Baltimore City Paper

2010 Janet and Walter Sondheim Finalists Announced

A press release from the

this morning announced the seven finalists for the


. Given annually since

was presented with the


, the $25,000 Sondheim prize is named after the Baltimore civic leader and his late wife, and is awarded to a regional visual artist to further his or her career. A exhibition of the seven finalists works will run at

June 19-Aug. 1, and the winner—as determined by judges: critic/curator Robert Nickas,

co-owner/co-director Magdalena Sawon, and the

curator Hamza Walker—will be awarded 7


, July 10, at the BMA.

The 2010 finalists are:

Congratulations all.