The juror for the University of Michigan Flint’s 2022-2023 Student Exhibition is Gene Gort, a visual artist, video producer, media programmer who has also been an arts educator for over 30 years. His artwork, videotapes, and performance projects have been shown internationally. He has been twice recognized by the Rockefeller Foundation with nominations in the Film/Video/New Media categories for individual fellowships.

The following are the awards as decided by Gene Gort:

AwardTitle of WorkAwardee
Best of ShowBirds at SeaRae-Ahna Hernandez
Overall Achievement in Visual Arts Various worksJeremy Bishop
Juror’s ChoiceDucks in a TubIsabella Mellish
SculptureRasi Thnu (Sagittarius)Tospol “Mike” Hutasangkas
DrawingThe Daily GrindCasey DeMoss
PaintingVenusKanzas Reagle
Martin Anderson PrintmakingBeyond the EyeCourtney Hosler
Graphic DesignWaste Not MichiganBrie Root
Photography Tunnel of TreesBrie Polehna
Media/Video DesignAbstract AnimationPatricia Wisenbaugh
Interaction DesignPetal Case StudyBrie Root
Outstanding Civic EngagementSt. John Memorial Park DesignCommunity Design Studio

The following awards are selected by their respective university officials:

Chancellor’s Award Georgetown Mary Grace Spoelman
Provost’s AwardPeace of MindCatie Cunningham
Dean’s AwardWeather BallJeremy Bishop

Congratulations to the award winners, and to all the exhibition participants whose work was selected by the faculty!