First Place Winner: Genie Hien Tran
2nd Place Winner: Dawn Wing
Heart Mountain Pilgrimage 1st Place Winner: Juliane Shibata
Heart Mountain Pilgrimage 2nd Place Winner: Nancy Xiong
Connections accepted submissions for artwork until May 10th.
Heart Mountain Interpretive Center and Twin Cities JACL hosted the digital exhibition Connections to capture an artistic profile of Minnesota’s Asian Pacific residents. Visual art and poetry will be considered.
To be eligible: any artistic mediums (including poetry) were accepted so long as they can be photographed. Applicants must be of Asian Pacific identity and reside for most of the year in the state of Minnesota. People of any age may apply and subject matter can be anything related to the artist’s identity, personal history, activism, or culture.
There is no submission fee. Artists may submit up to 3 pieces.
Three winners were chosen by juror Emi Nijiya.
First prize: $200
Second prize: $100
Additional prize: tickets to the Heart Mountain pilgrimage 2022
Winners were notified by May 25.