Visual Arts Tag

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...

Congratulations to seventh-grade student, Paige Sansbury, for winning third place in the “Art in the Capitol” competition! The “Art in the Capitol” competition is a statewide visual arts competition that has each school district annually hold an art competition for all students grades 6 through 8 attending public schools, private schools, and home education....

This year’s Juried Art Show witnessed some of Westminster Academy’s best fine art talent. Every student enrolled in high school art classes submitted work that they created over the course of the 2016-2017 school year to be judged. Selected students from middle school also had beautiful work on display and participated in their own competition. For the first time ever, we had a People’s Choice Award–and you were the judges! Thank you to all who contributed in the judging process, making the show an absolute success. AP/Art IV Best In Show 1st Place Her Sweet Shadow | Gaby Peña 2nd Place Adonis | Bailey...