May 4 - 19, 2017
Students from all academic disciplines submit work to be considered for this joyful, year-end celebration of creativity. The art faculty and gallery director then select favorite works for exhibition and prices. This is a great opportunity for add to your personal art collection!
Award Winners Selected
Congratulations to all students who had artwork juried into Morlan Gallery's Juried Student Art exhibition. “Best in” awards and the Dean’s Grand Purchase Awards were announced during the opening reception: Best in Painting, Samuel Crankshaw; Best Work on Paper, Sonora Schuck and Carrie Billett; Best in Ceramic, Poppy Liu; Best in Sculpture, Jessica Dees; and Best in Digital Media, Erik Mudrak and John Darsie. Annelisa Hermosilla won the Best Work in a Variety of Media Award. Two artworks were added to Transylvania’s permanent collection through the esteemed Dean’s Grand Purchase Award. Dean Bryan selected Sarah Schaaf’s pointillist ink on paper drawing titled “Gratz” and Samuel Crankshaw’s oil on canvas painting titled “Passing.”
Special Events and Hours
Opening Reception for the Artists | Thursday, May 4, 5-7 p.m. (Prizes and Awards presented at 6 p.m.)
Lexington Gallery Hop | Friday, May 19, 5-8 p.m.
Images Above: Brian Wei, The Violin, 2017, Clay; Annelisa Hermosilla, Gemini, 2017, Oil on canvas