A photo by Assistant Professor of Art Robert Knight is on display in Texas National 2012 at the Stephen F. Austin State University in Texas. The photo, “Cape Ice,” is from Knight’s ongoing project called “Coming Up Roses.”
The 18th annual juried exhibition runs through May 26 at the Cole Art Center’s Ledbetter Gallery and was curated by art critic Dave Hickey. Hundreds of emerging artists from across the country compete each year for an opportunity to have work judged by a highly acclaimed artist or art critic.
This year’s juror, world-renowned art critic Dave Hickey, chose from 1,600 entries by 84 artists from 23 states. Considered one of the preeminent art critics in the world, Hickey has been an executive director of Art in America and contributing editor at The Village Voice.