in memory late husband, James A. Fletcher. The award recognizes an outstanding Kansas artist.
If you would like to receive application materials for the 2018 competition (available in July), please contact the office by phone at 785-537-4420 or by email: office@manhattanarts.org  

2017 Award Winner

Congratulations to Jessie Burnes, our 2017 Fletcher Award winner, for her oil pastel and acrylic painting titled "gathered; succulence".
JessieBurnes gathered succulence