Juror Jack Rasmussen has announced his selection of “The Happy Cactus”, by Ronald J. Saunders for exhibit in the MFA’s American Landscapes 2019 Exhibition at the Maryland Federation of Arts’ Circle Gallery.
Jack Rasmussen earned his MFA in Painting, MA in Arts Management, and his MA and PhD in Anthropology at American University. He worked at the National Gallery of Art before becoming the assistant director of the Washington Project for the Arts when it opened in 1975.. Rasmussen has been director and curator of the American University Museum at the Katzen Arts Center since it opened in 2005. He also currently serves as chair of the Maryland State Arts Council.
The Maryland Federation of Arts will exhibit the selected work at MFA’s Circle Gallery in Annapolis, Maryland from August 22 through September 21, 2019. The reception will be held on September8th from 3-5pm at the Circle Gallery, 18 State Circle, Annapolis MD, 21401