Gallery Hosts Annual High School Art Show & Competition

Artwork by Lydia Ciaffone, “Abstract Yellow Leaf,” digital photography, Plymouth Whitemarsh High School.

Artwork by Lydia Ciaffone, “Abstract Yellow Leaf,” digital photography, Plymouth Whitemarsh High School.

Montgomery County high school art students will showcase their artwork at Montgomery County Community College’s 37th Annual Montgomery County High School Art Exhibition and Competition starting Monday, March 2, through Friday, March 27, at the Fine Arts Center Art Gallery at Central Campus, 340 DeKalb Pike, Blue Bell.

The opening reception will be held Sunday, March 8, from 1 to 3 p.m. with the awards ceremony at 2 p.m. The exhibition is free and open to the public—everyone is welcome.

Students from more than 30 high schools in Montgomery County were invited to participate in the exhibition. The artwork features a variety of subjects and styles in an array of media. College art faculty members will be judging the artwork.

Gallery hours are Monday through Thursday, 8 a.m. to 9:30 p.m., Friday, 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. and Saturday, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Closed Sunday, except for the reception.

For more information about the exhibition, contact Gallery Director Holly Cairns at 215-619-7349 email hcairns@mc3.edu.

Follow us on Facebook at facebook.com/DestinationArts for information about upcoming performances and art exhibitions or visit the website at mc3.edu/arts/fine-arts.

~ by Diane VanDyke

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