indulgent, sure, but I come here to rest my eyes

medalion.gif (8256 bytes)"The international jurors of the 1999 Florence Biennale award the 5 Premio Lorenzo il Magnifico conferito a Donald Ricker, Pittura"  --- Veronica Birke, Francis Naumann, Teresa Ortega Coca, Matty Roca, Stefano Francolini, John T Spike

pickofweek2001.jpg (14488 bytes)  "You have been chosen as my "Pick of the Week" at the Pegasus Art Gallery, a token of recognition for your amazing art." --- June Kaminski

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"Congratulations you have won the "World Web Award of Excellence". Your site meets all of our qualifications that makes for a great site. We enjoyed our visit to your site, keep up the good work." --- Dan

DiamondBlack3.jpg (4929 bytes)"It took awhile to review your site... but rest assured it was not forgotten.  Many sites have been reviewed but very few are awarded diamonds. Congratulations, Donald !  Hope you're having a great weekend " --- Kathy Kahre

CRITICAL MASS Award for Art Site"Very nice site, excellent design, clever original graphics, great artwork, and content is informative, entertaining, presented well and easy to access. A worthy enterprise and a positive contribution to the Web.  Thanks for  helping make the Web a more interesting, fun and attractive place to visit.  I really enjoyed my visit to your site and will return again when time permits :) Cheers" ---Bill DarlingAWARD of EXCELLENCE

"We would like to congratulate you on creating an outstanding achievement in web site design, both in appearance and content. Very creative graphics, images and art. Thank you and keep up the great work on your site. An excellent addition to the World Wide Web." --- Ben Ciolczynski

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 BEST of the WEB 2000 Nominations

Edinborough Internet FestivalEDINBOROUGH INTERNATIONAL FESTIVAL 1999 Honor Roll

don.jpg (8512 bytes)"The winner of this week's poll are you with 315 our of 1077 total votes. Congrats to you :)" ---Alenka Marovt, PEGASUS GALLERY 12/98

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"Thank you for submitting for the Gold Award. I enjoyed surfing your site, and I am sure everybody else will too. You have won the Bronze Award!" ---Eric Nielsen

"Congratulations, You are a winner of the Nomination Members WS Award.It was hard to get the winners, there where many good sites among more than 1000 subscribes per week." --- Wilfried Solarz




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