Overbrook Art Gallery

55th Annual MCC Student Art and Design Exhibit May 20-Sept. 18

Image from 2018 MCC Student Art and Design Exhibition

An image from the 2018 MCC Student Art and Design Exhibition.

The 55th annual Muskegon Community College Student Art and Design Exhibition in the Overbrook Art Gallery runs from May 20 through Sept. 18, 2019. The entire exhibit may be viewed in Overbrook Gallery. Summer hours are 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday. Please call 777-0324 for more information.

Free and open to the public, the exhibit highlights outstanding artwork by MCC’s art and design students over the past academic year. Art and design faculty selected the featured artwork from among several thousand pieces produced by more than 500 students. Only a small portion of this total amount comprises the annual exhibit.

Student Art and Design Award Winners Announced

The award winners in the 55th Annual MCC Student Art and Design Exhibition, featuring artwork of outstanding merit produced by leading student artists over the past academic year, were announced during a June 6 reception in Overbrook Art Gallery, where the exhibit continues through Sept. 18.

This year’s judges were Jay Constantine and Patricia Hendricks-Constantine, Professors of Art at Kendall College of Art and Design.

The winners are:

Pearl Slayton first place hr $400 First Place: Pearl Slayton
Mychalla Belknap second place hr $300 Second Place: Mychalla Belknap
Ashley Aldecoa and Barbara Gilbert third place hr $200 Third Place: Ashley Aldecoa and Barbara Gilbert
Alora Fox Honorable Mention hr $100 Honorable Mention: Alora Fox
Addie Garter Honorable Mention $100 Honorable Mention: Addie Garter
Isabelle Maier Honorable Mention hr $100 Honorable Mention: Isabelle Maier
Melissa Prince Honorable Mention hr $100 Honorable Mention: Melissa Prince
Jill Black President Purchase hr President’s Purchase Award for Permanent Display: Jill Black Ceramics II: Untitled