2018 Marks the 25th ANNIVERSARY OF PRAIRIE ARTS COUNCIL and many special events

Watch for changes in annual programs such as the REGIONAL SCHOOL ART SHOWS moving to the Lilian Fendig Gallery:

With the closing of Saint Joseph's College, our host since 1999, the Annual Regional School Art Shows, featuring artwork by regional art students in grades K - 12 are being redesigned and relocated. Details follow:

THE NEW PRIMARY SHOW for grades K - 2, will run January 16 - 28, 2018 with a SPECIAL AWARD CEREMONY held across the street at the First Presbyterian Church on Sunday January 28 at 1:30, followed by a reception in their Fellowship Hall and viewing of the Art Show located in PAC's Lilian Fendig Gallery in the Carnegie Center 301 N. Van Rensselaer St. Rensselaer, IN.

THE NEW UPPER ELEMENTARY SHOW for grades 3 - 5 will run February 6 - 18, 2018 with a SPECIAL AWARD CEREMONY held across the street at the First Presbyterian Church on Sunday February 18 at 1:30, followed by a reception in their Fellowship Hall and viewing of the Art Show in the Lilian Fendig Gallery in the Carnegie Center 301 N. Van Rensselaer St. Rensselaer, IN.

THE  NEW HIGH SCHOOL SHOW for grades 9 - 12 is being totally reinvented. It will be held February 27 - March 11 with a CLOSING RECEPTION AND JURIED AWARDS PRESENTED ON MARCH 11, 1:30 - 3:00 PM, all taking place in the Lilian Fendig Gallery, Carnegie Center, 301 N. Van Rensselaer St. Rensselaer, IN. 

THE NEW MIDDLE LEVEL SHOW for Grades 6 - 8 will run March 20 - April 8 with a SPECIAL AWARD CEREMONY held across the street at the First Presbyterian Church on Sunday April 8 at 1:30, followed by a reception in their Fellowship Hall and viewing of the Art Show located in PAC's Lilian Fendig Gallery in the Carnegie Center 301 N. Van Rensselaer St. Rensselaer, IN.

THANKS TO OUR SPONSORS, The Newton Community Foundation and Hillcrest Dental, Drs. Jack Drone and John Ahler, Rensselaer, IN.

 

 

Featured Artist for 2017 High School Show, Elaine He, Grade 12, "Still LIfe", watercolor & colored pencil. Rensselaer Central High School, Mrs. Kelley Spurgeon, Art Teacher.

Featured Middle Level Artist, Kori Austin, Grade 8, RCMS. "Filtered Portrait" paper collage

Featured Middle Level Artist, Kori Austin, Grade 8, RCMS. "Filtered Portrait" paper collage