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Lincoln-Way Art Students Win Awards in 2016 Scholastic Art Competition
Friday, January 29, 2016

Students in District 210 competed in the 2016 Scholastic Art Competition this past week.

“The Scholastic Art Show is the most recognized and prestigious high school art exhibition in the nation,” commented Phil Labriola, Lincoln-Way Art Teacher and Department Chair.

In our region, area schools submitted 2,900 works with only 886 pieces awarded and accepted into the show.

Lincoln-Way students were recognized with 35 awards for their outstanding artwork. Five of those were given Gold Awards, 16 Silver Awards, and 14 Honorable Mention Awards. Gold key winners’ work will advance to New York to compete at the national level.

"With the amount of work and the exceptional quality represented, it is indeed an honor to be selected," stated Labriola.

Students recognized with awards:
Danielle Knowlton -- central
Rebecca Kahney -- central
Bella Kaminski -- central
Amy Lenkiewicz -- east
Kelli Arseneau -- east
Emma Eaton -- east
Kim Foster -- east
Madison Kasbaum -- east
Victoria Kristoff -- east
Shannon McGuire -- east
Susan Stelmar -- east
Akira Ulrich -- east
Justine Daugherty -- north
Leah Hagler -- north
Rebecca Lam -- north
Haley Jablonski -- west
Mia Bruno -- west
Gianna Francone -- west
Kate Gibertini -- west
Nicole Layug -- west

All awarded works will be displayed in our Regional Show. The reception will be held Sunday, February 7th, from 1:00 – 4:00 p.m. at Downers Grove North High School, 4436 Main St. Downers Grove, 60515. The show will be open for viewing from 7:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m. Monday, February 8th – Friday, February 12th.

Attached is a picture of a Gold Winning piece done by Amy Lenkiewicz from East.