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Three From Purchase In "Best of SUNY" Art Exhibition

Date Released: 5/26/2011

Jennifer Hitchings, Caleb Trimm and Victoria Wrubel are exhibiting in the "Best of SUNY" art show in the New York State Museum in Albany through August 6. Details.

The "Best of SUNY Student Art Exhibition" provides a showcase in a museum setting for the top student artists from across the state. This juried show features 64 works selected from more than 144 works submitted in a variety of media. The three Purchase students are exhibiting paintings.


Winners of several prizes will be announced shortly. Three student artists will receive $1,000 scholarships and honorable mention awards of $500 will be given to other students. 


The SUNY art exhibition was introduced in 2002 as a way for SUNY's  most talented student artists to display their work to a wider audience.  This is the fourth time since 2006 that the State Museum has hosted the exhibition.