The gallery exhibit includes artwork selected by MCC art and design faculty from several thousand pieces produced by more than 500 students. This year’s independent juror who is a practicing art professional was John Dempsey, art instructor at Mott Community College in Flint.
Veronica Lamphere won the first place prize of $400 for her clay ceramic piece titled “Patience.” Kaylee Walker won $200 for her second place self-portrait in ink and watercolor. The third place prize of $200 went to Addie Lou Garter for her figure drawing.
Four $100 honorable mention prizes went to: John Golliver for his mixed media work; to Kaytlyn Robart, Isiah Rodriguez, Maria Sorensen and Tyler Wambaugh for their video “Found Objects”; to Marissa Hassevoort for her ceramic work; and to Jeff Hellmann for his ceramic piece.
The public can view the entire exhibition free of charge. Overbrook Art Gallery summer hours are 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday-Thursday and 8 a.m. to noon on Friday. Please call 777-0324 for more information.