Juried Competition Honorable Mention Ian Kline was born in 1994 in York, Pennsylvania. He received his BFA from Maryland Institute College of Art in 2017 and currently lives and works in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

Juried Competition Honorable Mention David Billet is an artist currently living and working in Baltimore, MD, who works primarily in photography. Billet Received a BFA from the Maryland Institute College of Art in the fall of 2017. “We set out, interested in a larger understanding of masculinity, specifically in relationship to a current political climate where the shoot first, ask questions later, mentality has been resurrected. The two of us had never been to Texas prior to this trip. The two of us wanted to see, as singular people and as partners, where we fit into this landscape that held so much influence to our understanding and our elders understanding of masculinity, America, and life.” 📷: ‘All American Girls,’ 2017. @iankline @icy_squid #baxterstccny #photography

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