WCC adds to student art collection

By on February 6, 2009

"Painted Pumpkins," by Elburn resident James Schnaitman, will be on display at Waubonsee Community College. Courtesy Photo This fall semester, Waubonsee Community College added five more pieces of artwork to its collection as part of the Student Art Purchase Program.

The selected pieces for the fall 2008 semester include “Untitled,” an acrylic on paper work by Liz Cook of Naperville; “Untitled,” an acrylic painting by Chloe Johnson of Oswego; “Cloth,” an acrylic painting by Miranda Munns of Yorkville; “Painted Pumpkins,” an oil painting by James Schnaitman of Elburn; and “Dynamic Space,” an ink drawing by Natascha Wesser of North Aurora.

Through the program, which started in fall 2006, the college has acquired 40 pieces of original artwork for display around its campuses.