B16: Wiregrass Biennial

July 21-Sept 24

B16: Wiregrass Biennial showcases the region’s most talented contemporary artists, illustrating the South’s rich cultural heritage. The exhibition is open to artists living in Alabama, Mississippi, Georgia, Florida and Louisiana and serves as an opportunity for artists living and working in the Southeast to take part in a museum exhibition and to strengthen their professional portfolios. The WMA encourages innovative and progressive work that utilizes a variety of art forms and media and will feature paintings, sculptures as well as mixed media, new media and installation art.

This year’s participating artists include:

Aaron LaRoux
Allyson Comstock
Andrew Hairstans
Anne Herbert
Austin Wieland
Becky Beamer
Bryce Speed
Chad Burton Johnson
Cindy Wagner
Claire Lewis Evans
Ellen Soffer
Irby Pace
Jane Philips
Jenna Efrein
Karen Graffeo
Katelyn Ledford
Kimberley A. Brown
Kimberly Hart
Laura Stanley
Laurie Popp
Mark Leputa
Michael Swann
Ralph Paquin
Scott Fisk
Vivian Liddell
Will Fenn and Molly Freeman
William Dooley
William Lawler

Andrew Hairstans - Development Arena (Black Box #1)
Andrew Hairstans - Development Arena (Point Block)
Ellen Soffer - Shimmer 42

Ellen Soffer - Shimmer 54
William Dooley - Smoke House
William Dooley - Pink Flanks

Bryce Speed - Awash
Bryce Speed - Yellow Bark
Ralph Paquin - The Remainder of Unusable Equations

Vivian Liddell - Where Did You Go, Mike Kelley? (Eaten by Trolls or the Family Tree…)
Claire Lewis Evans - Irruption
Jenna Efrein - Marshlands I

Jane Philips - After Ophelia
Austin Wieland - Scan
Karen Graffeo - Lenticular Photograph With Engraved Glass

Karen Graffeo - Lenticular Photograph
Will Fenn and Molly Freeman - Jackie and Sienna 2
Scott Fisk - Type

Kimberly Hart - Betwixt and Between
Michael Swann - Trajectory Blue
Becky Beamer - Evolution of Tradition

Laurie Popp - How the Forrest Was
Laura Stanley - Untitled
Chad Burton - Cullman, AL II

Mark Leputa - Sacred
Anne Herbert - Not Here Not There
Cindy Wagner - The Little Woman

Kimberley Brown - They’re Coming For You, Barbara
Katelyn Ledford - This is Jake
Irby Pace - Tumbleweed

William Lawler - Untitled 2
Allyson Comstock - Micro, Macro, and In-between #7
Aaron LaRoux - 96 Weeks

This exhibition has been made possible by a grant from The Daniel Foundation of Alabama.