Campus Art Gallery Information
2014 Skyway Juried Art Competition Hosted by MCC
McHenry County College is pleased to host the 2014 Skyway Juried Art Competition. The work of the students in the Illinois Skyway Collegiate Conference will be displayed in the MCC Galleries – Gallery One and Gallery Two, Building A, Room A-212 (MCC Library) from March 8 through April 8, 2014.
Students participating in the exhibit will be recognized on Saturday, March 8, 2014 during the reception and awards ceremony at MCC. The reception will be from 1 to 3 p.m. in the MCC Library with the awards portion starting at 2 p.m.
Illinois Skyway Collegiate Conference Colleges: College of Lake County, Elgin Community College, McHenry County College, Moraine Valley Community College, Morton College, Oakton Community College, Prairie State College, Waubonsee Community College.
Exhibit Selected Entries
- Selected entries - awards will be presented during the opening reception March 8.
- Schools were notified of the selected entries on February 11, 2014.
MCC Gallery Details
McHenry County College has four galleries on campus with an average of thirty exhibitions per year:
Gallery exhibitions include works from emerging and established artists from local, regional and national locales. The galleries feature diverse solo and group exhibitions with the intent of exposing students and the community to the wide range of media, styles, and content utilized in contemporary art practice.
Visiting artists often present lectures and workshops in conjunction with exhibitions. The galleries are also used for exhibits of student work and specific course-related installations and projects. Please check the gallery exhibit schedule for updates. All galleries are free and open to the public.
In addition to rotating gallery exhibitions, there are numerous selections of permanent and loaned works displayed on campus.
- The Permanent Art Collection is displayed throughout the main campus and off-site locations.
- The Portrait in Print Collection is on permanent exhibition in the MCC library.
- Large-scale sculpture is located in several sites on the MCC campus.