26 April 2005

Joe Scarborough painting presented to University

The Joe Scarborough painting ‘Our University’, was formally presented to the University by the Sheffield University Association of Former Students (SUA) on Saturday 23 April.

Mike Bennett (left) and Joe Scarborough at the SUA dinner

The painting was commissioned by the SUA to commemorate the University’s Centenary Year.

Mike Bennett, SUA President, invited the artist Joe Scarborough to present his work to the Vice-Chancellor, Professor Bob Boucher, at the Association’s Annual Dinner.

The painting will be displayed on central campus.

500 limited edition prints of ‘Our University’ have been signed by Joe Scarborough and nearly half have been sold.

Proceeds from the sales are providing scholarships to gifted students whose financial situations are difficult. To date eight scholarships have already been funded.

If you would like to purchase one of these limited edition signed prints, please click below and download an order form from the right-hand options bar.

The unveiled Joe Scarborough painting