academy 2011

By Wade Carey on July 27, 2011

Wade Carey Interviews Academy 2011 Artist Jonathan Monaghan

In the last of East City Art’s interviews with Conner’s Academy 2011 participants, Wade Carey Interview 3D artist and sculptor Jonathan Monaghan.

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By Wade Carey on July 12, 2011

Wade Carey Interviews Samuel Scharf on the Eve of Academy 2011

Wade Carey and Samuel Scharf discuss the evolution of Scharf’s work, the use of the “F word” and comment on the uphill battle faced by emerging contemporary artists who chose DC as their home. This is the second interview in a series focusing on artists who are participating in Conner’s 11th annual Academy program.

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By Editorial Team on July 8, 2011

Weekend East City Art Round Up: Rising Stars Edition

Chris Musina. Zlatorog (Old World Legend for a New World Understanding). 2011. Hunting decoy, epoxy, gold, orange paint, silk tose Petals, bones, Shipping Containter. Variable. Photo courtesy of the artist. This article is cross-posted in the following DC Blogs: Free In DC Frozen Tropics H Street Great Street The Hill...

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By Wade Carey on July 7, 2011

Wade Carey Interviews Ginny Huo on the Eve of Academy 2011

Wade Carey interviews recent MICA MFA graduate Ginny Huo on the eve of Academy 2011.

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By Editorial Team on July 5, 2011

Conner Contemporary Art Presents Academy 2011

Academy 2011 opens Saturday July 9 from 6 to 8pm preceded by a panel discussion at 5pm on the topic of collecting emerging art. See some of the area’s rising stars in the visual arts at this annual event.

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