The Sixteenth ArtsWorcester College Show

On view January 31, 2020 through March 7, 2020

Opening reception: Friday, January 31, 2020, 6:00-9:00 PM


One of our most exciting annual traditions returns this winter! Show your school pride at the Sixteenth Annual College Show and delight in the work coming from Worcester’s creative young minds. Sixty artists will be featured, showing 73 works in a wide range of media. Cash prizes will be awarded during the opening reception.

This year’s College Show is juried by Lynne Cooney, Artistic Director and chief curator of the Boston University Art Galleries.

About the juror:

Lynne Cooney is the Artistic Director and chief curator of the Boston University Art Galleries where she has organized numerous group and solo exhibitions for the Stone and 808 Galleries. Lynne received a BA in English from Simmons College, Boston, a MFA in photography from the California College of the Arts, San Francisco, and a MA in Art History from Boston University. She is currently a Ph.D. candidate at Boston University’ in Department of History of Art and Architecture. Her dissertation examines concepts of race and representation in the African art collections of the Wits Art Museum in Johannesburg, South Africa. She was the recipient of a Fulbright Fellowship to South Africa in 2014-2015.


Featured artists:

Eliana Agudelo, Assumption College, ‘20

Vonn Kerzch Alabado, College of the Holy Cross, ‘20

Xherd Aliko, College of the Holy Cross, ‘20

Jillian Anderson, Worcester State University, ‘21

Troy Bohonko, Becker College, ‘20

Keve Bonilla Gross, Clark University, ‘21

Jill Bowdring, College of the Holy Cross, ‘20

Karina Cardenas, College of the Holy Cross, ‘19

Julia Chappell, Assumption College, ‘21

Tayla Cormier, Clark University, ‘20

Christine Corrow, Worcester State University, ‘22

Evelyne Diaz Araque, Clark University, ‘21

Sara DiBello, Worcester State University, ‘20

Justin Duclos, Becker College, ‘20

Jasmine Duerk, Worcester Polytechnic Institute, ‘22

Annie Elbadawi, College of the Holy Cross, ‘20

Lillian Favreau, Clark University, ‘20

Carina Frontiero, Worcester State University, ‘20

William Gaddis, Worcester Polytechnic Institute, ‘20

Trent Gallant, Becker College, ‘19

Hannah Garelick, Clark University, ‘20

Craig Graceffo, New England School of Acupuncture at Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Services, ‘20

Murphy Grady, College of the Holy Cross, ‘20

Laura Guertin, Worcester State University, ‘19

Helena Haase, Clark University, ‘20

Madelaine Hamilton, Clark University, ‘20

Kalie Harding, Worcester State University, ‘21

Matthew Hopkins, Becker College, ‘20

Alexandra Jutras, Clark University, ‘19

Kate Kruzick, Assumption College, ‘20

Judy Le, Worcester State University, ‘21

Ketsia Leroy, College of the Holy Cross, ‘20

Chris Loeber, College of the Holy Cross, ‘20

Rebecca Londono, Worcester State University, ‘20

Stephanie Mancuso, Becker College, ‘20

Nathan Manna, College of the Holy Cross, ‘21

Cedric Marsh, Fitchburg State University, ‘21

Stephanie McCrary, College of the Holy Cross, ‘20

Morgan McKenny, Anna Maria College, ‘22

Dana Mendes, Assumption College, ‘20

Alyssa Morvillo, Becker College, ‘21

Thea Mouzakes, Clark University, ‘22

Quynh Nguyen, Assumption College, ‘21

Chi Nguyen, Clark University, ‘21

Mae-Chu O’Connel, College of the Holy Cross, ‘19

Sophie Ochs, College of the Holy Cross, ‘20

Taylor Perry, Assumption College, ‘21

Laurie Schlatter, Worcester State University, ‘23

Katelyn Seguin, Worcester State University, ‘20

Hannah Silberman, Worcester State University, ‘21

Kaila Skeet Browning, Clark University, ‘22

Abigail Snopkowski, Worcester State University ‘22

Isabelle St. Andre, Worcester State University, ‘22

Timmy St. Germaine, Quinsigamond Community College, ‘20

Brett St. Onge, Worcester State University, ‘20

Jay Sundar Rajan, Clark University, ‘20

Chloe Tibets, Becker College, ‘20

Thomas Vagnini, Worcester Polytechnic Institute, ‘20

Jesse van Opijnen, Becker College, ‘20

Emma Waligory, College of the Holy Cross, ‘20


Thank you to our generous sponsors:

ArtsWorcester exhibitions are sustained in part by the generous support of the C. Jean and Myles McDonough Charitable Foundation.


Above image: Jasmine Duerk (WPI, ’22), Golem, digital painting in Photoshop (print on semi-gloss paper), 18″ x 24″