The Eccles Art Center, 2580 Jefferson Avenue, Ogden Utah is pleased to announce its SecondAnnual Northern Utah High School Seniors Competition. The center’s main gallery will feature the accepted works by high school seniors in Box Elder, Cache, Davis, Rich, and Weber Counties. The Carriage House Gallery will continue to display the accepted works from the Eccles Art Center’s Petite Impressions Competition. A reception for the artists is scheduled for January 10, 2020 from 5 to 9 p.m.
The Second Annual Northern Utah High School Seniors Exhibit is a scholarship award competition. It was open to Northern Utah senior high school students in all media. Students from Bear River to Bountiful participated in the competition. A total of 115 students participated with 159 pieces of art work.
The Carriage House Gallery will continue to feature works accepted from Utah artistsparticipating in the Eccles Art Center’s Petite Impressions Competition. The works are small under eight inches in any dimension and if framed the framing is under fifteen inches. The competition was supported by new artists, those that are up and coming as well as professional artists in both two and three dimensional art. Always a fun, variety of works to view.
Awards presented in this competition include:
First Place: Garden Favorite, Irene Rampton ~ Salt Lake City
Second Place: Green River, UT, Susan Douglas Silver ~ Salt Lake City
Third Place: Backlit Coulds, Study #2, Kirk Henrichsen ~ Salt Lake City
Royalty, Lester Lee - Clarkston
Seascape in Paper, Nancy Ness ~ Ogden
Zaragoza, Spain, Ian Ramsay ~ Murray
Zion’s Ledge, Suzanne Welling~ Orem
Just Your Average Everday Bunny, Zoe Williams ~ Salt Lake City
Eccles Art Center’s Student Award: Old and New, Nick Lowe
The Eccles Art Center staff invites you to join us to view these exhibits during regular gallery hours. The Eccles Art Center’s gallery hours are Weekday 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.