Ringling College Student Wins 2012 Outstanding Student Achievement in Contemporary Sculpture Award

    Ringling College Student Wins 2012 Outstanding Student Achievement in Contemporary Sculpture Award

    June 28, 2012 -  Ringling College Fine Arts student Kyle Petreycik  has been named a recipient of the 2012 Outstanding Student Achievement in Contemporary Sculpture Award.  

    Kyle was one of 12 winners chosen from 434 students from over 174 colleges & university sculpture programs in North America and abroad; the jury deliberated over 1,300 images of sculptural works. Each school that participates can enter only three students chosen from their sculpture program.  
     
    Kyle's selection will be on display at the Grounds For Sculpture in Hamilton, NJ from October 20, 2012 through March 31, 2013.  Kyle's work will also be featured in the 2012 October issue of Sculpture magazine, as well as the Grounds For Sculpture Fall/Winter Exhibition catalogue.

    Read the ISC press release here.  

    A Ringling College Fine Arts student has received this award five out of the last six years. Other Ringling College students who have won the award include:

    • 2011 Shane Murphy

    • 2010 Mikaela Williams

    • 2008 Reva Castillenti

    • 2007 Sorine Anderson

    • 2006 Nathan Skiles

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    About the Outstanding Student Achievement in Contemporary Sculpture Award
    The International Sculpture Center (ISC) established the Outstanding Student Achievement in Contemporary Sculpture Award program in 1994 to recognize deserving sculpture students and to encourage their continued commitment to the field of sculpture.