Parkland College Art Students Awarded in NIU Art Exhibition
Parkland students chosen for NIU Community College Art Exhibition
Several Parkland College Art and Design students were accepted into the 2021 NIU Community College Student Juried Virtual Exhibition.
The works are on display in a virtual gallery hosted by Northern Illinois University from April 2–May 7. Participating Parkland students are:
Six students received awards at the virtual awards ceremony and reception held on April 17. Two placed and five earned honorable mentions:
Alexa Harmon, 1st place and Honorable Mention in Ceramics
Lauren Babcock, 2nd place and Honorable Mention in Ceramics
Jori Basset, Honorable Mention in Digital Art
Katy Geurts, Honorable Mention in Ceramics
Grant Siegmund, Honorable Mention in Ceramics
This annual juried exhibiton celebrates the creative work of young artists in community colleges within Illinois. Only artwork completed after January 1, 2019 was eligible.
[image from left, top row: Basset, Harmon; bottom row: Babcock, Geurts, Siegmund]