2022 Skyway Juried Art Competition

Submit Your Work for Skyway 2022

Submissions are due December 2, 2021, 3 p.m. Submission guidelines »

The annual Illinois Skyway Collegiate Conference (ISCC) Juried Art Festival provides an opportunity for student artists to display their work and acknowledge their expertise at the highest level. Jurors select the best works from the eight community colleges included in the ISCC. Students submit work to their art instructors, and the instructors select the pieces to represent their college in the competition.

McHenry County College will host this year's Skyway Juried Art Competition. It will be exhibited in person for the first time since 2019! Details about the Artists Reception and Awards Presentation

Exhibit: March 12 - April 12, 2022
Artists Reception: Saturday, March 12, 1 - 3 p.m.
Awards Presentation: 1:45 p.m.
Gallery One, Building A, A212x

Awards

Best of Show

Jesus Ortega
Jesus Ortega

Jesus Ortega
Lakeshore Parking Garage
College of Lake County

Awards of Excellence

Isabel Brown
Isabel Brown

Isabel Brown
Mummified
McHenry County College

Abdiel Garcia
Abdiel Garcia

Abdiel Garcia
Enclosed Torment
Morton College

Madison Schneider
Madison Schneider

Madison Schneider
Tristful
Elgin Community College

Patricia Waugh
Patricia Waugh

Patricia Waugh
Patch Things Up 21
College of Lake County

Awards of Merit

Salma Armenta
Salma Armenta

Salma Armenta
It's Loud In Here
Elgin Community College

Maggie Krider
Maggie Krider

Maggie Krider
Cam
Waubonsee Community College

Kathleen Lovelace
Kathleen Lovelace

Kathleen Lovelace
Scene at Illinois Beach State Park
College of Lake County

George Oni
George Oni

George Oni
Self-Portrait
Prairie State College

Juried Entries

McHenry County College wishes to thank all who entered the competition this year. We received nearly 200 entries from 136 student artists! Here are the additional 31 works of art which were thoughtfully selected by jurors Tempestt Hazel, co-founder/co-director of Sixty Inches From Center, and Juli Lowe, Museum Manager of 21c Museum Hotel Chicago.

Albano Ej Meridian
Albano Ej Meridian

EJ Albano
Meridian
McHenry County College

Kathy Angelini
Kathy Angelini

Kathy Angelini
Untitled
Oakton Community College

Anis Beigzadeh
Anis Beigzadeh

Anis Beigzadeh
Untitled
Oakton Community College

Ava Buttelmann
Ava Buttelmann

Ava Buttelmann
Contour Still Life
College of Lake County


Stephanie Erner
Stephanie Erner

Stephanie Erner
In My Head
Oakton Community College

Danielle Fairchild
Danielle Fairchild

Danielle Fairchild
Winter
Oakton Community College

Deanne Ferguson
Deanne Ferguson

Deanne Ferguson
Dancing Crane Urn
McHenry County College

Michelle Gawedzki
Michelle Gawedzki

Michelle Gawedzki
Branching
College of Lake County


Dorothy Generes
Dorothy Generes

Dorothy Generes
Children of Tears
Oakton Community College

Katherine Godfrey-Mikkelson
Katherine Godfrey-Mikkelson

Katherine Godfrey-Mikkelson
The Beauty of Life
McHenry County College

Julian Heidrich
Julian Heidrich

Julian Heidrich
Infrared 1
Waubonsee Community College

Sebastian Jimenez
Sebastian Jimenez

Sebastian Jimenez
Untitled #13
College of Lake County


Malek Johnson
Malek Johnson

Malek Johnson
Self Portrait
Prairie State College

Holt Kepes
Holt Kepes

Holt Kepes
Shadownymph
McHenry County College

Madalyn LeFevre
Madalyn LeFevre

Madalyn LeFevre
Kenzy Taylor
McHenry County College

 


Valerie Liebelt
Valerie Liebelt

Valerie Liebelt
Lakeshore Triptych
College of Lake County

Odalis Lopez-Hernandez
Odalis Lopez-Hernandez

Odalis Lopez-Hernandez
Cactus Dream
McHenry County College

Nakiya McGee
Nakiya McGee

Nakiya McGee
Let the Rain Kiss You
Morton College


Fernanda Medina
Fernanda Medina

Fernanda Medina
Psychedelia
Morton College

Jefferson Morataya
Jefferson Morataya

Jefferson Morataya
Airplane
Elgin Community College

Anahi Moreno
Anahi Moreno

Anahi Moreno
Orchid
Morton College

Emily Murphy
Emily Murphy

Emily Murphy
Study on Pattern and Texture
Waubonesee Community College


Gerardo Portillo III
Gerardo Portillo III

Gerardo Portillo III
Golden Hour
Prairie State College

Aspyn Pressoir
Aspyn Pressoir

Aspyn Pressoir
Afternoon Breakfast
McHenry County College

Miguel Quirez
Miguel Quirez

Miguel Quirez
Bust
Morton College

Melissa Ragusin
Melissa Ragusin

Melissa Ragusin
Olive-Earl
McHenry County College


Deborah Recchia
Deborah Recchia

Deborah Recchia
Four Women
Oakton Community College

Danielle Straub
Danielle Straub

Danielle Straub
Canopy
Elgin Community College

Megan Vilches
Megan Vilches

Megan Vilches
Morton's
Oakton Community College

Joel Wick
Joel Wick

Joel Wick
Hotel Pool
Moraine Valley Community College

JPiotr Zubek
Piotr Zubek

Piotr Zubek
Hug
Moraine Valley Community College

 


For additional information on any of the pieces, email Trevor Power, Art Gallery Curator, at tpower@mchenry.edu.

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