2021 Alumni Exhibition

Barry Gallery proudly presents the 2021 Alumni Exhibition.
The Alumni Exhibition showcases artwork in a wide range of media by MU alumni of all majors across a span of graduation years. Alumna Jamie McDonnell (Art ’18) is this year’s juror. Through art, MU alumni, faculty, staff, current students, and the broader community continue to connect! 

Opening Reception – We are pleased to return to in-person events (masks required indoors):

Saturday, October 16, 3-4pm, as part of Homecoming 
Barry Gallery, Reinsch Library Building, MU Main Campus (near 26th St. entrance)
All are welcome! 

Participating Artists:

Ana Alarcon, Kathlyn Avila, Elizabeth Beach, Melisa Bonomo-Russo, Theresa Cappello, Jessie Clemons, Daniela Eguiguren, Janet Elman, Cristina Estrella, Pam Frederick, Wellington Goddin, J. S. Herbert, Caroline Cutrona Hottenstein, William Johnston, Becky Lake, Jamie McDonnell, Morgan Perry, Rick Reinsch, Justin Rice-Moore, Alex Rokita, Gloria Spellman, Madison Taylor, Elinor Thomas

Best in Show and Honorable Mentions, selected by juror Jamie McDonnell:

Best in Show: Justin Rice-Moore, I Am Who I Am, 2021, graphite on paper, 32″ x 29″
Honorable Mention: Jessie Clemons, series of three small works on paper, 2019-2021
Honorable Mention: Madison Taylor, I want a slim waist (so F**k my dinner plate), 2019, Drypoint on vellum, paint chips, and food logs from The Ranch Treatment Center, 36″ x 24″

The in-person exhibition features over 30 works in the categories of painting, drawing, printmaking, digital art, photography, ceramics, sculpture, mixed media, and film. View samples: