By: Victoria Ryan, Seraphin Gallery Resident
Seraphin Gallery artist, Millicent Young has been selected for an Award of Excellence from the 13th Semiannual Competition presented by the Dave Bown Projects. The competition was curated by Helga Christofferson, the Assistant Curator of the New Museum in New York and Kelly Kivland, the Associate Curator of the Dia Art Foundation. Submissions were received from artists from 40 countries, and Millicent was selected to participate in the group of 25 international artists featured in the resulting exhibition. To view the press release for this competition, please click here.
Also of note, Millicent's sculpture, Predator, will be included in an upcoming exhibition entitled "Homeward Bound Triennial", which opens March 3rd at the Taubman Museum of Art in Roanoke, VA. The exhibition will feature work by artists local to the state of Virginia.
Millicent is also currently in the production phase of a film collaboration between herself, a dancer and a film maker that was shot at the gallery which featured her show, "Forms for a New Mythology". The film will also feature excerpts of an interview with art writer/blogger Sarah Sargent. Seraphin Gallery will send out notifications when more material on this project is available.
For further information on Millicent Young, or to inquire about her work, please contact Alyssa Laverda, Associate Director, Seraphin Gallery at 215 923 7000-- or at firstname.lastname@example.org