2022 KCC High School Art Exhibition

2022 KCC High School Art Exhibition

Posted On: 03/29/22

Date: March 28, 2022

Students from 13 local schools will display their original artwork during the 33rd annual Kankakee Community College High School Juried Art Exhibition in March.

The show runs March 25 to April 6 in the art wing and Miner Memorial Library of Kankakee Community College. Hours are 7:30 a.m. - 6 p.m. Monday through Thursday; and 7:30 a.m. - 4 Fridays.

A reception, awards presentation and juror’s critique will be held on the final evening of the exhibit, Wednesday, April 6, from 6-7:30 p.m. Awards in categories such as Painting, Color Drawing/Design, Photography/Electronic Imaging and 3-D Design will be revealed at 7:15 p.m. Jurors are the KCC art faculty.

“The High School Art Show is always inspiring,” said Chelise Slowik, a KCC art professor. “Visitors will find the works full of passionate effort and imagination. Overall, it is a beautiful display of our future local artists. Plan to come out, experience our new library and gallery space, and enjoy the event!”

High schools participating in the exhibit are Bishop McNamara Catholic High School, Bradley-Bourbonnais Community High School, Central of Clifton High School, Cissna Park High School, Donovan High School, Grant Park High School, Herscher High School, Kankakee High School, Manteno High School, Milford High School, Momence High School, Pontiac High School, and St. Anne Community High School.

The exhibit is sponsored by KCC's Visual Arts Department.

KCC is located south of downtown Kankakee off River Road, near U.S. 45-52, or take Interstate 57 to Exit 308 and follow the signs. Directions are at https://www.kcc.edu/directions.