Johnson Scholarship Awarded to Kendal King

Presentation of Cortona Scholarship and award to Kendal King. (l.to r.) John Swindler (Area Chair, Printmaking and Kendal's professor this semester); Kendal King (Double major in Painting/Drawing and Business); Rick Johnson (Emeritus Director of the UGA Studies Abroad, Cortona); Chris Garvin (Director, Lamar Dodd School of Art).

c Presentation of Cortona Scholarship and award to Kendal King. (l.to r.) John Swindler (Area Chair, Printmaking and Kendal’s professor this semester); Kendal King (Double major in Painting/Drawing and Business); Rick Johnson (Emeritus Director of the UGA Studies Abroad, Cortona); Chris Garvin (Director, Lamar Dodd School of Art).

Presentation of the Rick Johnson Cortona Scholarship and Award was recently made to Kendal King. Kendal is a double major in Painting/Drawing and Business.

Along with the scholarship Rick creates a one-of-a-kind sculpture for the recipient. This year’s theme is the expression Festina Lente or make haste slowly.

The Rick Johnson Scholarship was established in 2010 when Rick retired as Cortona Director. By establishing this legacy Rick and donors to his scholarship help assure that the Cortona program will continue to make a life-changing difference for many future students.

Sculpture by Rick Johnson... presented to Kendal King.

Sculpture by Rick Johnson… presented to Kendal King.

 

 

Rick Johnson explaining the watermark to Kendal King.

Rick Johnson explaining the watermark to Kendal King.

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