Yasmin Lee Announced as Winner of The 2021 Judy & Brant Bynum Fine Art Award

Congratulations to Yasmin Lee, Wofford College Studio Art Major and winner of the 2021 Judy & Brant Bynum Fine Art Award! The Judy & Brant Bynum Fine Art Award is offered to rising college juniors majoring in Fine Art (2D or 3D) at a college or university in Spartanburg, South Carolina. The award is based on both merit and need, yet weighted toward merit. Eligible applicants must have a minimum 3.0 cumulative GPA and be currently enrolled at Spartanburg college or university.

The selected work is titled "Solitude", 2021 and is a digital collage (from New Media). We congratulate Yasmin and we wish her much more success on her creative endeavors! Check out Yasmin and her work on Instagram at



Judy and Brant Bynum with Wofford College student Yasmin Lee, the Winner of the 2021 Bynum Fine Art Award.  Special thanks to the Bynums for creating this special art ward through the Artists’ Guild! (from left to right) Judy Bynum, Yasmin Lee, Brant Bynum.


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"Solitude", 2021 Yasmin Lee

The Artists’ Guild of Spartanburg is committed to supporting Fine Art education in our community. In keeping with our mission we:

  • Host an Annual Youth Juried Show for Spartanburg County K-12 students in March

  • Donate art supplies to local art teachers and students through our Angel Tree Program each December


Thanks to the generosity of Judy and Brant Bynum, who will fund this Award each spring, the Artists’ Guild of Spartanburg can support Fine Art students in their passionate pursuit of a career in visual arts.


“An artist is not paid for his labor but for his vision.”

James McNeill Whistler