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Soundheim Semi-finalists
Friday, February 21st, 2014 //

Two of UMBC's Visual Arts photo alums, Ding Ren, and John Zimmerman, are semi-finalists in the Artscape Soundheim Prize.

The Baltimore Office of Promotion & The Arts, Inc. (BOPA) is proud to announce the ninth edition of the Janet & Walter Sondheim Prize. The prize will award a $25,000 fellowship to a visual artist or visual artist collaborators living and working in the Baltimore region. Approximately six finalists will be selected for the final review for the prize. Their work will be exhibited in the Special Exhibition Gallery at The Walters Art Museum. Additionally, an exhibition of the semi-finalists' work will be shown in the Decker, Meyerhoff and Pinkard galleries of MICA during the Artscape weekend (July 18-20, 2014).

The finalists and semifinalists exhibitions are presented in partnership with the Walters Art Museum and Maryland Institute College of Art (MICA). An exhibition of the semifinalists' work will be shown in MICA's Decker and Meyerhoff galleries at 1303 West Mount Royal Avenue during Artscape weekend, Thursday, July 17, 2014 through Sunday August 3, 2014.