Current students Hayley Powers Thornton-Kennedy ('18) and Jasjyot Singh Hans ('17) won the Silver Medal Excellence Award at the MoCCA Arts Festival 2017 in recognition of the most outstanding work on view at the festival.
Jasjyot's comic, which unpacks masculinity, sexuality and nostalgia through his relationship with his father, won in the Short Form category.
Hayley's image "We March Together" was created as a part of a series of posters for the Women's March in January 2017 and won in the Single Image category.
As winners, Jasjyot and Hayley will have their work exhibited at the Museum of Illustration from September 5 - October 21, 2017.
Congrats, Jasjyot and Hayley!
Jurors for the Award of Excellence 2017 included: Nick Bertozzi, Maëlle Doliveux, Joan Hilty, Rutu Modan, and Josh O’Neill