Alumna Katlin Rothacher Wins Best of Show at Ohio State Fair Juried Fine Arts Competition | Kent State University

Alumna Katlin Rothacher Wins Best of Show at Ohio State Fair Juried Fine Arts Competition

Alumna, Katlin Rothacher has been awarded the first place “Best of Show” award in the professional category for her weaving series titled “Cosmic Figures” at the Ohio State Fair’s Fine Arts Juried Show. The 1st Best of Show award comes with a $2000 cash prize.

 

Rothacher earned her B.F.A. with a concentration in Textiles from Kent State University’s School of Art in 2010.  She is currently attending graduate school at The University of Georgia in Athens pursuing a M.F.A in Sculpture with a focus in Weaving/Fibers/Material Studies with an anticipated graduation of Spring 2018. 

 

Image: “Cosmic Figures” reclaimed plastics, yarn, digital prints, inks, dye, etc. dimensions variable, 2016 by Katlin Rothacher