Students Earn Art Awards

Before the holiday vacation, WMS art students entered work into the largest and longest-running art competition in the country, the Scholastic Art Awards. This month, recipients of the state-level awards were announced and WMS is proud to recognize the following art students for their achievements. In total, 11 individual works and two senior portfolios* earned prizes ranging from Honorable Mention, to the top prize “Gold Key.” Please join us in congratulating these talented young artists.






mixed media ink and books

Dora Duan ’17, Mixed Media, Gold Key

Dog photography

Ivy Li ’16, Photography, Gold Key

Portrait Photogrpahy

Ivy Li ’16, Photography, Gold Key

paper sculpture

Caroline Polich ’17, Sculpture, Gold Key


photography dummies

Leah Chen ’16, Photography, Honorable Mention

photography peanuts

Alex Soulet ’16, Photography, Honorable Mention

Cut paper portrait

Maria Cartagena ’18, Cut Paper, Silver Key

cut paper illustration

Leah Chen ’16, Cut Paper, Silver Key

photography portrait Aliah

Aliah Connolly, Photography, Silver Key

abstract photography rain

Ivy Li ’16, Photography, Silver Key

illustration project

Caroline Polich ’17, Illustration, Silver Key

*Seniors wishing to enter work into the portfolio category were required to submit 12 works of art. Senior Art Portfolio Awards: Ivy Li ’16 (Silver Key), and Leah Chen ’16 (Gold Key)

An on-campus show featuring the work of advanced art students and AP student artists will be on display this spring in the Great Hall gallery. Stay tuned for news of the show.


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