Coined in the South: 2022

March 26–July 3, 2022


The Young Affiliates of the Mint, in collaboration with The Mint Museum, presents  Coined in the South: 2022. This juried exhibition, highlighting artists from across the Southeast, will be on view March 26, 2022-July 3, 2022 at Mint Museum Uptown.

Works selected for Coined in the South: 2022

(hover over each image to view artist and read more about the work)

The winner of the $10,000 Atrium Health Best in Show Award went to Donte Hayes of Kennesaw, GA for his work Breath. The $5,000 Young Affiliates of the Mint Choice Award went to King Nobuyushi Godwin of Raleigh, NC for his work The Camel is having a good day because it’s with the seal and the water ’99. The People’s Choice Award winner will be announced at the June 1 Wednesday Night Live! Congratulations to all of these artists, and to all of the artists featured in the show!

Jurors for Coined in the South: 2022

Special thanks for your time and effort in helping us build this show.

Hallie Ringle

Curator of Contemporary Art
Birmingham Museum of Art

Lydia Thompson

Mixed-Media Sculptor and Professor of Art
Art & Art History Department

UNC Charlotte

Ken West

Photographer, Digital Experience Designer
& Winner of the Inaugural
Coined in the South People’s Choice Award

Coined in the South: 2022  Presented by

Generous Individual Support Provided by:

Kelley Brackett
Abigail Buckner
Michelle Cottrell
Katie Harrington
Chelsey Lance
Patwin Lawrence

Mary Anna & Brian Marley
Kaitlyn McElwee & Thomas Marley
Kate Mattox
Josh Mensinger
Jasmyne Mundy
Satie Munn

Claudia Pascual
Chelsea Ravitch
Amorette & Preston Reid
Hannah & Juan Rios
Sharon Scarborough
Julia & Virginia Wooten

Thank You to Our Media Partner:

Charlotte Magazine