Entries for KCC’s Annual Student Art Exhibition due April 16

Previous Student Art Show entries, clockwise from the left, Emily Cameron’s “Human Nature,” an entry from Brian Noell, and Kathryn Barnes’ “Nested Eggs.”

Kellogg Community College is seeking entries from student artists who would like to see their work displayed as part of the College’s Annual Student Art Exhibition.

All current academic year KCC students are eligible to submit up to five entries of works produced between May 2013 and April 2014 for display in the show, and entries must be submitted at the office of the Davidson Center between 8 a.m. Monday, April 14, and 5 p.m. Wednesday, April 16.

The Annual Student Art Exhibition showcases the works of current KCC visual arts students and includes 10 media categories including ceramics, drawing, painting, 2D mixed media, sculpture and 3D mixed media, black and white photography, digital media, printmaking/alternative photography print processes, graphic design and animation/video.

Works exhibited will be judged by a juror to be announced, and awards totaling $1,300 will be given to winners announced during an Awards Reception from 1 to 3 p.m. Sunday, April 27, at the Davidson Center Auditorium. Honors in each category will include Best of Media ($75 each) and Honorable Mention ($25 each) awards in addition to a single Best of Show award ($250) and a single Instructor Recognition Award ($50), as well as several Art League awards and door prizes.

More information about the event can be viewed/downloaded from KCC’s Scribd page through the following links:

Art selected for the exhibition will be displayed in the Eleanor R. & Robert A. DeVries Gallery in the college’s Davidson Visual and Performing Arts Center, 450 North Ave., Battle Creek, from Monday, April 21, through Friday, May 2. The exhibit will be free and open to the public for viewing during gallery hours, which are 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday.

For more information about the annual Student Art Show, contact Photography and Multimedia Program Coordinator and Gallery Director Ryan Flathau at 269-965-3931 ext. 2559 or flathaur@kellogg.edu. For more information about the Arts and Communication Department at Kellogg Community College, visit www.kellogg.edu/academics/academic-programs/arts-communication.

Pictured above are images of past award-winning entries, including, clockwise from the left, Emily Cameron’s “Human Nature,” an entry from Brian Noell, and Kathryn Barnes’ “Nested Eggs.”

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