The Eccles Art Center, 2580 Jefferson Avenue, Ogden Utah is pleased to announce its Third Annual 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 community and artists is scheduled in association with Ogden’s Art Stroll on Friday, January 7, 2022 from 5 to 8 p.m. Exhibits continue through January 29, 2022.
The Third 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 public, charter and private schools from Bear River to Farmington have registered to participated in the competition.
The Carriage House Gallery will continue to feature works accepted from Utah artists participating 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 Petite Impressions Competition include:
First Place: Art School for Fish, Mary Wells, ~ South Ogden
Second Place: The Moon is Her Guide, Rick Shorten ~ Orem
Third Place: Last of Fall, Cindy Roberts ~ Logan
Honorable Mention: First Snow, Sandra Cooney ~ Roy
Hummingbird Breakfast, Robin Farr ~ Ogden
Succulent Vase, Kyle Guymon ~ Bountiful
Farm Evening, Lester Lee ~ Clarkston
Follow the Path, Sue Martin ~ South Jordan
Juror’s Recognition Award: Daily Bread, Adrian Van Suchtelen ~ Logan
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.