News release from the University of Saint Francis:
High school artists spotlighted in annual USF exhibition
(February 19, 2015) â€” The artistic talent of regional high school students will be featured in the 39th annual High School Art Exhibition at the Weatherhead Gallery in Rolland Center for Art and Visual Communication at the University of Saint Francis from March 5-22. An opening reception will take place March 5 from 6-8 p.m., with an awards presentation at 7 p.m.
The annual showcase will feature student artworks from over 25 high schools in Indiana, Ohio and Michigan, with a variety of awards given to the most outstanding works in the display. Award sponsors for this exhibition include United Art and Education, Papier’s Creative Framing, Northside Galleries and Crestwoods Frame Shop and Gallery. The judge for this year’s exhibition is Ann Shive, owner of Crestwoods Frame Shop and Gallery.
Weatherhead Gallery hours are Monday through Friday from 9 a.m.-5 p.m., Saturday from 10 a.m.-5 p.m. and Sunday from 1-5 p.m. The exhibit is free and open to the public.
Call 260-399-8064 for more information.
About the University of Saint Francis
The University of Saint Francis is celebrating its 125th anniversary in 2015. Founded in 1890 as a comprehensive university in the Catholic Franciscan tradition, USF offers more than 80 undergraduate and graduate programs through the School of Health Sciences, School of Liberal Arts and Sciences, Keith Busse School of Business and Entrepreneurial Leadership and School of Creative Arts. In addition to its traditional programs, the university designs focused curriculum for working adults in Fort Wayne, Crown Point, and online. Currently 2,300 students from a broad geographic region attend USF for its academic excellence.