May 2, 2002
Campus-wide art show hits its 27th year
Art is in the eye of the University
Union. California State University, Sacramento annually sponsors
a campus-wide student art show and the winning selections
are included in an art exhibit in the University Union Gallery.
The show is the longest running tradition the Union hosts.
The 27th annual Student Purchase Award Show is on display
from 10:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., Monday - Friday and 5 to 8 p.m.,
Wednesdays and Thursdays through May 23.
About 60 art pieces were submitted for the juried show and
17 pieces were selected for the exhibition by judge Barry
Sakata who owns b.Sakata Garo Gallery located in downtown
Each year three pieces are awarded "best of show"
and two pieces are purchased for the University Union's permanent
This year CSUS students Hei Fok received a best of show and
purchase award, Hong Zhang received a best of show and purchase
award and Richard Meyers received a best of show award.
For more information about the exhibit call the University
Union information desk at (916) 278-6997. Additional media
assistance is available by contacting CSUS public affairs
at (916) 278-6156.
For further information, send an e-mail
public affairs at (916) 278-6156. For ticketed events, call
the CSUS Ticket Office at (916) 278-4323.
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