Auburn, Ala. - The Auburn Arts Association is pleased to present the 15th Annual Juried Art Exhibition, currently on display through Monday, June 17 in the Art Gallery at the Jan Dempsey Community Arts Center. The exhibition features 38 area artists and is free and open to the public weekdays from 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
The exhibition offers artists an opportunity to submit their works for review by acknowledged arts professionals. The show is designed to encourage creative efforts and recognize significant accomplishments. Dr. Elliot Knight, Visual Arts Manager and Director of the Alabama Artists Gallery of the Alabama State Council on the Arts, selected 54 works to be displayed. Knight also chose nine artists to receive merit awards for their exceptional pieces.
The winners of the merit awards include:
Frank and Jessie
Lower East Side
Perspectives, from Travels of Charlemagne Daughters
For more information about the exhibition, please contact the Jan Dempsey Community Arts Center at 501-2963 or the Auburn Arts Association at 887-2832.