This is a good chance to purchase original works of art at incredibly low prices, said Philip Soosloff
, art gallery director and assistant professor of art at Rockford College.We have some real treasures here this year. Artists from all over the United States - mostly Illinois residents, but also from as far as Indiana, Massachusetts, Texas and California - are donating original works for the community to bid on.
For more information, contact Gallery Director Philip Soosloff
in the Rockford College Art Gallery, (815) 226-4034.
Chartered in 1847, Rockford College is a four-year, independent coeducational institution offering a broad range of undergraduate degrees in traditional liberal arts and professional fields plus master's degrees in teaching and in business administration.It is one of only 250 colleges in the United States qualified to offer membership in the Phi Beta Kappa honor society.Ranked by U.S. News and World Report as a top tier Midwestern university, this fall Rockford College served more than 1, 500 full- and part-time students, and is one of the first colleges in the nation to have campus-wide wireless computer technology.