Friday, July 19, 2019

Hamiltonian Artists has announced their five new Fellows! Introducing:

  • Amber Eve Anderson (MFA, Maryland Institute College of Art)
  • Tommy Bobo (MFA, Maryland Institute College of Art)
  • Akea Brionne Brown (BFA, Maryland Institute College of Art)
  • Madeline Stratton (MFA, Maryland Institute College of Art)
  • Yacine Fall (BFA, The George Washington University Corcoran School of Arts)
The 2019 Hamiltonian Fellows were selected from a competitive pool of 95 high quality of applicants nationwide. The External Review Panel, comprised of five art professionals, evaluated every application and gathered to discuss each artist based on criteria regarding "artistic merit and relevance to today's art world."

The jurors were:

Colette Veasey-Cullors - an Associate Dean for Design and Media at Maryland Institute College of Art (MICA)

Ryan Dattilo - a lawyer, art collector, and is also on the board of the Washington Project for the Arts

Nara Park - a sculptor and installation artist based in Washington, D.C.

Springsteen - a contemporary art gallery founded by Hunter Bradley and Amelia Szpiech in Baltimore, MD