10th Anniversary Exhibition. Curator Jamie Smith invited 15 artists to participate at the ten year anniversary of the annual invitational survey of outstanding work by MFA/BFA students in the Washington/Baltimore area. In conjunction with the show, Pulse award one Academy 2010 exhibiting artist an exhibition space in Miami, at 7pm.
curated by Jamie Smith
Conner Contemporary Art is especially pleased to announce ACADEMY 2010, the ten year anniversary of our annual invitational survey of outstanding work by MFA/BFA students in the Washington/Baltimore area.
Exhibition founder and curator, Jamie Smith, Ph.D. invited 15 artists to participate:
Artists: Calder Brannock, Kate Demong, Michael Dotson, Philip Hinge, Mindy Hirt, Timothy Horjus, Chie Iwasaki, Benjamin Kelley, Joyce Lee, Christina Martinelli, Katie Miller, Teresa Sites, Jenny Yang, Michelle Yo, and Ting Zhang.
Representing institutions: American University, Corcoran College of Art and Design, Gallaudet University, George Washington University, Maryland Institute College of Art, and University of Maryland.
We are thrilled to announce the following initiatives in conjunction with the Academy 2010 exhibition:
> > PULSE Presents Award – winner announced Saturday, July 10 at 7pm.
PULSE Contemporary Art Fair will award one Academy 2010 exhibiting artist an exhibition space at PULSE Miami 2010. The jurors are Eric Romano, PULSE Art Fair Producer, Sarah Haselwood, PULSE Art Fair coordinator, Sarah Tanguy, independent curator; and Renée Maurer, Associate Curator, The Phillips Collection.
PULSE is committed to creativity and innovation which furthers the influence of contemporary art in all corners of society. PULSE Presents, a collaboration between PULSE Contemporary Art Fair and organizations, institutions, artists and individuals dedicated to the visual arts and contemporary culture, stages exhibitions and symposia in various cities around the world. These events bring the public together with leaders in the culture sector to explore themes relating to contemporary art and society.
Image: Katie Miller, Girl on Blue, 2010, oil on panel, 6 x 4 feet
Opening: Saturday, July 10th: 6pm-8pm
Conner Contemporary Art
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