2021 Texas & Neighbors Juror Andrea Karnes

Juror Andrea Karnes, Senior Curator at the Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth, provides her insight on the selection process for the 2021 36th Texas & Neighbors Regional Art Exhibition in the video below. In the second video, she talks about the process of selecting awards and comments on some of the winning art.


The exhibition is co-sponsored by the Irving Art Association and Irving Arts Center. It will be on view in the main gallery of the Irving Arts Center May 15 – – July 7, 2021. A 360-degree online tour will be available soon after the opening at http://irvngartscenter.org. Irving Arts Center is located at 3333 N. MacArthur in Irving. Gallery hours: Tuesday-Saturday: noon to 5 PM. Free reservations, with social distancing and wearing masks observed.

$10,000 in prizes will be awarded. No Reception & Awards Ceremony will be held this year due to the pandemic. Instead, the winners will be announced on May 15th on the Texas & Neighbors website at http://texasandneighbors.com.