VC students to showcase artwork at spring exhibit

This painting by Victoria College student Kimberly Higdon and works by other VC and Victoria ISD students are on display through April 29 at the Spring 2021 Student Art Exhibition at VC’s Fine Arts Gallery.

Victoria College visual art students as well as art students from Victoria Independent School District schools will display their work during the Spring 2021 Student Art Exhibition through April 29 at VC’s Fine Arts Gallery.

“We are excited to display some of the best paintings, drawings and sculptures created by our students and others from the community this semester,” said VC Art Instructor Jason Valdez. “We are impressed with the students’ creativity and are proud to showcase their talents for the public to view.”

The gallery, located in the Fine Arts Building on VC’s Main Campus at 2200 E. Red River Street in Victoria, will be open Tuesdays and Thursdays from 1 to 5 p.m.

Due to Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recommendations, guests will be required to wear a facial covering, have their temperatures taken and pass a health screening before entering the Fine Arts Building. Social distancing will also be required.

Victoria College offers a variety of art classes that accumulate college credits, including Art Appreciation, History of Art I and II, Design I, Drawing I and II, and Ceramics I.

For more information about the exhibit or Victoria College’s art classes, call (361) 582-2530.