Adrian College Art Students Featured in Michigan Small College Competition

Exhibition on display at Alma College through March 10.

ADRIAN, Mich – Twenty-seven Adrian College Art and Design students were accepted for display in the Michigan Small Colleges Art Exhibition, on view through March 10th at Alma College in Alma, MI.  A total of 78 works by students from four regional schools—Adrian, Albion, Alma, and Olivet—were selected for the 2013 juried exhibition. Of these 78 selections, 30 featured are Adrian’s own.  


The show is on display in the Flora Kirsch Beck Gallery, Clack Art Center, on the northwest part of Alma’s campus, Monday - Friday from 9:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m., and Saturday from 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. The gallery will be closed for Winter Break from February 23 – March 3.


The reception and awards ceremony will be held on Sunday, March 10th, from 2:00 – 4:00 p.m.


Any full or part-time student at any of the participating colleges could submit to the Michigan Small Colleges Art Exhibition. Featured works must have been completed during the student’s undergraduate college experience and not previously exhibited in a Michigan Small Colleges’ Art Exhibition. Each artist was permitted to submit up to two works: paintings, prints, drawings, photography, sculpture, ceramics, mixed media, video art, and digital work.


Adrian’s exhibiting students and exhibit titles are listed below:


Rachel Adams, The Face

Taylor Bannister, Exemplified Energy

Holden Branch, Your Guess is as Good as Mine

Lindsey Bunio, Transitions

Christina Butler, Love Sex, Scandal

Victoria Caine, Layers

Sarah Garofalo, Jelly Rave

Hope Garrity, Escape

Neal Hallenbeck, OBEY.

Colleen Higgins, Essence




Erin Holmburg, Irish E

Amara Karapsa, Microscopic

Jake Ladd, The exclamation point of baseball

Chirs Lariscey, Scared of You

Meredith Maniscalco, The Kracken

Kelsey McCracken, Letter Jumble

Dominique Morgan, Freezing Rain




Nicholas Oderio, Inane

Gabrielle Pelham-Carlton, Pear in Pieces

Amy Philp, Calla Lilly

Logan Plath, Erwin Schrodinger

Lindsay Reynolds, The Proper Lady

Holly Rupp, Ager11

Kim Schaub, Running Away

Running Colors

Alex Schaufele, Reflection

Courtney Walsh, Strength

Christian Wood, Feelings of Fall


For more information, please contact Catherine Royer 517.265.5161 x3903, or via email