Winners of the Spring 2014 Exhibit!

Winners of the Student Art in the Library juried exhibition have been announced. The UT Libraries has been holding Student Art in the Library contests since 2005. The contest is open to UT students in all disciplines, and is judged by a committee of library staff. First-, second-, and third-place winners are awarded cash prizes. This semester the committee received 166 entries from 45 artists. A number of the contributing artists were present for the unveiling on March 7.

The winners are:


First Place:
Vera Aldridge
“All the Hustle and Bustle”
Linoleum print


Second Place:
Sterling Goller-Brown
“Boxquiat”
An homage to the artist Jean-Michel Basquiat
Oil, enamel, and oil bars


Third Place:
Mallory Wade Cowan
“Thylakoid,” “Haversian System,” “Moniliform”
A series of abstract works based on biological systems
Oil, acrylic, and spray paint

 

Exhibiting artists this semester are: ?Vera Aldridge, Paige Burchell, Amanda Carrell, Conor Cook, Mallory Wade Cowan, Melisa Donahue, Sterling Goller-Brown, Lily Heine, Alyssa Johnson, Justin Kaewnopparat, Alena Mehic, Shana Milchuck, Mohammad Moniruzzaman, Richard Murray, Tatiana Potts, Allison Pruter, Ryan Stennes, Mary Julia Tunnell, and Hua Wei.

Artworks will remain on display in 135 Hodges Library throughout the spring semester. View a retrospective of previous Student Art in the Library exhibitions at trace.tennessee.edu/utk_libsart. Read more about the Libraries’ art competition and at lib.utk.edu/artinlibrary.

Spring 2014 Student Art in the Library Exhibit

Call for Entries Spring 2014

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UT Libraries welcomes submissions for the 2014 Spring Exhibition!

Art in the Library is a juried competition and exhibition of art for display at UT Libraries.

Submission deadline : Feb 17th
First Prize of $300
Second Prize of $150
Third Prize of $75.

The library is looking for two-dimensional works (drawings, graphic design, prints, photography, ceramics, painting).
A frame is not necessary, but the art should be mounted and ready to hang.

We require the dimensions of the art upon submission.
If you are submitting a digital print, please provide the printed size of the art.

Click here to submit your art for exhibition at UT Libraries

Art is judged by the Student Art in the Library Committee and winners are notified by email.
Art that is selected by the committee is displayed in the library for the semester.
The selected artists should be able to bring their work to Hodges Library by February 24th for prize selections.

Show opening: Friday March 7th at 2:00 with the Dean of Libraries at Hodges Library in room 135 at the exhibit.
Join us for the award ceremony and reception with the artists.

The artwork will be on display until April 25th. Artist may pick up their work once the show is down.

Contact artinthelibrary@utk.edu

Student Art in the Library Fall 2013 Exhibit

Call for Submissions!

Fall 2013 Student Art in the Library Competition
Call for Submissions!

Art in the Library is a juried competition and exhibition of art for display at UT Libraries.

Submission deadline : September 22
First Prize of $300
Second Prize of $150
Third Prize of $75.

The library is looking for two-dimensional works (drawings, graphic design, prints, photography, ceramics, painting).
A frame is not necessary, but the art should be mounted and ready to hang.

We require the dimensions of the art upon submission.
If you are submitting a digital print, please provide the printed size of the art.

Click here to submit your art for exhibition at UT Libraries

Art is judged by the Student Art in the Library Committee and winners are notified by email.
Art that is selected by the committee is displayed in the library for the semester.
The selected artists should be able to bring their work to Hodges Library by October 4th for prize selections.

Show opening: Tuesday Oct 15 at 4:30 with the Dean of Libraries.
Join us for the award ceremony and reception with the artists.

Contact artinthelibrary@utk.edu

WINNING ARTWORKS TO BE UNVEILED FEB. 26

Student Art in the Library will unveil the spring exhibition of student works and announce the prize winners at 4 p.m., Tuesday, Feb. 26, in 135 Hodges Library. This semester, Student Art in the Library received 97 entries from 47 UT student artists. Join us to see the winning entries.