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Scholastic Art Awards of Central New York Regional Art Show
March 28 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
4th annual Scholastic Art Awards of Central New York Regional Art Show
On display: March 28-April 17, 2019
Meet the Artists: Thursday, March 28, 5:00-7:00 pm
An exhibit featuring award winning artwork by students in grades 7-12 opens at the Potsdam Town Hall on Thursday, March 28 from 5:00 to 7:00 pm. The exhibit was organized by SLC Arts in partnership with the North Country Art Teachers’ Association (NCATA).
The Scholastic Art & Writing Awards are an annual, national competition; local students from St. Lawrence County compete as part of the Central New York Art Region in Syracuse, NY. The NCATA and SLC Arts collaborate to display the award winning artwork closer to home following the display in Syracuse; 2019 is the local exhibit’s 4th annual year.
Visual art award winners from St. Lawrence County this year include middle and high school students from Gouverneur (teacher: Robert Decker), Harrisville (teacher: Jade Atkinson), Massena (teachers: Meagan Fontanes and Chad Simpson), Norwood-Norfolk (teacher: Ben Yandeau), and Potsdam (teacher: Emily Garland).
The “Scholastic Art Awards of Central New York Regional Art Show” will be on display at the SLC Arts Gallery at the Potsdam Town Hall, 18 Elm Street, through April 17. The exhibit and opening are free and open to everyone, and wheelchair accessible.
SLC Arts events like this one are made possible by financial contributions by local community members. The Gallery is open during Town Hall business hours, Mondays through Fridays from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm.