The Maricopa Community Colleges 2012 Artists of Promise Gala Performance and Art Exhibition, celebrating the talent of the Chancellor Award recipients including several students from Paradise Valley Community College, is Wednesday, April 11, at the Herberger Theater in downtown Phoenix.
This event honors all student winners of the Maricopa Community Colleges Fine Arts Competitions in visual arts, music composition, dance performance, choreography and theater. Doors open at 6 p.m. for the art exhibit and 7 p.m. for music, theater and dance performances. This event is free and open to the public.
PVCC Art Faculty David Bradley served as a coordinator of the Maricopa Community Colleges’ Fine Arts Competition. PVCC students who will receive the 2012 Artists of Promise Chancellor Award are:
Susan Hulsebos, “Late Into It,” honorable mention.
Travis Duprey, “Look at Your Skin Where the Hurt Is,” first place.
Adam Beshoner, “Primal Evolution.”
Justin Clinton, “Up or Down.”
Christopher Hernasy, “Addiction.”
Tyler Knape, “Tortured.”
Katie Walker, “Search and Destroy.”
Pen and Watercolor Pencil
Brianna Hill, “Peacock.”
Joshua Janson, “Caperucita” (Red Riding Hood.)
Charcoal and Pastel
Derek Vukusich, “The Breaking.”
For more information, go to http://mcli.maricopa.edu/artists-of-promise