Apr 12
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May 03
YOUNG ARTISTS TODAY

YOUNG ARTISTS TODAY

Presented by Greater Flint Arts Council at Greater Flint Arts Council

An exhibition and competition for the most talented high school student artists in three counties. Each teacher chooses the best work from their students. The works are then judged for prizes and scholarships.

The opening reception takes place during the Flint ARTWALK, Friday, April 12, 6-9PM and is free and open to the public. Food and beverages will be served. Live music will be provided by the MCC Jazz Ensemble. There will be an award ceremony at 5:30PM.

Admission Info

Free Admission

Phone: 8102382787

Email: greg@greaterflintartscouncil.org

Dates & Times

2019/04/12 - 2019/05/03

Additional time info:

GREATER FLINT ARTS COUNCIL

ANNOUNCES THE WINNERS OF

THE 2019 YOUNG ARTISTS TODAY
TRI-COUNTY HIGH SCHOOL ART COMPETITION AND EXHIBITION

Sponsored by Mott Community College Studio Art and Graphic Design Programs

JUDGES:
Tim Kranz, Art Instructor  at Mott Community College
Jim Shurter, Coordinator-Graphic Design at Mott Community College

First Place: Brice Katich
Title: Coral Epiphany
Media: Ceramics
School: Lapeer High School
Teacher: Jeff Bolzman

Second Place: Meghan Powell
Title: Downward Spiral
Media: Water Color & Ink
School: Lake Fenton High School
Teacher: Tiffany Sudia

Third Place: Alison Slackta
Title: Hands
Media: Ink
School: Byron Area High School
Teacher: Jamie Anderson

Honorable Mention: Dalton Lane
Title: Swan
Media: Paper
School: Almont High School
Teacher: Lisa Wright

Honorable Mention: Jane Lindsay
Title: Reflections
Media: Colored Pencil
School: Lapeer High School
Teacher: Amy Linton

Honorable Mention: Madison Hopkins
Title: Twin Dragons
Media: Colored Pencil
School: Lake Fenton High School
Teacher: Tiffany Sudia

Honorable Mention: Maria Carr
Title: Walt
Media: Colored Pencil
School: Lapeer High School
Teacher: Amy Linton

Honorable Mention: Kelsey Turgeon
Title: Freddie Mercury
Media: Acrylic
School: Davison High School
Teacher: Ryan Kelsey

Dean’s Choice Award given by Mary Cusack, Dean of Fine Arts and Social Sciences Division, MCC
Jessie Betts
Flint Southwestern Classical Academy
Teacher: Mary Kachman

ELLIGIBILITY: High School Students 9-12 Grades from Genesee, Lapeer and Shiawassee Counties.

15 HIGH SCHOOLS PARTICIPATING:
Almont High School (Lapeer County)
Bentley High School (Genesee County)
Byron Area High School (Shiawassee County)
Clio High School (Genesee County)
Davison High School (Genesee County)
Faithway Christian Academy (Genesee County)
Flint Southwestern Classical Academy (Genesee County)
Lake Fenton High School (Genesee County)
Lakeville High School (Genesee County)
Lapeer High School (Lapeer County)
Michigan School for the Deaf (Genesee County)
Powers Catholic High School (Genesee County)
Swartz Creek High School (Genesee County)
The Valley School (Genesee County)
Youth Arts: Unlocked (Genesee County)

“We are amazed at the broad range of talent among our mid-Michigan high school art students;” states Greg Fiedler, President and CEO of Greater Flint Arts Council.

“The quality of work keeps increasing each year, making this a very difficult show to judge;” states Tim Kranz, Mott Community College Art Instructor.

Location Info

Greater Flint Arts Council

816 S. Saginaw St., Flint, MI 48502