Get a look at some of the area’s
up-and-coming artistic talent when the William and Florence Schmidt Art Center
at Southwestern Illinois College’s Belleville Campus, 2500 Carlyle Ave., hosts
its annual High School Student Art Exhibition.
The exhibition kicks off
Thursday, March 23 with a 6-8 p.m. opening reception. Students present artwork
created from a variety of media, including paint, photography, clay, mixed
media, graphite, charcoal and more. An awards ceremony will begin at 7 p.m.
In addition to the SWIC awards
presentation, the winners of the 12th Congressional District
High School Art Competition will be announced during the evening.
If you can’t make it to the
opening reception, be sure to stop by The Schmidt before the exhibition closes
at 4 p.m. on Thursday, April 6.
For more information about this
exhibition or Schmidt Art Center hours, call 618-222-5ART (5278) or visit swic.edu/theschmidt.