Faculty affiliate wins a 2016 Cleveland Art Prize

Dave Lucas

Dave Lucas, the 2016 Baker-­Nord Center for the Humanities faculty affiliate, received a 2016 Cleveland Art Prize for his poetry. He was one of two winners of the Emerging Artist Award for which he will receive $10,000.

The award is designated for “artists currently living, or who have resided, worked or trained in Northeast Ohio who show remarkable promise and have created significant work or projects.”

Lucas will be honored at a ceremony Thursday, June 30, at the Cleveland Museum of Art.

Read more about the 2016 Cleveland Art Prize online.