Three Exhibits to Run During April and May

During the months of April and May, the Art and Design Gallery at County College of Morris (CCM) will showcase three student exhibits: the Art Club Spring Exhibition, the Photography Program’s thesis exhibit, and CCM’s “Best of the Best” Student Exhibition.

The Art Club show, featuring the work of all CCM students who wished to participate, runs through April 13. Four prizes will be awarded: Best in Show, Award of Merit, Honorable Mention, and the 2018 Scholarship Gala Purchase Award. For the gala award, the student’s artwork will be purchased by the Art Club and donated to the CCM Foundation for it 2018 Gala, which raises money for scholarships and other programs at the college. The donation will be used for the Tony Lordi Scholarship Fund. A reception, free and open to the public, will be held on Thursday, April 12, from 5-7 p.m.

The Photography Program’s thesis show, “Shower Thoughts,” takes place April 16-27. Under the guidance of Professor Hrvoje Slovenc, the exhibition consists of student work specifically created for the show. A reception, free and open to the public, will be held on Friday, April 27, from 5-7 p.m.

The annual “Best of the Best” exhibition will be held May 4-18. It provides an opportunity for the community to view outstanding artwork produced by CCM students during the course of the academic year. About 25 student pieces representing each area of the CCM Department of Art and Design – Design, Fine Arts, Graphic Design, and Photography – will be on display. A reception, free and open to the public, will be held on Thursday, May 10, from 5-7 p.m.

The Art and Design Gallery hours are Mondays and Wednesdays 12-5 p.m., Tuesdays and Thursdays 12-8 p.m., Fridays 12-4 p.m., and the first Saturday of the month 11 a.m.-2 p.m.