Cummings calls for student art

Jenny Sabliov, Arts and entertainment editor

Have any unique, inspiring and creative artwork to share?
Then the the Juried Student Art Show is for you. Students are more than welcome to enter up to any three artworks in any medium which include: drawing, painting, photography, computer-generated works, sculpture, ceramics and mixed media to the annual Juried Student Art Show. All artwork must have been created at Mercyhurst University within the past two years.
All entries will be accepted on Tuesday, Feb. 9, and Wednesday, Feb. 10, between 9 a.m. and 4 p.m. at the Cummings Art Gallery near the Mary D’Angelo Performing Arts Center.
The jurying will take place on Thursday, Feb. 11, by Joseph Popp. Entrants will be notified of the results by email.
Joseph Popp is currently the Exhibit and Archives Specialist at Erie Insurance Group. He worked as the Master Framer at the Erie Art Museum for 23 years. He is also a visual artist who exhibits his mixed media works locally and regionally.
The exhibition will be on display in the Cummings Gallery from Monday, Feb. 15, through Friday, March 11. A special reception will be held for the artists on Thursday, Feb. 18, from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.
For more information, there is a Juried Student Art Show prospectus available in the Cummings Gallery during gallery hours which are Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. and Saturday and Sunday from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m.