Laura Payne, "Don't let me stand in your way (detail)," 2013, mapped projection, acrylic on
wood, approx 144 x 112 inches
CONNERSMITH. is pleased to announce ACADEMY 2013, our 13th annual invitational survey of outstanding work by MFA/BFA students in the Washington/Baltimore area.
Exhibition founder and curator, Dr. Jamie Smith invited the following artists to participate:
Artists: Ryan Carr Johnson, Larry Cook, Di Fang, Kyle Hackett, Annie Hanson, Jay Hendrick, Jeremiah Holland, Rachel Hrbek, Vincent Hui, Nathan Loda, Armando Lopez-Bircann, Kellie Martin, Ryan McCoy, Pat McGowan, Joan Oh, Laura Payne, Mihaela Savu, Rahshia Sawyer, Steven Skowron, and Jason Tucker.
Representing institutions: American University, Corcoran College of Art and Design, Gallaudet University, George Mason University, George Washington University, Maryland Institute College of Art, and University of Maryland.
There will be an opening night reception at CONNERSMITH., Saturday, July 13th from 6 to 9pm. Artists in attendance.
In conjunction with ACADEMY 2013 opening, we are pleased to host a pre-fair party celebrating the 3rd edition of (e)merge.