Artist Talk by Vincent Desiderio, WMAS 2012 juror

Dates: Mon Mar 12, 12

Time: 6:30pm

KIA Auditorium

Vincent DesiderioWMAS 2012 Juror Vincent Desiderio is acclaimed for his meticulously detailed images that express both intelligence and depth of emotion. His figural and allegorical paintings reference art historical traditions while addressing issues relevant to our own time. Among numerous other honors, Desiderio is a recipient of two National Endowment for the Arts Grants, a Pollock-Krasner Foundation Grant, and spent two years in residence a P.S. 1, New York. He teaches at the New York Academy of Art and his work can be found in the collections of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, Walker Art Center and Guggenheim Museum, among others.

Learn more about our distinguished juror at Marlborough Gallery and the Newington-Cropsey Cultural Studies Center.

The 2012 West Michigan Area Show will be on view March 17 - May 6, 2012. Awards will be announced at the opening reception on Friday, March 16, 5:30 - 7:30 p.m.

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