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Waubonsee Graphic Design Professor Wins Award for Painting

colorful oil painting featuring a young girl and a peacock in a decorated room
Associate Professor of Graphic Design John Fu's "Interior - Homage to Velasquez" took the top prize at the Norris Cultural Arts Center's "Vicinity" exhibit.

Waubonsee Community College Associate Professor of Graphic Design John Fu, of Palatine, recently received the top prize at the Norris Cultural Arts Center’s annual “Vicinity” exhibit, which includes works from artists who live within a 50-mile radius of the gallery. 

Fu’s oil painting entitled “Interior – Homage to Velasquez” earned him the Lester J. Norris Memorial Award.