Student Photo Competition
K-STATE'S COLLEGE OF ARCHITECTURE, PLANNING & DESIGN SELECTS WINNERS OF ANNUAL PHOTO COMPETITION
MANHATTAN -- Students in Kansas State University's College of Architecture, Planning & Design have been recognized for their skills as photographers through the college's annual photography competition.
The competition was open to all students in the College of Architecture, Planning & Design and 39 entries were received. Nine entries were chosen by a jury to receive recognition. Thomas A. Tyler, a 1974 K-State architecture graduate, and his firm, Answers Inc., St. Louis, Mo., sponsored the competition's prizes. Best in Show award earned $300; first place $100; second place, $50; and $25 for third.
Tim de Noble, Dean of the College of APDesign said “I enjoy seeing the students turn their critical eye to the world around them every year. These images show their ability to discern beauty in diverse places, scales and subject matter.”
Competition winners include:
Elias Logan, fifth-year architecture student, Manhattan, KS, second place in interior architecture and details and third place in the black and white category for “Etherreality”.
Nadau Bittan, fifth-year architecture student, Overland Park, KS, first place interiors and architectural details titled “A Dark Afternoon”; Daniel Gadek, fifth-year architecture student, Overland Park, KS, first place in exterior architecture with second place in the black and white category for “Decrepit Gas Station” and second place in the other subject matter category titled “Moment”.
From Missouri: Wesley Gross, fifth-year architecture student, Kansas City, MO, best in show and first place in the black and white category for “Hull” and first place for landscape titled “Berrenschultzklemm”.
From out of state: Andrew Rostek, third-year landscape architecture student, Missouri City, TX, second place for landscape titled “Sandy Beach”.
From out of country: Jiayi Wang, 1st year ENVD, Chengdu, China, third place in the interiors and architectural details titled “Red”; Ying Zhu, fifth-year architecture student, Hangzhou, China, first place for other subject matter titled “Man & Book”.
All of the entries will be on exhibit in the Chang gallery, Seaton Hall until January 19, 2014.