40th Annual Purchase Awards

SPC Visual and Performing Arts and the Student Center Present the 40th Annual Purchase Awards. Ever wondered how the Student Center got all that wonderful artwork displayed through out the building? Every piece of artwork in the Student Center is original pieces created by SIU students just like you.

If you are an artist and a current SIU student then we are looking for your original artwork.

Drop-off: Thursday, April 12th, 2018
          11 am to 4 pm
          Activity Room AB in the Student Center

Pick-up: Work not selected for the show
           Friday, April 13th
          10 am to 2 pm
          Activity Room AB in the Student Center

Reception: Wednesday, April 18th, 2018
          5 pm to 6 pm
          Art Alley in Student Center 2nd Floor
          Winners will be announced during the reception at 5:30 pm

Artwork Display: from April 12 through May 7, 2018
          Art Alley in Student Center 2nd Floor

Rules: Current SIU Student
          All work must be original
          All media is accepted
          May submit up to 2 entries per artist
          Work should be in hangeable or ready to display condition


35th ANNUAL PURCHASE AWARD WINNERS FROM 2013
Hattie Phillips-smHattie Phillip’s piece called “Atmosphere”


Dan Widolff-sm
Dan Widolff’s piece called “Id”