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League for Innovation Student Art Competition 2014

The 27th Annual League for Innovation Student Art Competition was hosted by Mountain View College, Jan. 21 through Feb. 21, 2014, in the Kiva and North Bridge Galleries. The show reception and awards presentation was held in the galleries on Saturday, February 15th at Mountain View College.

Each of the 7 campuses of the DCCCD choose and submit up to 10 art works from their own students for entries in the League for Innovation Student Art Competition. These 70 pieces form the regional League for Innovation Exhibition hosted annually at Mountain View College. An invited juror chooses 5 pieces from the 70 submitted to advance to the national competition. The 5 pieces selected will be published, representing each of the community colleges or districts, in a nationally distributed catalogue. On the national level of the competition, a recognized artist or art educator selects the top award winners. There are money prizes for the top three places and for a Juror's Purchase Award.
 

2014 ECC student participants included:

Jo X. Cruz, Elias Ghosn, Enrique Hernandez, Roy Martinez, Isiah McGrew, David McKamie, Raymond Pratt, Rachael Quinlan, Brenda Soto, Amy Werntz
MVC Gallery Director Giovanni Valderas with ECC student Raymond Pratt's artwork above
 

2013 ECC student participants included:

Roy Martinez
 
Jonathan McComas
 
Luis Villar
Claire Wing

 

2012 ECC student participants included:

Christopher Tranquino, Star Fraga, Afton Mitchell, Melissa Narvaez, David Tarlo, Candy Warth, Gabriela Magdaleno, and Angela West Brooks.
 
Melissa Narvaez with her drawings at the League for Innovation 2012 show at Mountain View College.