Fifty Years of Bay Area Art

The SECA Awards

SECA Award Recipients, 1967-2011

Award Recipients
1967 SECA Grant Award Mel Henderson
1968 SECA Grant Award Peter Zecher
1969 SECA Grant Award William Allan
1970 SECA Grant Award James Reineking
1970 SECA Vernal Equinox Special Award Bonnie Ora Sherk and Howard Levine
1971 SECA Grant Award Wayne E. Campbell
1971 SECA Vernal Equinox Special Award Terry Fox
1972 SECA Vernal Equinox Special Award Stephen Davis
1973 SECA Grant Award David Kimball Anderson; Special recognition:  David Jones, Jim Pomeroy
1973 SECA Film as Art Awards Ronald Chase, Robert Burrill, Horst Leissl, Jeffery Miller, Frederick Fierstein, Amnon Igra, Steve Klocksiem, Larry Lansburgh, Brian Lansburgh
1974 SECA Grant Award Charles R. Garoian, Jerome Johnson, David Jones, Bryan Rogers, Mary Snowden
1974 SECA Film as Art Awards Robert Bloomberg, Vince Collins, Peter Hutton, Larry Huston, Jeffrey Hale, Derek Lamb, Suzanne Simpson
1975 SECA Film as Art Awards James Broughton, Dave Viera, Michael O'Callahan, Richard Bell, Vince Collins
1975 SECA Grant Award Ciel Bergman (formerly Cheryl Bowers), Lucian Octavius Pompili, Cornelia Schulz
1976 SECA Grant Award David Maclay
1977 SECA Art Award David Best, Michael Jean Cooper, Glenn Jampol, Miklós Pogány
1978 SECA Art Award Milton Komisar
1978 SECA Film as Art Awards Dennis "Sky" David Pies, Gregg Schiffner, Rollin Buckman, Robert Burrill, Niccolo Caldararo, Robert C. Chiesa, Amanda C. Pope
1980 SECA Art Award Squeak Carnwath, Suzanne Hanson, Seth Seiderman
1980 SECA Photography Invitational Gay Block, Jack Butler, Vida Vida (aka Vida Freeman), Sally Gall, Victor Landweber, Thomas Neff, Jane O'Neal, Susan Rankaitis, Gail Skoff, Wolf von dem Bussche, Steve Yates
1980 Film as Art Awards Les Blank, Ronald Chase, Bruce Conner, Pat Ferrero, Suzanne Simpson, Andy Aaron, Michael Anderson, Vince Collins, Sally Cruikshank, Dennis “Sky” David Pies, Lambert Yam
1981 SECA Art Award Marc Katano, George Lawson, Margaret Rinkovsky
1982 SECA Photography Invitational John Bloom, Lynda Frese, Paul Klein, Douglas Muir, Mike Narciso, Jeanne O'Connor, Art Rogers, Thom Sempere, Barbara Thompson, Bruce Van Meter, Laura Volkerding
1983 SECA Art Award Clay Jensen
1984 SECA Art Award Larry Thomas
1984 SECA Film as Art Awards Michael Naimark: Displacements; Gunvor Nelson, Michael Emery, James Irwin, Michael Rudnick, Don Bonato, Bruce Conner, Arthur Dong, Keith M. Jones, Charles Koppelman, Stephanie Maxwell, Greg McLain, David Michalak, Christian Schiess
1985 SECA Art Award Richard Overstreet, Rick Soss
1986 SECA Art Award Ev Thomas
1987 SECA Art Award Anna Valentina Murch
1987 SECA Film as Art Awards Susan Friedman, Ruby Yang, Sal Giammona, Eric Sayetta, Dominic Angerame,  Al Hernandez, Cathy Levine, Alan Mukamal
1988 SECA Video Invitational Award Lawrence Andrews, Paula Levine, Marek Pacholec, Alan Rath, Lisé Swenson
1988 SECA Art Award Susan Marie Dopp
1990 SECA Art Award Nayland Blake, John Meyer
1990 SECA Film as Art Award Sal Giammona , Trinh T. Minh-ha, Michael Wallin, Sylvie Carnot, Ted White
1992 SECA Art Award John Beech, Hung Liu, Maria Porges
1992 SECA Video Award Barbara Hammer, Marlon T. Riggs, Jonathan Robinson, Ed Rudolph, Michele Zaccheo; award commission: Christiane Robbins
1994 SECA Art Award Toi Hoang
1996 SECA Art Award D–L Alvarez, Anne Appleby, Barry McGee
1996 SECA Electronic Media Award Rebeca Bollinger, Jim Campbell, Paul DeMarinis, Carol Selter
1998 SECA Art Award Chris Finley, Gay Outlaw, Laurie Reid, Rigo 98
1998 SECA Award in the Media Arts: Film Ronald Levaco, Corey Ohama, Jay Rosenblatt, David Sherman, John Turk
2000 SECA Art Award Rachael Neubauer, Kathryn VanDyke
2001 SFMOMA Experimental Design Award Thom Faulders, Donald Fortescue, Post Tool Design
2002 SECA Art Award John Bankston, Andrea Higgins, Chris Johanson, Will Rogan
2004 SECA Art Award Rosana Castrillo Díaz, Simon Evans, Shaun O'Dell, Josephine Taylor 
2006 SECA Art Award Sarah Cain, Kota Ezawa, Amy Franceschini, Mitzi Pederson, Leslie Shows
2008 SECA Art Award Tauba Auerbach, Desirée Holman, Jordan Kantor, Trevor Paglen
2010 SECA Art Award Mauricio Ancalmo, Colter Jacobsen, Ruth Laskey, Kamau Amu Patton