Ideas in Art Exhibition reception Feb. 15 at UTA


Ideas in Art is a juried scholarship competition that invites any current art student from the University of Texas at Arlington to formulate and present a written proposal for a work(s) of art. Each year, the James S. Barnett Jr. Foundation donates cash awards for this contest and allocates two awards for the undergraduate winners, and two awards to the graduate winners. The winners are given approximately nine months to make the work and then hold an exhibition in Gallery West. 

Opening Date: February 13th

Closing Date: February 24th

Reception: February 15th from 4pm-6pm; artists talks at 5:15pm

Artists names: Usama Khalid, Theresa Ruzek, Billie London-Gray, and Luke Cisneros

Exhibit Title: Ideas in Art 

Venue: UTA’s Gallery West, 810 S. Davis St. Arlington, TX 

If anyone would like to view the exhibition other than during the opening, please contact me at to set up an appointment. 

Submitted by Theresa Ruzek, Usama Khalid, Billie London-Gray, and Luke Cisneros. Email:

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