ACADEMY 2015

our annual MFA / BFA invitational

August 19 – September 9, 2015

EMILIA PENNANEN
Milk and Honey, Saltwater Honey
2014, video performance 1920 x 1080p, run time: 5:09, ed: 5.

EMILIA PENNANEN
Breath Away
2015, video performance 1920 x 1080p, run time: 2:19, ed: 5.  

CHRISTOPHER HINOJOSA
Embrace
2012, performance video (16x9), run time: 27:49. 

CHRISTOPHER HINOJOSA
For Your Entertainment 
2015, performance video (16x9), run time: 4:26.
 

RYAN McDONNELL 
Mozart and Mandala
2015, vinyl, 12 inches and 10 inches.

August 19, 2015

 

ACADEMY 2015

August 19 - September 9, 2015

 

CONNERSMITH. is pleased to announce ACADEMY 2015, the 15th annual invitational survey of outstanding work by MFA / BFA students in the Washington / Baltimore area. This year's exhibition will be held online on our website as we build out our new gallery space at 1013 O St., NW, in the heart of the Shaw Historic District.

 

Exhibition founder and curator Dr. Jamie Smith invited the following artists to participate:

 

>Artists: Tiph Browne, Helena Cervantes, Aisha Jemila Daniels, Rob Hackett, Magali Hébert-Huot, Eliot Hicks, Sara R. Hill, Christopher Hinojosa, Emma Rose Kennedy, Ryan McDonnell, Natovian McLeod, Nicholena Moon, Emilia Pennanen, Ariel Pond, McKinley Wallace III, Chris Williford, and Jenny Wu.

 

>Representing institutions: American University, Corcoran School of the Arts and Design, The George Washington University, Howard University, Maryland Institute College of Art, and University of Maryland.