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Baltimore-based artist Jim Condron receives $30,000 Pollock-Krasner award

Baltimore-based artist Jim Condron receives $30,000 Pollock-Krasner award

Jim Condron, the Baltimore-based artist whose work has led in recent years toward a bold abstract style, has received a $30,000 grant from the Pollock-Krasner Foundation.

Named for celebrated abstract expressionist Jackson Pollock and his wife and fellow abstract painter, Lee Krasner, the foundation was established in 1985 to provide "financial assistance to individual working artists of established ability" with "demonstrable financial need, whether professional, personal or both."

The New York-born Condron, who earned a graduate degree at the Maryland Institute College of Art in 2004, has been exhibited throughout the Mid-Atlantic and...

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