Tag: Arts

MERCER GALLERY HOSTING FORT HAYS STATE DRAWING MAJORS EXHIBITION

A new exhibition opened today at the Garden City Community College Mercer Gallery entitled “Fort Hays State University Drawing Majors” and will run through Sept. 11, 2020.   The exhibit is hosted by FHSU Drawing Professor, Amy Schmierbach and features drawing majors: Chandler Reich, Kammy Kennelley-Downs, Kourtney Sweet, Jared Ean Jennings, […]

2020 Banners on Display

The banners for the 2020 Banner Art Walk are now on display along Main Street in Downtown Garden City. The banners were hung last week on the light posts lining Main Street and a few side streets. The Banner Art Project began in 2008 and has steadily gained popularity over […]

“Sociopolitico” Engraving Exhibit to Open Friday

The Mercer Gallery at Garden City Community College is pleased to announce the opening of “Sociopolitico,” an exhibition featuring engraving arts professor James Ehlers from Emporia State University. The solo exhibit will feature prints and engravings by the artist which delve into our complicated relationships with mass media and social […]

GCHS Art Students Receive Awards

Garden City High School art students participated in the Annual Western Kansas Scholastic Art (WKSA) Competition and Exhibition 2020 and recently received word on how they ranked in the competition.  The students work will be on display at the Stauth Museum in Montezuma, Kansas January 28th – February 20th. Garden City High School […]

District Art Show People’s Choice Awards

Garden City Public Schools held a School District Art Show November 21st through December 20th at the Educational Support Center, 1205 Fleming Street. The show featured works from all the schools in the district from kindergarten to 12th grade.  The community also had an opportunity to vote for their favorite […]

GCCC Choir Fall Concert to Feature New Collaboration

The Garden City Community College Music Department invites you to attend GCCC Choir’s first concert of the season. The concert will take place on Oct. 10 at 7:30 p.m. in the Pauline Joyce Fine Arts Auditorium. This event is free and open to the public.  A reception will follow.   […]

Mercer Gallery hosting ‘large scale’ works in new show

University of Kansas painting instructor Michael McCaffrey’s work is being featured at GCCC’s Mercer Gallery now through Feb. 1. GARDEN CITY — The Mercer Gallery of Art is proud to start off 2019 with allegorical paintings by Kansas University painting instructor Michael McCaffrey, whose large scale figurative paintings, which explore […]

High School, Grade School students to team up on project

The Garden City High School sculpture and graphic design classes are excited to announce that they have teamed up with the fourth-graders at Jennie Wilson Elementary School on a collaborative art project called “Monsters in the Closet.” Erika Victor’s fourth grade art students used their creativity and imaginations to design […]