2023 Converse Emerging Young Artists Juried Exhibition & Reception
March 13, 2023 @ 9:00 am - March 25, 2023 @ 5:00 pm
The Converse Emerging Young Artists Exhibition provides a venue to recognize exemplary art works of high school students, to help them begin to prepare for a major in art while still in grades 9-12. This opportunity also introduces them to the Converse University Department of Art and Design and the variety of majors offered to students at Converse.
Accepted submissions will be exhibited in Milliken Art Gallery beginning Monday, March 13 through Friday, March 25, 2023. Gallery hours vary; please contact Kathryn Boucher, the Director of Milliken Art Gallery, for hours.
Read more about how to submit an entry here.
A reception and award ceremony will be held in the gallery on Saturday, March 25, 2023, from 1 to 3 pm. Awards will be announced , at 1:30 pm and art will be returned to the artists afterward.
Artwork featured: Winner for Best of Show – Emily Gray, “The Knot”; Charcoal, graphite, colored pencil, 12”x18” (2020); Wilson Hall High School; Teacher – Tara Schumacher