Lori Esposito: The Elaborate Ordinary

Lori Esposito: The Elaborate Ordinary

Artist Statement Awareness is a horizon that I steadily move toward. Grief is the landscape of valleys and peeks on which I traverse. Gentleness is the way I carry myself, as I leave my trace. Visibility is the choice I make each time my eyes open. The Elaborate...
Superficial Details: Althea Murphy Price

Superficial Details: Althea Murphy Price

Artist Statement I am fascinated by the inexplicable link between the subject of hair and its influence on our social culture and personal identity. Much of my inspiration has derived from hair’s significant relevance to Black American culture and community. Topics...
Travis Graves: Indivisible (Site-Specific Installation)

Travis Graves: Indivisible (Site-Specific Installation)

Artist Statement The direction of my artwork is rooted in addressing notions of expectation and cultural attitudes as it defines our relationship to the natural world. I find myself drawn to the manipulation of natural materials as a metaphor for society’s dependence...
28th Rosen Outdoor Sculpture Competition & Exhibition

28th Rosen Outdoor Sculpture Competition & Exhibition

Justin Dearduff, Prairie Ray. 28th / 2014 Rosen Sculpture Competition Winner. Juror: Wayne Trapp Curator: Hank T. Foreman Juror’s Statement It was an honor and a pleasure to juror the 28th annual Rosen. I love the process as a juror of going through images of...