American Artists Professional League, 89th Grand National Exhibition



Master artists David A. Leffel, Sherrie McGraw & Jacqueline Kamin, jurors for the American Artists Professional League, awarded Billings the Plein Air Magazine Award for Landscape for her oil painting “River’s Edge” (shown above) in the AAPL’s 89th Grand National Exhibition at 47 Fifth Avenue in New York.


Founded in 1928 in New York City, the mission of the American Artists Professional League is “to advance the cause of the fine arts in America, through the promotion of high standards of beauty, integrity and craftsmanship in painting, sculpture and the graphic arts.”