Visual Arts

Click the poster for a slideshow of Artbeat 2019


Photos and movie by Amy LaRose

Department Supervisor: Pamela Murphy

pam_murphy@whps.org

Welcome to the Visual Arts Department. You may access highlights of your child’s Visual Arts education experience, assignments and expectations on individual school websites.

Awards

Art Students Win Scholastic 2019 Awards

Please join the Art Department in congratulating and celebrating the following Conard, Hall, King Phillip, and Sedgwick art students. They are 2019 Scholastic Visual Arts Awardees. The mission of the Scholastic Art awards is to is to identify students with exceptional artistic talent and present their remarkable work to the world. These award winners are a testament to our incredible visual arts program, our exceptional students, and their vision! This 2019 Scholastic Visual Arts Exhibition is a highly competitive, statewide juried show sponsored by the Connecticut Art Education Association. The awards ceremony was held on January 27, at the Lincoln Theater at the University of Hartford.

See their work below!

UPDATE! National Recognition for Sedgwick Student!

Gabe R.'s Gold Key Award at the local level qualified him for the national competition in which he achieved the Silver Medal. You may see his nationally recognized work at ArtBeat through May 24.

Cameron S.

Inside the Box

Sculpture

Silver Key Award

Conard High School

Ms. Kennedy

Ryan B.

Mayday

Drawing and Illustration

Honorable Mention

Conard High School

Ms. Kennedy


Portfolio

Cameron S.

Portfolio

Silver Key Award

Conard High School

Ms. Kennedy

Aliznelys D.

A Saturday Night

Painting

Honorable Mention

Conard High School

Ms. Fallis

Ruby C.

Tiger

Mixed Media

Honorable Mention

Sedgwick Middle School

Ms. Knight

Sophie T.

Sea Turtle

Painting

Silver Key Award

Sedgwick Middle School

Ms. Knight

Gabriel R.

Self Portrait

Mixed Media

Gold Key Award

Sedgwick Middle School

Mrs. Maldonado

Alison C.

Self Portrait

Mixed Media

Honorable Mention

Sedgwick Middle School

Mrs. Maldonado

Jiani Z.

Metamorphosis Drawing: Hand to Shell

Drawing and Illustration

Gold Key Award

Kimg Philip Middle School

Mrs. Rieger

Calleigh F.

Now and Then

Mixed Media

Silver Key Award

King Philip Middle School

Mrs. Rieger