2017 State Art Show

Local Artists Receiving Recognition at State Art Show
Posted on 05/02/2017
This is the image for the news article titled Local Artists Receiving Recognition at State Art Show2017 marks the 44th celebration of the Regional High School Art Show. On Friday, May 19th, the Superintendent's Art Award Ceremony and Reception will take place at the OSPI building in Olympia from 1-3 PM.

The Regional High School Art Show is an annual event co-hosted by the Office of Superintendent of Public Instruction (OSPI) and the Washington Art Education Association (WAEA). High school students from all nine of the state's educational service districts (ESDs) participate in this artistic celebration each year. The finalists from these regional ESD shows are invited to participate in the Superintendent's High School Art Show each spring.

Congratulations to the outstanding artists in our ESD 123 region, covering Southeast Washington. The following students will receive special recognition at the awards ceremony on May 19th in Olympia.

Photograph by Delaney McEuin
by Delaney McEuin, Richland High School
State Selection:  Washington Association of School Administrators Award

Image of watercolor painting by Hailey Fisher

"Honor Your Character"
by Hailey Fisher, Southridge High School
State Selection:  Washington State School Directors' Association Award

Photograph of boy in red rain jacket in front of black and white waterfall
"Boy in the Red Jacket"
by Kyle Jones, Richland High School
State Selection:  OSPI Staff Award

Image of dream catcher artwork by Marivel Macias
"Trapped Dreams"
by Marivel Macias, Kamiakin High School
State Selection:  Honorable Mention Award

Image of metal bird and nest sculpture created by Miranda Reisenauer
"Under Construction"
by Miranda Reisenauer, Hanford High School
State Selection:  Superintendent's Award
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