The Neddy at Cornish award announces recipients of the 2012 honor: Stacey Rozich, a painter whose artwork you may have seen in the Fleet Foxes video “The Shrine/An Argument,” and photographer Eirik Johnson (see an excerpt from Johnson’s book, “Sawdust Mountain,” here.) Each will receive an unrestricted grant of $25,000, and their work will be part of an exhibition at Cornish College of the Arts in June. Finalists for the award, established in 1996, are: Gala Bent, Cynthia Camlin, Jeremy Mangan, Susie Lee, Lead Pencil Studio and James Coupe. The Neddy at Cornish was established in honor of artist Ned Behnke.
May 3, 2012 at 12:46 PM