28th Annual Juried Student Art Exhibition

Poster by graphic design student Camden Weber '16
Dec. 23, 2014

The Merwin and Wakeley Galleries in the Joyce G. Eichhorn Ames School of Art Building will feature the 28th Annual Juried Student Art Exhibition opening Jan. 12. An opening reception will be held Jan. 14 from 4-6 p.m., with the awards ceremony at 4:30 p.m.

The exhibit will have works from all areas of the studio art program: painting, drawing, printmaking, graphic design, photography, ceramics, sculpture and glass. Awards that will be presented include:

  • The Mayo Alumni Purchase Award, sponsored by Michael Mayo ’02
  • The Sipich Alumni Purchase Award, sponsored by Amber Sipich ’12
  • The National Hall Residence Honorary (NRHH) Purchase Award
  • President’s Award, chosen by IWU President Richard F. Wilson
  • Director’s Award, chosen by School of Art Director Kevin Strandberg
  • The Memorial Center Purchase Prize

The student artwork will be featured through Feb. 5. Gallery hours are 12-4 p.m. Monday-Friday, 7-9 p.m. Tuesday evening and 1-4 p.m. Saturday and Sunday. For more information about January’s exhibitions, contact Carmen Lozar, gallery director, at 309-556-3391.

By Tia Patsavas ’16