The Dallas Art Dealers Association will present its annual Edith Baker Art Scholarship to a lucky visual art student from the Dallas County Community College District at a reception on Friday, Sept. 21, 6–8 p.m. at Irving Arts Center. Finalists Arjoon KC of North Lake College, William Benitez of Eastfield College, Jessica Braddock of Richland College, Jonathan Gruchawka of Cedar Valley College, Fernando Johnson of Brookhaven College, Hannah Tyler of Mountain View College, and Candy Warth of El Centro College will all have works on display at the center, at 3333 N. MacArthur Blvd. in Irving, from sept 15-Nov. 18.
The winner gets a check for $2,500, a mentorship, an internship and an artist studio visit. The jury for this year’s EBAS was Edith Baker, Kenneth Craighead, Steve Green, Marcie Inman, Sue Flynn and Lisa Taylor.
pic: Michelle Reyes won the scholarship in 2011