On display October 5, 2012 - January 6, 2013
Emerge 2012: A Showcase of Rising Talents in Kiln-glass features the work of the award-winners of a biennial juried competition of artists working in kilnformed glass. This is the seventh biennial juried show, organized by Bullseye Glass in Portland, Oregon, of early-career artists working in the field. The artists include Miri Admoni, Victoria Calabro, Elizabeth Fortunato, Émilie Haman, Ester Luesma and Xavier Vega, Karen Mahardy, and Sayaka Suzuki. In addition, Jurors’ Choice artists honored are Karen Bexfield, Cortney Boyd, and Amy Westover.
The jurors for this year’s Emerge were Laura Addison, Curator of Contemporary Art at the New Mexico Museum of Art; artist Silvia Levenson; and artist Klaus Moje.