Franklin Sirmans, curator of contemporary art at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art, will visit MSUâ€™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 Artâ€™s 2011 Mississippi Invitational. As guest curator for the show, Mr Sirmanâ€™s will visit artists’ studios across the state to select participants for the show.
â€œI 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.â€
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