February 08, 2019
College of the Ozarks hosts Area Schools Art Show, Feb. 24 – March 13
POINT LOOKOUT, MO. — The annual Area Schools Art Show at College of the Ozarks will be displayed Feb. 24 – March 13, in the Boger Art Gallery. Located inside the Jones Learning Center, the Boger Art Gallery is open Monday - Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., and Sunday, 1 p.m. to 5 p.m.
An opening reception will be held Sunday, Feb. 24, from 1 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. in Boger Art Gallery. The reception is free and open to the public.
The exhibit will display over 500 pieces created by local K-12 students. A combination of paintings, drawings, sculptures, and other mediums will be incorporated.
“We see this as an opportunity to give back to local art teachers for their hard work,” said Anne Allman, professor of art. “It is a celebration of art for the students in our community.”
About College of the Ozarks
College of the Ozarks is a private, Christian, liberal arts college, located in Point Lookout, Missouri, on a 1,000-acre campus. Christian values, hard work, and financial responsibility comprise the fundamental building blocks of the “Hard Work U.” experience. The College earns numerous accolades yearly, including No. 1 Most Innovative School in the Midwest by U.S. News & World Report for 2019 and No. 1 Best Bang for the Buck by Washington Monthly. To achieve its vision, the College pursues academic, vocational, Christian, patriotic, and cultural goals. These goals are mirrored in School of the Ozarks, a laboratory school that completes the K-college model.
The Keeter Center — the College’s award winning lodge, restaurant, and conference facility — was ranked a Top Small Hotel in the U.S. by TripAdvisor for 2018. It features historic lodging, fine dining, and meeting rooms. With more than 350 student workers, it is the largest workstation on campus. Follow College of the Ozarks at www.facebook.com/collegeoftheozarks or on Twitter @CofOHardWorkU.
02.08.19 – Emily Braden