Yeah, I know what you mean. Hard to say not knowing what all was entered. It would be cool to see all the submissions.
The two artists featured represent contemporary art that is relatable in all contemporary art appreciated communities. Which Jacksonville is. And increasingly so.
Shaun Thurston is going to execute a piece that assuredly speaks of Jacksonville and North Florida, albeit in a context some wont be able to connect. But it will be powerful and moving.
Rockstar, the idea of a lifted truck and the confederate flag, hhmmmmm! Sounds pretty good.