The Paris Junior College Art Department will host an opening reception for the Spring 2018 Semester Student Exhibition and Art Awards from 4:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.,  Tuesday, April 17.

The public is invited to attend this free event in the Foyer Gallery, located on the southeast corner of the Paris campus, accessed from Collegiate Drive.

Shown is one of the pieces on exhibit, a large-scale collaborative painting on Yupo paper made by the Drawing II students. The exhibit features work by Drawing II, Life Drawing, Painting, Ceramics, Photography, and Art Appreciation students.

This semester’s guest juror is artist John Forse. Awards will be announced at 5:30 p.m. The show is on view through May 10, in the Foyer Gallery.

For more information contact PJC Art Instructor Melinda Laszczynski at