Buchanan Center for the Arts announces a call to artists for 64 Arts. This National Juried Art Exhibition is open to artists working in all media areas. Click on the link below for entry details.
64 Arts National Juried Exhibition
Deadline for Entry: Thursday, June 15
Delivery of Works: August 1 - 19
Exhibition Dates: August 29 - October 7
Opening Reception: 5-7pm Friday, September 8
Awards presented at 6pm
Artist Credit: Christine Alfery
Juror: Lucas Cowan, Public Art Curator
The Rose Kennedy Greenway Conservancy
Buchanan Center for the Arts is pleased to announce Lucas Cowan as the 2017 juror for this year’s 64 Arts National Juried Exhibition. Cowan became The Rose Kennedy Greenway Conservancy’s first Public Art Curator in 2014. Previously he directed the Public Art Program for the Maryland State Arts Council, where he spearheaded the passage of legislation requiring all state-funded capital projects to include public art in their construction, and was the Senior Curator of Exhibits for Millennium Park and the Chicago Office of Tourism and Culture in Chicago, IL. He has curated and managed dozens of public art commissions and exhibitions of work by artists such as: Mark di Suvero, Jun Kaneko, Thomas Sayre, Shinique Smith, Sui Jianguo, and Lawrence Weiner. Cowan has served on juries and panels across the United States, and has consulted on cultural park planning for cities such as San Francisco and Chicago. Cowan was most recently elected to the Americans for the Arts Public Art Network Council and previously served on the board of trustees for the International Sculpture Center, publishers of Sculpture magazine. Cowan is a founding member of the Advisory Council for Cold Hollow Sculpture Park in Vermont.