SECA Award Winners 1967–2012

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, and 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 (aka Cheryl Bowers), Lucian Octavius Pompili, and Cornelia Schulz

1976

SECA Grant Award
David Maclay

1977

SECA Art Award
David Best, Michael Jean Cooper, Glenn Jampol, and 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, and Seth Seiderman

1980

SECA Photography Invitational*
Gay Block, Jack Butler, Vida Freeman, Sally Gall, Victor Landweber, Thomas Neff, Jane O’Neal, Susan Rankaitis, Gail Skoff, Wolf von dem Bussche, and Steve Yates

1980

SECA 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, and Margaret Rinkovsky

1982

SECA Photography Invitational*
John Bloom, Lynda Frese, Paul Klein, Douglas Muir, Michael Narcisco, Jeanne O’Connor, Art Rogers, Thom Sempere, Barbara Thompson, Bruce Van Meter, and 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 and 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 and 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, and 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, and Carol Selter

1998

SECA Art Award
Chris Finley, Gay Outlaw, Laurie Reid, and 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 and Kathryn VanDyke

2001

SFMOMA Experimental Design Award*
Thom Faulders, Donald Fortescue, and Post Tool Design

2002

SECA Art Award
John Bankston, Andrea Higgins, Chris Johanson, and Will Rogan

2004

SECA Art Award
Rosana Castrillo Díaz, Simon Evans, Shaun O’Dell, and Josephine Taylor

2006

SECA Art Award
Sarah Cain, Kota Ezawa, Amy Franceschini, Mitzi Pederson, and Leslie Shows

2008

SECA Art Award
Tauba Auerbach, Desirée Holman, Jordan Kantor, and Trevor Paglen

2010

SECA Art Award
Mauricio Ancalmo, Colter Jacobsen, Ruth Laskey, and Kamau Amu Patton

2012

SECA Art Award
Zarouhie Abdalian, Josh Faught, Jonn Herschend, and David Wilson

2017 SECA Art Award
Liam Everett, Alicia McCarthy, Sean McFarland, K.r.m. Mooney, and Lindsey White


*SECA Award Special Exhibitions and Presentations