LSU Vet School Art Show Features Animals

The LSU School of Veterinary Medicine's 23rd Annual International Exhibition on Animals in Art begins with an opening reception on March 27 at 6 p.m. in the school's library. The exhibition will be on display in the School of Veterinary Medicine Library on Skip Bertman Drive from March 28 through April 25. This event is free and open to the public.

Two-hundred and four artists from 36 states, Canada, and Poland submitted 477 entries for the show. Of those 477 entries, 75 have been accepted for the exhibition. The exhibition is held annually and is open to all artists 18 years of age or older. All media are welcomed and accepted; the work must be original. A $1,000 Best of Show award will be given and one entry will be chosen to appear on the cover of the Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association. Other awards include the Judge's Award, Honorable Mention, the People's Choice Award, and the School of Veterinary Medicine Awards.

More information is available at the school's Web site.

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