Art & Design Students Need Your Vote!

Academics, Art, Art Education, Art History, Fine Arts, Graphic Design, School of Arts & Humanities

By: Amanda Gratsch

File Under: academics, fine arts, graphic design

Mount Community—Our Mount students need your vote!


Congratulations to graphic design major Sarah Wenke and fine arts major Olivia Dean as they were nominated this year for the 2017 AICUO Award for Excellence in the Visual Arts, the nation’s first intercollegiate online arts competition. It recognizes outstanding students from the art programs at independent colleges and universities in every region of Ohio.

“I feel so honored to be nominated for such a major award,” says Wenke. “The Mount’s art faculty has been very supportive in helping us become involved in this competition.”

Click here to find Olivia's colored pencil portrait piece, “Leave time for the timeless souls” and Sarah's graphic design portrait, “Georgia O'Keeffe,” and be sure to click and vote. Voting lasts every day until January 27, 2017. Every vote counts!

Artworks-  Top: Georgia O’Keeffe, Graphic Design by Sarah Wenke.  Bottom: Leave Time for the Timeless Souls, Colored Pencil by Olivia Dean.