Stephen F. Austin State University


Art Scholarships announced for 2019-20 academic year

June 26, 2019
Among the 2019-20 SFA art scholarship recipients and 36th Annual Art Alliance Spring Show award recipients are, back row, from left, Aldo Ornelas, Kailan Counahan, John Allen, Cameron Sweet; middle row, Lucille Coleman, Erik Ordaz Lozano, Mason Cullen, Joshua Castro-Donathen, Typhanie Shepherd, Madeline Castillo, Ethan Donart; front row, Haley Campbell, Ericka Bates, Allison Silcox and Chloe Garrett.

NACOGDOCHES, Texas - Christopher Talbot, director of the School of Art at Stephen F. Austin State University, announced the recipients of SFA and Friends of the Visual Arts scholarships for the 2019-20 academic year at the opening of the 35th Annual Art Alliance Spring Show. More than $25,000 in scholarships was awarded.

Recipients included:

The Friends of the Visual Arts also sponsors and awarded the following five scholarships named for retired or current professors:

Talbot also announced the awards for the 36th Annual Art Alliance Spring Show held in the Art Building galleries. Juror was Michelle White, chief curator of the Menil Collection, Houston, and juror of Texas National 2019. She chose three art works to receive a cash award: Haley Campbell, Nacogdoches sophomore, for "Zorn Master Copy," Jack Shanklin, Thousand Oaks, California, graduate student for "Teapot no. 1" and Typhanie Shepherd, Lufkin junior, for "Minglin' Mingo."

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By Robbie Goodrich, director of arts information
University Marketing Communications
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