Students Compete in University Art Competition


Hardin-Simmons University students competed for bragging rights for best painting, photography, and sculpture during the annual student art competition.

Categories displayed at the Ira M. Taylor Memorial Art Gallery include 2D, 3D, graphic design, and photography.

Winners were announced April 10, 2014, during an awards reception in the Frost Center for the Visual Arts.

This year’s guest judge was Katherine White, director of education, at the Grace Museum in downtown Abilene.

Art work may be viewed at the Ira M. Taylor Memorial Art Gallery, Monday-Friday 10 a.m.-5 p.m. or by appointment at 325-670-2223.

The winners are listed below: 

                                           Student Name                       Entry Title                                                           

Two Dimensional Art

First Place                            Allie Jenkins                       Yellow Wallpaper
Second Place                        Doug Adams                      Psychic Seed, Issue 1, Page 1

Third Place                           Kellie Reid                          None of Those Things Are Bad

Three Dimensional Art

First Place                           Lindsay Tavares                 Phoenix

Second Place                       Becca Rhodes                    No Se

Third Place                          John Howard                     Breaking the Chain



First Place                           Tymon Aguilar                   1 Corinthians

Second Place                       Charles Lambert                Sorella

Third Place                          Kyle Collins                       This is Our Culture, Part 1

Graphic Design

First Place                            Jarvis Green                       Overloaded

Second Place                        Jarvis Green                       We Are Lost

Third Place                           Pearl Pierce                        Illusion


Freshman Category (all media, 2D and 3D)

First Place                            Courtney Galloway              Untitled

Second Place                        Shelby Blake                      Longhorn Skull

Third Place                           Jinghan Ma                         One Day Dreams Will Come True

Honorable Mentions

Courtney Galloway                Untitled

Fernando Hernandez             World Connection

Doug Adams                        Psychic Seed, Issue 1, Cover

Pearl Pierce                          Murmets

Carly Rose                           Anonymous










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