Two years ago, Fort Lauderdale's Museum of Art (MoA) shocked South Florida's art community when it unceremoniously dumped the 41-year-old Hortt Competition from its lineup. The popular competition had a long history with the increasingly irrelevant MoA -- namesake M. Allen Hortt, an art collector and former Fort Lauderdale mayor, was a MoA benefactor -- and it had been commonly assumed that the Hortt and the museum would continue their partnership... More >>>