Monday, November 19, 2012

High School Art Day 2012

The Pittsburg State University Department of Art hosted their anual High School Art Day last Thursday. Over 300 students from high schools in Kansas, Missouri and Oklahoma participated in the event. Students competed in several competitions including: Juror Competition, Newspaper Robot Warriors Group Competitive, Robot Warrior Pets Individual Competitive, and Self Portrait competitions. After lunch Margaret Roach Wheeler gave a wonderful lecture on her career. The Department of Art would like to extend a big thanks to all those that participated and attended this years High School Art Day, for making the day a success!

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Juried competition results:

Best In Show

Sky Johnson, Prairie View

2D Division

First place
Callie Spencer,  Chanute
Second place
Holly Schomaker, Iola
Third place
Amanda Montgomery, Augusta

3D Division

First place
Rachael Haas, Carthage
Second place
Morgan Sewart, Girard
Third place
Jared Ficus, Chanute

School Challenge results:

Best In Show – Robot Warriors

Individual 2D Challenge results:

Best In Show — Self portrait
Sam Brown, Augusta

Individual 3D Challenge results:

Best In Show — Robot Pets
Cole Cramer, Erie