Delta Center for the Arts LH Horton Jr Gallery presents the 13th Annual Student Exhibition & Art Awards Competition, April 18 – May 15, 2013. An opening reception and awards presentation will be held Thursday, April 26th from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m. All events are free and open to the public.
This exhibit features the artworks Delta College students. The annual juried exhibition is open to students of all disciplines, campus wide. The visual arts faculty juries the exhibition, and issues awards based on technical proficiency, creativity, and the potential for growth within the visual arts. The Awards Competition provides an opportunity for Studio Arts Majors to receive recognition and prize awards. Students competing for an award submit a body of work and address their creative goals through a written statement. The awards were donated by: Frank W. Clancy Memorial: $600, Blanche McDaniel Memorial: $100, the Bill Williams: $100, and the LH Horton Jr Gallery: $200.
The LH Horton Jr Gallery is a program of the Art Department of the Division of Art & Communications, and is a premier exhibition space located on the campus of San Joaquin Delta College. The primary mission of the Gallery is to support Student Learning Outcomes in the visual arts curriculum by building knowledge within the aesthetic, technical, cultural and historical context of the visual arts. The Gallery offers excellent exhibition opportunities to local, regional, and national artists, lenders and guest curators. The Gallery presents artists’ work in all media, with no thematic or geographic restrictions. Student Exhibitions are held annually at the end of Spring Semester. Exhibitions are selected through a Call for Entries process, juried by the Gallery Committee and guest jurors.
The Gallery is located on the ground floor of Shima Center, and is wheelchair accessible. Admission is free and open to the public. Recommended parking is available in the Shima lot for a fee of $1. Tours are welcome, and Gallery Talks and special needs may be addressed by contacting the Gallery.
April 18 – May 15, 2013
Opening Reception & Awards Presentation: April 18, 5 – 7p.m.
All events are free and open to the public.