Annual high school art exhibit opens Feb. 27

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2013-02-13
HUNTINGTON, Ind.— The 8th Annual Huntington University High School Art Exhibit will be held in the Robert E. Wilson Gallery on campus from Feb. 27 to March 12.

This juried invitational exhibit will feature works of art from regional high school students, and will be judged by Huntington University’s art faculty. The best of show, first, second and third place student artists will be awarded a cash prize. Many more students will receive an Honorable Mention certificate in recognition for their work.

The awards reception will be held from 6-7:30 p.m. March 9.

The Wilson Gallery, located in the Merillat Centre for the Arts, is open weekdays from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., before and after all MCA performances and by appointment.

The gallery is free and open to the public.
Huntington University is a comprehensive Christian college of the liberal arts offering graduate and undergraduate programs in more than 70 academic concentrations. U.S. News & World Report ranks Huntington among the best colleges in the Midwest, and Forbes.com has listed the university as one of America’s Best Colleges. Additionally, Princeton Review has named the institution to its “Best in the Midwest” list. Founded in 1897 by the Church of the United Brethren in Christ, Huntington University is located on a contemporary, lakeside campus in northeast Indiana. The university is a member of the Council for Christian Colleges and Universities (CCCU).
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