Students Recognized in Boston Globe Scholastic Art Competition

Ava Altmann's Silver Key winner
Ava Altmann’s Silver Key winner, “Justin Bieber Extravaganza”   Image (c) Ava Altmann, 2013, all rights reserved

By Kim Siebert MacPhail

Superintendent Jon Sills announced at Tuesday night’s School Committee meeting that Bedford students had received multiple citations for submissions to this year’s Boston Globe Scholastic Art competition.

“Students from the high school and JGMS submitted pieces and we did very well,” said Sills.

Besides the high school students listed below, three students at the middle school received awards: Ava Altmann, Silver Key; Savannah En, Honorable Mention; Sonia Shah, Honorable Mention.

The Bedford High Students who received awards this year are:

  • Linda Bittenson, Honorable Mention. Ceramics & Glass: Sushi Plate.  Davis Teacher: Aleta Devaney
  • Albert Chen, Silver Key. Drawing: “Where’s Waldo?” Teacher: Larry Sheinfeld
  • Pei-Yun Chu, Gold Key.  Painting: “Atlantic Cod.” Teacher: Whitney Davis
  • Catherine Donato, Honorable Mention. Sculpture: “Henry.” Teacher: Eileen Wagner
  • Madeline Dunn, Honorable Mention. Ceramics & Glass: “Bamboo Vessel.” Teacher: Aleta Devaney
  • Nili Ezekiel, Silver Key. Sculpture: “Pumpkin.” Teacher: Aleta Devaney
  • Karlana Fronk, Honorable Mention. Comic Art: “Crystal in the Woods.” Teacher: Eileen Wagner
  • Gwen Gardner, Silver Key. Drawing: “Temple Bar.” Teacher: Whitney Davis
  • Gwen Gardner, Honorable Mention. Drawing: “Steam Powered.” Teacher: Whitney Davis
  • Erica Hsiung, Honorable Mention Sculpture: “Whale Is The Soap?” Teacher: Aleta Devaney
  • Erica Hsiung, Honorable Mention Sculpture: “Fish.” Teacher: Aleta Devaney
  • Rita Rushanan, Honorable Mention. Photograph: “Hen and Chicks and Pollen.” Teacher: Larry Sheinfeld
  • Keara Russell, Gold Key. Printmaking: “Apple.” Teacher: Eileen Wagner
  • Jessica Saunders, Honorable Mention. Drawing:  “Brighter Side.” Teacher: Whitney Davis
  • Amy Singer, Gold Key. Digital: “Art Blast.” Teachers: Larry Sheinfeld, Eileen Wagner

To see a list of all high school students across the state who were recognized, visit: https://crls.cpsd.us/media/theme/Pro-Cambridge/network/8009/media/CRLS/documents/2013_Winners_By_School.pdf?rev=0

For a glimpse of some of the award-winning pieces from around the Commonwealth, see the slide show at:  https://www.boston.com/yourtown/specials/gallery/030311_scholastic_awards?pg=24

Editor’s Note: The Citizen will publish each of the Bedford School Department winners as they are sent to us.

Albert Chen – Where’s Waldo?

Where's Waldo - 2.0
Image (c) Albert Chen, 2013, all rights reserved

Catherine DonatoHenry

Image (c) Catherine Dunn, 2012, all rights reserved
Image (c) Catherine Donato, 2012, all rights reserved

Madeline Dunn – Bamboo Vessel

Image (c) Madi Dunn, 2013, all rights reserved
Image (c) Madeline Dunn, 2013, all rights reserved

Savannah En – 

Image (c) Savannah En, 2013, all rights reserved
Image (c) Savannah En, 2013, all rights reserved

Nili Ezekiel – Pumpkin

Image (c) Nili Ezekiel, 2013, all rights reserved
Image (c) Nili Ezekiel, 2013, all rights reserved

Karlana Fronk – Crystal in the Woods

Crystal, a graphical novel
Crystal, a graphical novel by Karlana

Erica HsiungWhale Is The Soap?

Image (c) Erica Hsiung, 2013, all rights reserved
Image (c) Erica Hsiung, 2013, all rights reserved


Erica HsiungFish

Image (c) Erica Hsiung, 2013, all rights reserved
Image (c) Erica Hsiung, 2013, all rights reserved

Rita Rushanan – Hen and Chicks and Pollen

Image (c) Rita Rushanan, 2013, all rights reserved
Image (c) Rita Rushanan, 2013, all rights reserved

Keara Russell – Apple

Image (c) Keara Russell, 2013, all rights reserved
Image (c) Keara Russell, 2013, all rights reserved

Sonia Shah

Image (c) Sonia Shah, 2013, all rights reserved
Image (c) Sonia Shah, 2013, all rights reserved

 

 

 

 


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Thomas McDonald
9 years ago

I am very impressed at the quality of the work.

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