2012 Illinois Community College Juried Exhibition

(artwork by Amanda Mulcahy Parkland College)
The Visual Arts Gallery at Governors State University is pleased to present our 2012 annual Illinois Community College Juried Exhibition The exhibition will be on display from February 17 through March 3, 2012.
The closing Reception and Awards Ceremony will be Saturday March 3, Noon – 5 p.m. Juror’s talk at 3 p.m.
The distinguished juror Christopher D. Smith, Director Linda Warren Projects, Chicago, IL has selected 55 works of art from 236 entries by 93 Students from 9 Illinois Community or Junior Colleges.
Over $1500 will be awarded during the closing reception/awards ceremony/juror's talk on March 3.
There will also be a "Peoples Choice Award" handed to the student artist that received the most votes from our galleries visitors. There is still time to vote for your favorite piece of artwork. Come in to the gallery during regular gallery hours and cast your vote!
GSU's art program will also host an open house for the event starting at noon with interactive projects and points of interest throughout the art classrooms. Refreshments will be served.
This event is free and open to the public.
regular gallery hours:
Mondays and Wednesdays 5 - 7
Tuesdays and Thursdays 1 - 9
Fridays 5 - 9