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College's 39th ‘Recent Works’ exhibit runs Oct. 18 to Nov. 24

by Public Relations and Marketing | Published Sep 24, 2019

View a variety of award-winning work created by local artists at the College of Lake County’s 39th Annual Recent Works Juried Competition, on display from Oct. 18 to Nov. 24 at the Robert T. Wright Community Gallery of Art.

Cash prizes for awards will be given to artists selected for the exhibit. An openingPhoto of art titled Hairbrush reception, including award announcements, will be held from 6-8 p.m. Friday, Oct. 18 in the gallery, with refreshments and live music.

All artists age 18 or older who reside or work in Lake County are eligible to enter. Work must have been created within the past two years. The application deadline is Thursday, Sept. 26 at 11:59 p.m. For more information on eligibility, visit

Photo: Ginny Krueger’s “Hairbrush,” mixed media, was part of the 2018 Recent Works exhibit.

The Gallery of Art is located in the Library at the Grayslake Campus, 19351 W. Washington St. Please park in Lot 1 on the north side of campus and enter through the Technology Building entrance (T1). For more information, call the Communication Arts, Humanities and Fine Arts division at (847) 543-2040 or visit

Gallery hours: Monday-Thursday, 8 a.m. to 9 p.m.; Friday, 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.; Saturday, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.; closed Sundays. Hours vary during college breaks and between semesters. For information on the exhibit, call (847) 543-2040.

About College of Lake County:

College of Lake County is an innovative community college in Lake County, Ill. that transforms lives with its variety of accessible, quality education options. Offered at three campuses in Grayslake, Vernon Hills and Waukegan or online, College of Lake County provides affordable options in a state-of-the-art setting close to home. A large student network, with small class sizes, provides advantages to our students on a career-related program or a path toward a transfer degree. We’re proud to serve the diverse needs of our community and student body. Connect to your future today at College of Lake County.