Reception with Juror’s Talk and Prize Announcements: Friday, February 28th, 5:30-7:30 pm
The Masur Museum of Art’s Annual Juried Competition showcases contemporary artists throughout the United States of America working in any medium. Over $3,000 in prizes is awarded to artists every year. Last year’s Best in Show prize went to Gabi Magaly, of San Antonio, TX, for her photographic tapestry Santa Catherine De Siena.
This long-running competition also showcases some of America’s best curatorial talent. The juror for the 57th Annual Juried Competition is Allison Glenn, Associate Curator of Contemporary Art at the Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art (Bentonville, AR).
Past jurors include Catherine Futter, Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art; Joel Parsons, Cough-Hanson Gallery at Rhodes College; Daniel Stetson, LSU Museum of Art; Gia Hamilton, Joan Mitchell Center; Holly Hughes, Albright-Knox Art Gallery; Sandra Firmin, Colorado University Art Museum; Kelly Shindler, Contemporary Art Museum St. Louis; George Shackelford, Kimbell Art Museum; Liza Simone, Phantom Galleries, Los Angeles; Alison Greene, Museum of Fine Arts, Houston; David Houston, currently Bo Bartlett Center; and Miranda Lash, currently Speed Art Museum.
Thumbnail Image: Camila Franco Ribeiro Gomide (Baltimore, MD), Sol e Tia Thaynah, digital photograph. Courtesy of the Artist.
Gerald Alderman (GA), Jenny E. Balisle (CA), Nancy Barbosa (GA), Stephanie Cobb (LA), Brandon Crist (LA), Bill Davis (MI), Drek Davis (LA), Brooks Dierdorff (FL), William Dooley (AL), David Gardner (CA), Annette Giaco (SC), Southerly Gold (LA), Camila Franco Ribeiro Gomide (MD), Robert Gordon (AR), Anna Grevenitis (NY), Kevin B. Jones (CA), Bette Kauffman (LA), Jaime Knight (CA), Ann Kozeliski (FL), Marcia Mahoney (LA), John Moore (AL), Arely Morales (TX), Armin Mühsam (MO), Lake Roberson Newton (TN), Steve Novick (MA), Raymond Padron (TN), Sung Eun Park (OR), Linden Pohland (WI), Ziba Rajabi (AR), Roz Ritter (CA), Jennifer Robison (LA), Rossana Romero (CA), Tokie Rome-Taylor (GA), Sarah G. Sharp (NY), Martina Shenal (AZ), Ginger Sisco-Cook (TX), Shyun Song (NY), Bradley Dever Treadaway (NY), Vadis Turner (TN), Jiawei Zhao (NY)