PVCC Art Department Launches Virtual Student Art Show

Charlottesville, Va. – May 18, 2020The Piedmont Virginia Community College (PVCC) Art Department has launched the “PVCC Student Art Show 2020,” a virtual exhibition to highlight the achievements of student artists over the latest academic year. The website, accessible online at www.pvcc.edu/performingarts, showcases the work of more than 40 PVCC students in diverse media including paintings, drawings, digital illustrations, pottery, sculpture, animations and more.

PVCC art faculty members worked with students to present their work in a digital format, which was “an epic effort,” said Beryl Solla, Professor of Art and Chair of Visual and Performing Arts. “Despite the challenges they faced in this difficult time, our students produced a powerful body of work.”

For more information, contact Solla at bsolla@pvcc.edu or 434.961.5362.

About Piedmont Virginia Community College
Established in 1972, Piedmont Virginia Community College is a nonresidential two-year institution of higher education that serves Central Virginia – principally, residents of the City of Charlottesville and the counties of Albemarle, Buckingham, Fluvanna, Greene, Louisa, and Nelson. PVCC is one of 23 community colleges in Virginia that comprise the Virginia Community College System. PVCC is committed to providing access to a college education for all who can benefit, an opportunity for each student to reach her/his potential, and excellence in all programs and services. Visit www.pvcc.edu.

 

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