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Finalists Announced for Emerge 2018

emerge 2018 finalists announced

Finalists have been announced for Emerge 2018, the tenth in a biennial series of exhibitions sponsored by Bullseye Glass. The 43 finalists in this international juried competition represent 12 countries. Their work will be judged on excellence of craftsmanship, design, and creativity. Winners will be announced at an award ceremony in Portland on June 23.

Judges for Emerge 2018 are:

  • Benedict Heywood, Executive Director, Bellevue Arts Museum
  • Heidi Schwegler, Artist/Chair, MFA Applied Craft + Design, a collaborative program between Oregon College of Art & Craft and Pacific Northwest College of Art
  • Diane Wright, Curator of Glass, Toledo Museum of Art

Awards in this international juried competition include a total of $22,000 in Bullseye Glass gift cards, recognition at an awards ceremony, as well as representation in a full-color catalog. Selected award winners will be included in a national tour.

Finalists' artwork can be viewed at

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