Award winners named in art, design student juried exhibit

Parkland College's 2016 Art and Design Student Juried Exhibition

Photos by Scott Wells | The Prospectus
Parkland College’s 2016 Art and Design Student Juried Exhibition is being held April 11–30 in the Giertz Gallery.

Congratulations to the 2016 Art and Design Student Juried Exhibition Award and Scholarship winners.

Scholarship recipients included Neda Sroka of Savoy, who won the Underwood-Alger Art Scholarship; Emily Goetting of Paxton, who received the Don Lake Art Scholarship; and Caitlin Sims of Champaign, winner of the Arrowmont School of Arts and Crafts Scholarship.

Monetary awards included the Dr. David M. and Shirley A. Jones Student Art Award for work of outstanding artistic achievement, given to Yoonjung Sung (Champaign); the Parkland President’s Award, given to Cole Cary (Monticello); the Blair Kling Memorial Award, given to Destiny Norris (Urbana); the Fine & Applied Arts Chair Award for Excellence, given to Eunsook Park (Champaign); the Art & Design Faculty Award, given to William Smith (Champaign); the Metals Award of Artistic Distinction, given to Micah Klaman (Champaign); and the Art Coop Award, given to Ethan Loew (White Heath).

Purchase Awards for artwork to be included in the Parkland College Permanent Collection went to: Katherine Anderson (Savoy), Karen Deering (Monticello), Naomi Johnson (Urbana), Bailee Kaufman (Champaign), and Erin Nishida (Chicago).

Merit Awards for outstanding work went to the following students: Jordan Bidner (Fisher), Sarah Calhoun (Thomasboro), Joan Campagnolo (Champaign), Benjamin Carlton (Champaign), Jane Domier (Urbana), Hiroko Ito (Savoy), Sarah Kunz (Collinsville), Clare Margiotta (Champaign), Kristin Marshall (Champaign), Lindsey Phillips (Champaign), Will Ryan (Champaign), Andrew Smith (Mahomet), Scott Wells (Champaign), Sharon Wenda (Champaign), and Michelle Wright (Champaign).

The following is a full list of students with art in the juried exhibition, listed by hometown:

Arcola: Irineo Vega; Bement: Joshua Watzlawick; Broadlands: Haley Abbott; Buckley: Jessica Wyckoff; Champaign: Roberto Arellano, Ray Arseneau, Mackenzie Bonnett, Laurel Brown, Joan Campagnolo, Benjamin Carlton, Jackie Carrubba, Devyn Clay, Jia Curry-Bild, Margarita Dmitrieva, Josh Doniek, Victor Feldman, Colleen Freund, Joan Gary, Anthony Jones, Linda Jordan, Rashmi Kapoor, Bailee Kaufman, Micah Klaman, Betsy Kruger, Clare Margiotta, Karissa Marshall, Kristin Marshall, Simone McConnell, Shawna Meadows, Eunsook Park, Lindsey Phillips, Ruta Rauber, Thomas Ray, Niky Reynolds, Brian Roberson, Will Ryan, Connor Schneider,   Caitlin Sims, Morgan Small, William Smith, Michelle Stephens, Yoonjung Sung, Joseph Talavera, Jake Trubman,  Alex Uhlarik, Linda Weiner, Scott Wells, Sharon Wenda, Marilyn Wendler, Catherine White, Eric Wildhagen, Michelle Wright, Ethan Young, David Zenge; Chicago: Erin Nishida; Collinsville: Sarah Kunz; Dewey: Mercedes Watson-Hall; Fisher: Jordan Bidner; Gifford: Shawna Gernentz; Homewood: Zachary Larks; Le Roy: Tyler Cook, Danielle Segerstrom; Libertyville: Morgan Gawlik; Longview: Jennifer Vargo Hauser; Mahomet: Courtney Bretz, Tammy Cranston, Allison Madura, Nick Mercier, Andrew Smith, Alexie Wright; Monticello: Lisa Brunner, Cole Cary, Karen Deering, Aaron Goodman, Lori Lilly, Jessica Stanze, Henry Wilkinson; Oakwood: Chad Myler; Paxton: Emily Goetting, Logan Ingold, Levi Neff; Pesotum: Glory LaPayne; Philo: Patricia Guthrie; Rantoul: Sarah Huff, Lydia Kelly, Lydia Miller, William Wagner; Sadorus: Erin Rogers; Savoy: Katherine Anderson, Cayden Bergschneider, Sarma Dhahir, Carmen Egolf, Hiroko Ito, Sekani Reed, Neda Sroka; St. Joseph: Bethany Manalo; Thomasboro: Sarah Calhoun; Tuscola: Danielle Carter; Urbana: Jane Domier, Leslie Estes, Peter Garrett, Martha Henigman, Naomi Johnson, Lori Kendall, Kinara Morris, Destiny Norris, Mary Overmier, Juan Santiago, Tyler Williams; White Heath: Ethan Loew.

The 2016 Parkland College Art and Design Student Juried Exhibition continues through Saturday April 30, 2016 in the Giertz Gallery. Hours are Monday – Thursday 10am-7pm and Saturday noon-2pm.