Seven Baltimore artists were named Monday as finalists for the 2017 Janet & Walter Sondheim Artscape Prize.
The work of the five female and two male artists will be shown in an exhibit running June 17 through Aug. 13 at the Walters Art Museum. The winner, chosen by the panel of three jurors, will capture the $25,000 grand prize, and the remaining six finalists will be given a $2,500 honorarium.
The winner will be selected after jurors view the installed art and interview each of the artists. The winner will be announced during a July 15 ceremony at the Walters that traditionally is held during the Artscape festival.
According to a...