Mark Arts

Current Exhibition

OIL PAINTING NATIONAL INVITATIONAL
July 20 – September 19, 2018

Oil painting has a long tradition of study in the Mark Arts School of Creativity. The exhibition presents an opportunity to see what contemporary artists – both those close to home and from across the country – are exploring with their technique and subject matter.

This exhibition is underwritten by

Additional support for the exhibition and demonstration comes from the K. T. Wiedemann Foundation, Gordon W. Evans Charitable Trust, Anne Lyon Coffin, Zimmerman Family Foundation and Kent Audio Visual.

Congratulations to the following award winners:

FIRST PLACE MARY R. KOCH MEMORIAL AWARD – $1,000
Niagara from the Canadian Side by Mark Flickinger of Arkansas City

 

SECOND PLACE – $750
Hope by Ernest Vincent Wood III of Wichita

 

THIRD PLACE – $500
Emily by Derek Wilkinson of Emporia

 

HONORABLE MENTION – $250
Icebergs off of St. Anthony by Mark Flickinger of Arkansas City
Summer Garden by Mary Binford Miller of El Dorado
Return to Classicism – Young Girl Reading by Yeqiang Wang of Topeka
Self-Portrait with Hose by Derek Wilkinson of Emporia

Oil Painting National Exhibition 2018 Catalog

The Mark Arts galleries are open 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Saturday. Admission is free.