53rd Annual Citation Awards Exhibition

The University of Central Missouri’s Gallery of Art & Design will open it’s 53rd annual Citation student exhibition on March 22, 2021 in the gallery’s two main exhibit areas of the Art Center.

The “53rd 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, UCM alumnus and Kansas City artist Dustin Williams.

A virtual awards reception is planned for Wednesday, March 31, at 3:30 p.m.  A link to the virtual reception is forthcoming.  The exhibition will run through Saturday, April 3.

The UCM Gallery of Art & 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.  To learn more about the UCM Gallery of Art & Design, including upcoming exhibits, contact the gallery staff at 660-543-4498 or visit www.ucmgallery.com.