2012 High School Area Show
June 2 - June 24, 2012
Reception and Awards Ceremony: Friday, June 8; 5-7 p.m.
This annual juried exhibition is open to artists 18 years or younger in grades 9-12 residing in Allegan, Barry, Berrien, Branch, Calhoun, Cass, Kalamazoo, St. Joseph, and Van Buren counties. Each artist may submit up to two entries. There is no entry fee.
Awards include six $100 cash awards and one $100 KIA Kirk Newman Art School 2012 summer class scholarship.
A maximum of three Cleveland Institute of Art Scholarships of up to $40,000 each may be awarded for work of special merit.
A maximum of three Kendall College of Art and Design of Ferris State University Scholarships of up to $12,000 each may be awarded for work of special merit.
A maximum of three Western Michigan University Gwen Frostic School of Art Scholarships of up to $12,000 may be awarded for work of special merit.
Images top to bottom:
Amber Faith Humphries, Sturgis Public School,
Repurpose 255, crocheted plastic
Marissa Morgan, Portage Northern High School,
Alec Rager, Kalamazoo Central High School,
The Old Man, charcoal
Jake Vogds, Portage Northern High School,
Blind Vision A Thousand-fold, oil
Alexandra Wass, Portage Central High School, A Vision, oil pastel
Kyle Wymer, Coloma High School,
Resurrection, mixed media
Juror's Award Winners from last year's competition