Chesapeake’s Carolyn Riley won the President’s Award for Basket of Plums After Chardin, a master copy of the 18th-century French painter’s work.
Riley, who holds a bachelor’s in design from the Corcoran School of the Art & Design in Washington, D.C., is pursuing her Associate of Applied Arts in Studio Arts at the VAC.
Virginia Beach’s Kirsten Whitehouse won the VAC Purchase Award for her watercolor, Daydream. She will graduate with her Associate of Applied Arts in Studio Arts in May with plans to transfer to Christopher Newport University.
Portsmouth’s Tyler Greenwell won the Provost’s Award named for Michelle Woodhouse for his glasswork titled In School Suspension. Greenwell is working toward his Associate of Applied Arts in Studio Arts.
The show, which features more than 200 works created by students for art classes since last May, will be on exhibit through April 23 at the VAC.
Below is a complete list of all student winners.
President’s Award (Edna Baehre-Kolovani): Carolyn Riley Basket of Plums After Chardin • oil
VAC Purchase Award: Kirsten Whitehouse Daydream • watercolor
Provost’s Award (Michelle Woodhouse, Portsmouth Campus): Tyler Greenwell In School Suspension • glass
Award of Excellence for 3-Design/Sculpture: Alexandra Brannon Prying Open My Third Eye • metal
Award of Excellence for Photography: Sven Ricks Mikalah • photograph
Award of Excellence for Drawing: Alison Miller All that Jazz • pen
Award of Excellence in Glass: Taylor Harvey Thornton Tulip • glass
Award of Excellence for Painting: Shalina Mitchell Self Bubble • oil
Vice President’s Award (Daniel DeMarte): Emily Heiler Assignment 2 • oil
Provost’s Award: (Lisa Rhine, Chesapeake Campus): Joshua Clark Fundamentals Book • mixed media
Provost’s Award (Jeffery Boyd, Norfolk Campus): Rebecca Smith Glaze Gone Wild • clay
Provost’s Award: (Michael Summers, Virginia Beach Campus): Ben Carl Riley And they Danced, Danced, Danced • lithograph
The Coffee Shoppe & Chrysler Museum of Art Award of Excellence in Innovation: Anna Sobol Lost & Found • wire
Darrell and Sally Craig Award for Drawing: Seth Lubaton Self Critique • scratchboard
Lynne Hundley Award of Excellence for Mixed Media: Keith Oliver Looking Grass • mixed media
Director’s Award, Corinne Lilyard-Mitchell: Bianca Pryor Eric Spiekermann Poster • computer generated
Shelley Brooks & Chrysler Museum of Art Award for a Master Interpretation: Anne Bell Master Study After Jean Baptiste Oudry • pen & ink
Ed Gibbs & Portsmouth Museum Award for Photography: Andy McKay Flag • photograph
Judge’s Choice Award (Ruth Jones): Emy Teach Tree by the Breezy Bay • mixed media
John and Karen Kise Award of Excellence in Graphic Design (in memory of Dr. & Mrs. Mearl A. Kise): Rachel Liebman Nolen Niu Furniture • computer generated
Hartung Gallery Award for Color: Linda Jaglowski Surviving the Next One • mixed media