|Lauryn King (Middle) with Kelly Phelps (L) and Todd Jones (R)|
Last night, at the Columbus College of Art & Design (CCAD), the AICUO Award for Excellence in the Visual Arts announced the 2015 Grand Award winner. Lauryn Olivia King from Xavier University took home the Grand Award last night as well as the prize of $2,500! One of her works will also be purchased by the AICUO to be placed for one year in the Governor's Office before permanently residing at the AICUO office.
Kenyon College artist, Audrey Nation was awarded with the People's Choice Award last night as well. She received the most votes on our public on-line voting portion of the competition.
Be sure to check out Lauryn, Audrey, and all the other finalists in the May Short North Gallery Hop!
Starting on Saturday, May 2nd you will be able to find our artists at the following galleries:
ROY G BIV Gallery- 997 North High Street
Lauren Hector, Ohio Northern University
Lauryn King, Xavier University
Sarah Lejeune, Oberlin College
Justine Neuberger, Oberlin College
Audrey Nation, Kenyon College
Catherine Stanley, Cleveland Institute of Art
Sharon Weiss Gallery- 20 East Lincoln Street
Holly Hamlin, Denison University
PM Gallery- 1190 North High Street
Wilma Levengood, University of Mount Union
Sherrie Gallerie- 694 North High Street
Jes Moore, Ohio Dominican University
Marcia Evans Gallery- 8 East Lincoln Street
Lori Claricoates, University of Dayton