Reception Saturday, September 13
Gulf Coast Juried Exhibition
Gulf Coast is a juried exhibition of artworks that celebrate, challenge, and capture the activities, ideas and scenery that shape daily life on the Gulf Coast.
Juried by Lee Deigaard, a contemporary artist from New Orleans, LA, Gulf Coast is the first exhibition centered around this theme for Rockport Center for the Arts.
Cash prizes will be awarded to the top three selected works:
$1000 1st Prize, $700 2nd Prize, and $300 3rd prize.
Reception Saturday, September 13, 5-7 pm
Awards will be announced at the reception
Free and Open to the Public
About the Juror: Lee Deigaard
Raised in Atlanta, Lee Deigaard currently lives and works in New Orleans. She received her undergraduate degree from Yale and graduate degrees from the University of Michigan and the University of Texas at Austin. Her work spans drawing and painting, photography and video, sculpture and installation. Her work, influenced by living on the Gulf Coast, focuses on our observations and interactions with nature. http://postmedium.com/leedeigaard
Veila Jo Guinn
Jesus Toro Martinez
Robert Pena, Jr.