The West Shore Community College Art Department is hosting the 20th annual Regional High School Art Competition and Exhibit in the college’s Manierre Dawson Gallery.
Student artwork will be displayed through March 22, The exhibit is free and open to the public.
Sponsored by the West Shore Community College Foundation and the WSCC Art Department, ribbons have been awarded for first and second place in jewelry, sculpture, pottery, drawing, painting, printmaking, photography, video, textiles, mixed media, and digital imaging.
Area high schools have entered up to ten of their students’ best works and those included in the exhibit have been selected by high school art teachers.
The juror for this year’s show is WSCC photography instructor Bill Sievert, who is also a painter.
The Manierre Dawson Gallery is located in the Arts and Sciences Center. Gallery hours are 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. Monday through Thursday, Friday from 9 a.m. – 1 p.m., and during events held in the Center Stage Theater.