ATU Student Artists Vie for Top Prizes

Juried Tech Student Competitive 2021

Works of art by 25 Arkansas Tech University students are featured in a new exhibit set to open this month at Norman Hall.

The 14th annual Juried Tech Student Competitive is scheduled to be open Feb. 17-March 12 in Norman Hall Art Gallery, 203 West Q Street in Russellville.

Hours are 8 a.m.-5 p.m. weekdays. Admission is free and open to the public. Face covering and social distancing protocols consistent with the ATU pandemic recovery framework will be in effect.

Juror Melissa Wilkinson, associate professor of art at Arkansas State University, will judge 51 accepted pieces that were submitted by nine seniors, 12 juniors and four freshmen from Arkansas Tech.

The winning entries will be announced during a virtual awards presentation planned for 2:30 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 24, at

Learn more about the Arkansas Tech Department of Art at