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2015 Juried Student Show Award Winners Announced

April 13, 2015


Exhibition Continues Through April 30 


MSUB Department of Art’s Annual Juried Student Show is on display at the Northcutt Steele Gallery through April 30. Awards recognizing outstanding achievement were selected by Guest Juror, Stephen Glueckert, and were announced at a reception held at the gallery on Thursday, April 9. 

Bonny Beth Luhman, Seeds of Life, Still from Digital VideoStephen Glueckert is Senior Curator of Exhibitions at Missoula Art Museum, a post he has held since 1992. He is also a practicing studio artist and has written extensively about contemporary art in Montana.
The winners of this year’s awards are: Bonny Beth Luhman, Seeds of Life, digital video (Best in Show); Kyle Hedden, my name is mattingly and I love pizza and base ball, mixed-media sculpture (3-D Merit of Excellence); Melissa Morford, Disguised, digital collage (2-D Merit of Excellence); Shayla Fiscus, Wanderer Print 2, poly plate litho print (Honorable Mention); Holly Grob, Beacon, mixed-media sculpture (Honorable Mention); Zachary Hinkle, Untitled, screenprint (Honorable Mention); and Robbie Mann, Hands Up, painting (Honorable Mention).

The Northcutt Steele Gallery is located on the first floor of the Liberal Arts on the Montana State University Billings campus. The gallery is open Monday – Friday from 8:00am – 4:00 pm, and by appointment. For more information please visit: or
For media inquiries and more images contact Leanne Gilbertson, Director of Northcutt Steele Gallery,; (406) 657-2903.

Image above: Bonny Beth Luhman, Seeds of Life, Still from Digital Video (Winner of Best in Show).