Artist Received Award at Reception for Academy 2009 at Conner Contemporary Art in Washington
Posted 08.04.09 by MICA Media Relations
MICA alumnus Danny Baskin '09 is one of two artists exhibiting in Conner Contemporary Art's Academy 2009 show to win a PULSE Presents award. PULSE Contemporary Art Fair awarded Baskin with exhibition space at PULSE Miami 2009, which takes place in December.
Baskin earned a BFA in general fine arts (cum laude) from MICA.
The Academy 2009 exhibition, which features eight recent MICA alumni, is on view through Friday, Sept. 4.
For more information, call 410-225-2300.Danny Baskin '09, Umbrella piece (detail), performance and sculpture, 2009.
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