Sculptors Visited by LACMA Curator

April 17th, 2011 Comments Off on Sculptors Visited by LACMA Curator

Franklin Sirmans, curator of contemporary art at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art, will visit MSU’s Sculpture Studios May 17th. Sirmans is coming to view the work of a sculpture student, Causey Cato, as well as work by Assistant Professor Critz Campbell. Mr. Sirmans shortlisted Ms. Cato and Professor Campbell as candidates for the Mississippi Museum of Art’s 2011 Mississippi Invitational. As guest curator for the show, Mr Sirman’s will visit artists’ studios across the state to select participants for the show.

Cato, "Untitled"

“I am so proud of Causey,” said Professor Campbell, “and honored that Mr. Sirmans will judge our work not as student and teacher but equally as artists.”

Campbell, "Pip"

To read more about Franklin Sirmans, click here.