BCC student artists show their best in 2014 showcase
Dec 11, 2014 10:55AM ● Published by Community News Service
Select artwork by Burlington County College students will be featured at the new “Best of 2014 Showcase,” set to open Friday, Dec. 12 at the Student Art Gallery in historic downtown Mount Holly.
The exhibit highlights the talent and creativity of 34 student artists. Eighty-nine pieces of artwork, including photography, drawing, painting, sculpture, ceramics, mixed-media, jewelry and graphic design, will be available for public viewing at the gallery, located at 1 High St.
An awards ceremony for the student artists and an opening reception is scheduled from 5–7 p.m. on Dec. 12. The reception and exhibit are free and open to the public.
The exhibit will be on display through Feb. 14 during normal gallery hours: Wednesday and Thursday, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.; Friday, 3:30–7 p.m.; and the second Saturday of every month from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.
The “Best of 2014 Showcase” was curated by BCC Campus Curator Jessica Ward and juried by RJ Haas, Colleen McWilliams, Sheri Roseman and James Kent.
The Burlington County College Student Art Gallery, located in the heart of Mount Holly’s Historic Downtown District, serves as a showcase to display and sell original works of art. Themed shows featuring art created by students, college employees, and community and professional artists are hosted throughout the year. For more information, go online to staff.bcc.edu/sgas or call (609) 267-5618, ext. 4509.