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Young Sculptors Competition Award Ceremony

Awards Ceremony and Reception for the WInners of the 2019 Miami University Young Sculptors Competition for the $10,000 William and Dorothy Yeck Award

Exhibition of the Finalist's work runs Sept. 4-Oct. 14

The Competition

Year 2019: Non-Representational Sculpture only

Young Sculptors, U.S. residents, ages 25 – 35 as of competition entry are invited to participate in a biennial juried competition for the 2019 $10, 000 William and Dorothy Yeck Award. Entrants should have achieved a significant degree of success as an emerging artist of noteworthy talent. The winner will become part of the Miami University Young Sculptors of the Twenty-First Century Collection.

Juror

2019: Don Desmett, Founding Director of Exhibitions for the Richmond Center, Curator, and Writer, Kalamazoo, Michigan

Don Desmett was Founding Director of Exhibitions for the Richmond Center for Visual Arts at Western Michigan University (2006-2016). From 2000 to 2004 Desmett was Director of Collections and Exhibitions at The Kalamazoo Institute of Arts (again as Interim Curator from 2018/19). He also served as Director and Curator of The Tyler Galleries at the Tyler School of Art, Temple University in Philadelphia (1990-98).

Friday, September 27 at 4:30pm to 5:30pm

Hiestand Galleries
401 S Maple Ave, Oxford, OH 45056

Event Type

Arts & Entertainment, Reception & Social

Events by Audience

Students, Faculty & Staff, Alumni, General Public

Events by Interest

Arts & Humanities

Website

https://miamioh.edu/cca/academics/dep...

Cost

Free

Group
Art, Hiestand Galleries
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