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Local Students Do Well In Juried Art Show At Mabee-Gerrer


April 22, 2021

Bethel High School art student Julia Howell received Best of Show,at a recent juried art show held by the Mabee-Gerrer Art Center.

The Mabee-Gerrer Museum of Art recently hosted a new High School Juried Art Exhibition. The MGMoA would like to again congratulate all the students that participated in this new exhibition. The MGMoA would like to thank the Lions Club of Shawnee for sponsoring the prizes and the Junior Service League of Shawnee for sponsoring the mini-community art project.

Students from Bethel High School, Harrah High School, Mount Saint Mary's High School, and North Rock Creek High School exhibited their work at the MGMoA:

The ribbon winners include: Best of Show, Julia Howell (BHS); first place, Tragon Goodnight (BHS); second place, Leah Fisher (NRC); third place, Journey Wilson (BHS).

Participating students are:  Nicole Adcock (NRC), Tansy Brooks (NRC), Bray Brussell (BHS), Austin Buchanan (HHS), Thomas Buchanan (HHS), Macy Buoy (NRC), Chloe Carter (NRC), Jane Ertl (MSM), Johanna Geffre (MSM), Hannah Gianino (MSM), Drew Guinn (BHS), Carter Harvey (NRC), Jamie Hasbell (NRC), Autumn Jacobo (BHS), Ciara Johnson (NRC),

BHS art teacher William Malouf poses with art pieces from three of his winning students.

Savannah Lane (MSM), London Ledbetter (NRC), Marina Marchant (MSM), Logan Melton (NRC), Courtney Melton (NRC), Gabi Morris (NRC), Tayja Murphy (NRC), Diana Orellana (MSM), Tommy Price (NRC), Veronica Roberts (NRC), Josh Robertson (NRC), Katalina Robberson-Bishop (MSM), Sofia Shepelwich (MSM), Becca Smith (MSM), Carter Snodgrass (NRC), Trever Snodgrass (NRC), Kenzi Tosh (NRC), Evelyn Warren (MSM), Clara Welch (MSM), Kolby Willey (NRC), Conlan Woodward (MSM).

The MGMoA is working on publishing a YouTube video of all the students' artwork. Please visit in the future for updates on this video. For questions please email [email protected] or call 405-878-5605.

The museum is open Tuesday – Saturday, 10 am – 5 pm, with an admission fee. The MGMoA is limiting 10 individuals at one time in the gallery. Masks are required in the museum. Hand sanitizing stations are available in the lobby. The Mabee-Gerrer Museum of Art is located on the OBU Green campus, 1900 W. MacArthur St. in Shawnee.  The museum is funded in part by the Avedis Foundation, Oklahoma Arts Council, National Endowment for the Arts, and Allied Arts.


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