Graphic designers present annual art exhibit at Penn College in Williamsport from April 26 to May 7
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The artistic talents of 21 senior graphic design professionals from the Pennsylvania College of Technology in Williamsport will be showcased in “Graphic Design 2021,” the annual student portfolio exhibition at The Penn College Gallery.
From Monday April 26 to Friday May 7, the exhibition can be viewed in person at the gallery, which is open from 2 p.m. to 8 p.m. on Mondays, Tuesdays and Thursdays and from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Wednesdays and Fridays. It is closed on weekends.
The participating students are Lady A. Colon Morales from Lebanon; Cameron K. Cooper, Bloomsburg; Sarah E. DeLaurentis, drums; Katherine A. Downes, Fleetwood; Abigail E. DuVall, Center Room; Morgan K. Ebersole, Martinsbourg; Skyla E. Feerrar, Avis; Paulina N. Greenland, State College; John J. Grochowski, Saylorsburg; Alexa C. Henry, Conshohocken; Heather L. Macpherson, Basom, New York; Kaylee N. Masullo, Bellefonte; Jason A. Mattis, president; Hailee B. Mercy, Felton; Tyler W. Miller, Montgomery; Joey M. Morrin, Morrisville; Kevin C. Osczepinski, Matamoras; Devin A. Rumbarger, Leeper; Kaylee A. Smith; East Stroudsburg; Ashley Tate, Lewisburg; and Alexandria C. Wood, Easton.
All have petitioned to graduate in May and will be celebrating their exhibition at a private reception with members of the graphic design faculty.
Located on the third floor of Madigan Library, the gallery (1 College Ave., Room 303, Williamsport) follows COVID-19 security protocols, including the requirement for masks, social distancing, and capacity limits. Last year, the graphic design exhibition went online for the first time in its 12-year history due to the pandemic.
The annual portfolio exhibition showcases the best design, illustration and web design work of graphic design students during their final semester of study at Penn College. The show gives students the opportunity to present their work in marketing, branding, advertising and design to industry professionals and the community.
Penn College graphic design students have consistently been recognized in regional, national and international advertising design competitions, particularly in the student category of the American Advertising Awards of the American Advertising Federation and the Flux Student Design Competition of AIGA. Blue Ridge.
“Graphic Design 2021” will also be available in a virtual format after Friday April 30 on the Graphic Design Program website.
The Penn College Gallery, an educational resource for students of Penn College and a cultural asset to the college and the community, is dedicated to promoting the appreciation of art through exhibitions of contemporary art. The gallery’s efforts were supported, in part, by a grant from the National Endowment for the Arts.
Penn College, a subsidiary of Penn State, offers over 100 practical bachelor’s, associate’s, and certificate degrees in applied technology.
The Pennsylvania College of Technology became an affiliate of Pennsylvania State University in 1989 after establishing a nationwide reputation for education supporting workforce development, first as a technical institute , then as a community college.
Today, Penn College is a special mission branch of Penn State, engaged in the teaching of applied technology.
Conveniently located in Williamsport, Penn College attracts the second highest number of enrollments in the Penn State system; approximately 6,000 students are enrolled in bachelor’s and associate’s degree programs related to over 100 different career areas.
In addition, Penn College operates the largest worker training program in the state through its Workforce Development and Continuing Education Unit.
Penn College’s modern campus provides students with hands-on instruction and access to the latest amenities, leading to excellent graduate placement and ‘degrees that work’.