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Fall Student Art Show Results

    by Emilie Jenson, Public Information Office
    Posted on 12/8/2023

The Iowa Central Art, Design and Photography programs held their annual fall student art show on Thursday December 7 in the studio space of the newly remodeled Art and Technology Building on the Iowa Central campus.

The show was juried by Chad Elliott, an artist and musician from Jefferson, Iowa. The evening also featured appetizers prepared and served by the talented students of the Iowa Central Culinary Arts Program and an acoustic musical performance by Elliott.

Students were awarded recognition in the following categories: Administrator’s Awards – selected by Dean Jennifer Condon, Dean Neale Adams, Vice President of Instruction Dr. Stacy Mentzer and President Dr. Jesse Ulrich. Commercial Photography, Fine Art Photography, 2-D Design, Drawing and Graphic Arts. Best of Show and People’s Choice Awards were also presented.

Administrator Awards

Dean Jennifer Condon: Ivanna Becerra-Diaz, “Glitched”

Dean Neale Adams: Kaysha Brown, “Retro Pup”

Vice President of Instruction Dr. Stacy Mentzer: Morgan Hansen, “Purple Night”

President Dr. Jesse Ulrich: Amaris Harris, “Morning Ocean View”


Juror Awards, Fine Art Photography

Honorable Mention: Stephen Sydnor, “Painted Smile”

Second Place: Zariah Graves, “Don’t Scream”

First Place: Hannah Muir, “Our World”


Juror Awards, Commercial Photography

Second Place: Payton Capesius, “Standing on the Edge”

First Place: Brett Tighe, “Snowfall”


Juror Awards, 2-D Design

Second Place: Grace Fulsom, “Blooming Stories”

First Place: Jahvanna Wirkus, “Succulent”


Juror Awards, Drawing

Second Place: Khelton Reed

First Place: Nikita Kersch, “Dreamworld”


Juror Awards, Graphic Arts

Honorable Mention: Hannah Muir, “Soar”

Second Place: Logan Whitney, “The Canopy’s Grip”

First Place: Aiden Chilton, “Trip”


People’s Choice Award

Baylor Bergren, untitled

Zoe Etter, “Dust on the Bottle”


Best of Show Award

Arteth Adphayrath, “War Took My Home”



Fall Student Art Show Results

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