Visual Arts Tag

There might not be a red carpet, and no one will ask you, “who are you wearing?” However, it will be a fun night out to join the sixth grade for their movie premiere next week.“We have been working on stop motion movies in art class this quarter,” said Mrs. Sonja Timmer. “We would like to celebrate the completion of our movies by inviting families to the first-ever Sixth Grade Movie Premiere Night!” Students will present their one-minute stop motion movies beginning at 6:30 p.m. on Thursday, October 25, in DeVos Chapel. ...

Back by popular demand, the Homecoming game will include a tie-dye booth again this year. The National Art Honor Society will host this activity on Friday, October 5 at the game. They will offer shirts and tie-dye for $10, or you can bring your own shirt and tie-dye for $5. The booth will be open from 5:30 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. All ages and artistic abilities are welcome. The Art Honor Society will teach you how!...

Best Design Principles & CompositionDrew Franta—Mekai Trevor Hatch—Star Wars Patrick Hely—Lil BoatMost Creative & OriginalKylie Grimm—NYC Anna Sansbury—Untitled Erkoeny Dumas—Memories on FireBest Technical SkillSarah Mursell—The King Kylie Grimm—Gracee Kyuree Kim—EmeliaArt I Best in ShowKiana Stadler—Hawaiian Girl Destiny Mergilles—Color Wheel (TIED) Gretchen Leonhardt—Blackbird and Ethan Dekaj—Erykah BaduArt II Best in ShowJacob Dober—No Hodophobia Emma Hoffman—Dunkin Donuts Katelyn Myrick—Eye of the LostArt III Best in ShowSavannah Rice—Tonya Sarah Mursell—The King Gabby Audet—SunflowerAP/Art IV Best in ShowLiam Dober—Dark Stains Katie Kelsey—White Trash Daisy Scasserra—Las Vegas People’s Choice Awards(TIED) Kylie Grimm—NYC and Alyssa Allen—Let’s Party (TIED) Emily...

Tomorrow night, eighth-grade student, Jade Moller, will receive the Silver Key award for her artwork Birds of a Feather at the exhibition opening of The Broward Regional Scholastic Art Awards at the Young at Art Museum. The Silver Key award is given to stand-out works submitted to local programs that demonstrate exceptional ability by the Scholastics Art & Writing Awards, presented by the Alliance for Young Artists & Writers.Jade’s work of art will be showcased at Young at Art from February 16 through March 11 during regular museum hours. The exhibition opening and awards reception will be tomorrow from 6:00 to...

A familiar face is walking the WA halls with a new purpose. This week we welcome back Mrs. Lisa Wilson as our Director of Fine Arts.Mrs. Wilson is a graduate of Westminster Choir College in Princeton, New Jersey, having studied organ with Robert Carwithen and conducting with Joseph Flummerfelt. She spent 12 years as the Upper School Chorus Teacher before moving to Augusta, Georgia. She was instrumental in forming the fine arts program at WA, where under her direction, the choir consistently won superior awards in national competitions and performed at Carnegie Hall in New York City, Saint Patrick’s Cathedral and famous European...