David Bach to receive Maryland State Arts Council’s 2015 Individual Artist Award (IAA) for Composition
Artists are at the heart of Maryland’s thriving creative sector, and communities value artists for the vitality, cultural traditions and economic impact they support throughout the state.
The Maryland State Arts Council’s (MSAC), annual Individual Artist Award (IAA) recognizes the importance of artists and their work, adding to the cultural vibrancy of Maryland. Artists from across Maryland who are selected by a blind, out-of-state jury on the basis of artistic merit alone. A celebration to honor Maryland’s 2015 Individual Artist awardees will be held at 7 p.m. on June 8, 2015 at the American Visionary Art Museum, Baltimore.
In partnership with the Mid Atlantic Arts Foundation, The IAA program reviews a total of 18 artistic disciplines, which are separated into three competition groups that are awarded triannually.