Three of our students have been recognized in The Miami Valley Regional Scholastic Art Awards.
Lila Smolinski – 12th grade, honorable mention
Sydney Burkhard – 11th grade, honorable mention
Kayla Hensley – 11th grade, honorable mention
A panel of artists and art professionals selected your work as being among the best submitted by Miami Valley area teens. Our region had over 1,300 submissions this year. Of those:
64 Gold Keys were awarded to the most accomplished works. Gold Key art will be digitally forwarded to the national-level of The Scholastic Art Awards. National judging occurs in February and students will be notified on March 14.
5 American Visions Nominations were awarded to outstanding Gold Key art. This award honors the best in show in any category and age group.
94Silver Keys were awarded to distinguished works from the Miami Valley.
And 184 students received Honorable Mention awards.
All award winning artwork will be included in the Miami Valley Regional Scholastic Art Awards Exhibition here at K12 Gallery & TEJAS. The exhibition will be on view February 1-27, 2016. We also hope that you can join us during the Awards Ceremony on Friday, February 27. The Award Ceremony for Grades 7-8 is from 5:30-6:30pm, Grades 9-10 from 7:00-8:00pm and Grades 11-12 from8:30-9:30pm.