WCC adds to its student art collection

By on June 27, 2011

Photo: “Confusion,” an oil painting by Edward Manning, of Geneva, is one of 17 student-created artworks purchased by Waubonsee Community College for the spring semester. The works are displayed throughout the college’s campuses. Courtesy Photo

SUGAR GROVE—During the spring 2011 semester, Waubonsee Community College purchased 17 pieces of student-created artwork to display around its campuses. Through its Student Art Purchase Program, which started in fall 2006, the college has acquired a total of 108 pieces of original artwork.

Deirdre Battaglia, of Sugar Grove and Esther Espino of Maple Park both created artwork that was chosen by the community college.