The Annual Juried Student Exhibition 2020
Each year the Pasadena City College art gallery holds a student art competition that is open to all students who have enrolled in a course in the Visual Arts and Media Studies division that year. A guest juror, typically a distinguished gallery director, curator or art critic, selects and installs a show from the submitted artwork, and awards cash prizes to outstanding student artists. Like many traditions, the PCC Annual Juried Student Exhibition this year had to revision itself for an online socially distant exhibition. Students were asked to submit up to three works through an online submission process. This year's exhibition was juried by digital artist and independent curator Jody Zellen.
Best in Show
Five artists were selected to receive Best in Show awards based on their overall contribution to the exhibition not just for individual artworks.
This year's Best in Show awards go to: Shichen Wu, Emily Perez, Kiet Giang, Matt Marker, Monica Moreno.
This year the juror considered all the submitted works in all media and decided to select the best works to fit five categories: