At Saint Louis University, studio art is often highlighted in a student gallery.
2022 Senior Exhibition
The Studio Art program at SLU is proud to present the 2022 Senior Exhibition. This show features art created by graduating studio art majors. Please join us to celebrate our extremely talented students in their final show at SLU. This online gallery contains work that is also available for viewing in person at the McNamee Gallery in the lower level of the Samuel Cupples House.
The Maurice B. McNamee, S.J. Award in Studio Art for 2022 is Ashlee Kothenbeutel. A skilled and creative graphic designer, Kothenbeutel excelled in her roles as Lead Newspaper Illustrator at the University News and as a graphic designer for the student-run graphic design studio, Tidy Projects. Kothenbeutel also won several awards for her editorial illustrations including second and third places from the Missouri College Media Association as well as an artistic merit scholarship from The Greater St. Louis Art Association.
While at SLU, Kothenbeutel also participated on the field hockey team for three years and interned with WebMD/Medscape. She graduated in December 2021 and has created her own LLC, Ashlee Designs (www.ashleedesigns.com). She currently has three contract/freelancing positions in graphic design as she travels the world.