Eastern Students Show Off Creative Scholarship in an

Online Art & Design Exhibition In response to limited exhibition opportunities due to COVID-19, the Art & Design Program at Eastern Kentucky University will celebrate the creative research and scholarship of 28 innovative students in a distinctive online exhibit, Art + Design Invitational: Virtual Student Exhibition. The multidisciplinary showcase will go live on Thursday, April 8, and remain available online for the foreseeable future. The exhibit will highlight various disciplines in Art & Design: Art Education, Art History, Ceramics, Drawing, Graphic Design, Jewelry/Metals, Painting, Photography, and Printmaking. This invitational will be a time to rejoice over student successes, and will help promote creative achievements here at Eastern to a larger audience. This virtual exhibition will coincide with EKU Scholars Week, an annual event celebrating a culture of scholarship, research, and creative endeavors. 

ART + DESIGN STUDENTS FEATURED: Bianca Aparicio, Andria Banker, Madison Bendschneider, Liz Blair, Ashley Blankenship, Caleb Burchett, John Paul Chastain, Elissa Conkwright, Alexandra Culler, Christy Duncan, Alejandra Emmanuelli*, Rachel Gorth, Asher Kraft, Ariah Hankins, Hannah Harrison, Jarrett Ivey, Cassie Kidwell, Matthew King, India Leslie*, Chrislyn Lynes, Katie McHurgue, Destiny Napier, Josey Owens, Angelina Record, Laura Taborda, Allie Unker, Nicole VanBrackel, Aric Young,

(*Denotes Art History Contribution)

EXHIBITION LINK: https://sites.google.com/eku.edu/artdesign/students-work

EKU SCHOLARS WEEK LINK: https://ekuscholars.eku.edu/

ABOUT EKU ART + DESIGN: The Art & Design program at Eastern Kentucky University attracts emerging artists, designers, and scholars of extraordinary promise. They, in partnership with our exceptional faculty, form a unique educational community for undergraduate research. Studies are offered in Art Education, Art History, Ceramics, Graphic Design, Jewelry/Metals, Painting, Photography, and Printmaking. 


  • Occurred Thursday, April 8th, 2021 — all day


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