The University of Central Missouri’s Gallery of Art & Design will open it’s 51st annual Citation student exhibition on March 25, 2019 in the gallery’s two main exhibit areas of the Art Center.
The “51st Annual Citation Awards Exhibition” is a juried exhibition open to art majors and minors in the Department of Art & Design. The exhibition distributes over 30 awards and scholarships of achievement funded by the Department of Art & Design, UCM Foundation, and Mid-Missouri Artists group. Individual scholarships and awards are determined by the department’s scholarship committee and this year’s outside juror, Springfield, MO painter Joey Borovicka.
An awards reception is planned for Wednesday, March 27, from 3:30 p.m. until 5 p.m., in the UCM Gallery of Art & Design. The opening reception will begin with a short artist lecture by the exhibition’s juror, Joey Borovicka. The exhibition will run through Saturday, April 6.
The UCM Gallery of Art and Design is open to the public, free of charge, from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. weekdays, 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. Thursdays, and noon to 4 p.m. Saturdays. Groups are welcome. To learn more about the UCM Gallery of Art and Design, including upcoming exhibits, contact the gallery staff at 660-543-4498 or visit www.ucmgallery.com.