AHS Students Recognized for Art Works

January 29, 2016

 

submitted by Maria P. Oakley, MFA, Alvirne High School

The Scholastic Art and Writing Awards are a highly regarded juried competition for students in New Hampshire, and nationally, to receive recognition and scholarship awards for art and writing.  Art teachers Ashley Dutil and Maria Oakley are very proud to present the following high school students from Alvirne who received awards this year.

Courtney Langlais was awarded an honorable mention for her photograph “Door #3”

Katelyn Jensen was awarded a Silver Key for her drawing “Little Pieces of Me “

Hope Cunniff was awarded a Silver Key for her sculpture “Assimilation”

Rebekah Alpert was awarded a Silver Key for her photograph “Curious”

Anna Michaud was awarded an honorable mention for her shoe design “Pepperoni Drip” and a Gold Key for her digital art “Hush.”  Anna Michaud’s Gold Key digital photographic art piece went on to receive a notable scholarship award; the Dorothy Messenger Scholastic Award of $500.  Her work was chosen for this award from over 400 Gold Key recipients.

The exhibition of the recognized works is going on at the Stockbridge Theater at Pinkerton Academy in Derry.  The award ceremony is on Feb. 7 at the Stockbridge.