LACP’s Seventh Annual Members’ Exhibition – 2021 – Virtual Gallery
Photo by Eric Smith, 1st Place Prize Winner.
We are pleased to announce LACP’s Seventh Annual Members’ Exhibition. This will be a virtual online exhibition and will run from August 26 – October 26, 2021. A virtual opening night reception is scheduled for Thursday, August 26, 5 pm PST. The juror, LeRonn Brooks, selected images based on creativity, originality, and quality.
Our virtual opening night reception is a public event and all artists chosen for the virtual exhibition will be invited. RSVP for the opening reception HERE
Dr. LeRonn P. Brooks (https://www.instagram.com/lpbrooks/) is the Associate Curator for Modern and Contemporary Collections at the Getty Research Institute in Los Angeles. Founded in 1985, the GRI is dedicated to advancing the understanding of the visual arts and their various histories through active collecting and public programs, institutional collaborations, exhibitions, publications, digital services, and residential scholars programs. Dr. Brooks is a specialist in African American art, poetics, performance, and Africana Studies. His interviews, essays on African American art, and poetry have appeared in publications for Bomb Magazine, The Studio Museum in Harlem, Socrates Sculpture Park, The Spelman Museum of Art, Callaloo Journal, The International Review of African American Art as well as The Aperture Foundation, among others. As the lead curator for the Getty’s new African American Art History Initiative, Dr. Brooks is charged with building and developing collections to promote advanced research in the study of African American art history.
Top Prize Winners:
Eric Smith (1st Place), Todd Stern (2nd Place), Paul Kessel (3rd Place)
Honorable Mentions: Richard Dweck, Shawn Escoffery, Dena Eber
Selected Exhibiting Artists – Online:
Ray Anello, Carolyn Campbell, Susan Kaufer Carey, Karen Constine, Joseph Doherty, Nina Weinberg Doran, Dora Duan, Richard Dweck, Dena Eber, Shawn Escoffery, Cheryle Galloway, Danielle Goldstein, Donald Graham, Peter Guerrero, Douglas Hill, Mark Harding, Mark Holley, Gwen L Hughes, David Kalb, Paul Kessel, Vanessa Kessler, James Lee, Michael Lynch, Lisa McCord, Laila Nahar, Jon Norris, Michael Nozik, James Payne, Jacque Rupp, Emily Sims, Eric Smith, Joshua Stern, Todd Stern, Gary Topper, Mitchell Walker
Artwork Available for Purchase on Artsy:
Some of the selected work is available for purchase on Artsy.net. Please click HERE to view the work being sold.