Exhibitions

Annual Teen Exhibition
Held in the Spring at the Gaddy Hamrick Gallery at Meredith College

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Annual Teen Exhibition

The show chair is Brenda Brokke, 919-880-4690 or email: brokkdk@aol.com

2017 Teen Show Review


The 2017 Fine Arts League of Cary Annual (FALC) Teen Show holds an opening reception on Sunday, May 7 at the the Gaddy Hamrick gallery at Meredith College from 1 PM to 3PM. The awards ceremony begins at 2 PM.

This show is for students in all Wake county high schools, both public and private. Art teachers from the schools select work from their students to enter. Each school can submit five pieces including three dimensional works.

FALC awards cash prizes of $100 for first place, $75 for second and $50 for third. Each winner's teacher is also awarded a matching amount to purchase supplies for their schools.

Meredith College also awards three young ladies to receive $1000 scholarships. Jerry's Artarama awards three $50 gift certificates as prizes for honorable mention, one for a photography category, one for a three-dimensional category and one for a digital art work.

The exhibit runs until May 24.

There is no charge for admission and it is open to the public.


2016 Teen Show Review


A very special 'Thank You!' goes to show chair Brenda Brokke, show judges Sharon and Joe DiGuilio and photographer Tom McKee. The Fine Arts League of Cary provided the refreshments.

Please support the two generous sponsors of this year's Teen Art Show:
Jerry's Artarama and Askew Taylor Paints, Inc.

Each student selected for the show also received a gift set of brushes from Jerry's Artarama.

Thanks to all your work, it is a terrific show!

Here are some images from the Opening and Awards ceremony.

This year's winners included:

First prize - City Market by Corbin Barefoot, Millbrook High School (Teacher: Jan Johnston)
received $100 from FALC, $100 for the school art department and a gift certificate from Jerry's Artarama.

Second prize - Destruction by Julia McGillicuddy, Cardinal Gibbons High School (Teacher: Rebecca Dason)
received $75 from FALC, $75 for the school art department and a gift certificate from Jerry's Artarama.

Third prize - Cut and Paste by Silvia Chaboneux, Athens High School (Teacher: Farrell Hilton)
$50 from FALC and $50 for the school art department, and a gift certificate from Jerry's Artarama.

Jerry's Artarama Honorable Mention Awards went to:
Ashen Dreamer by Samantha Wine, Cardinal Gibbons High School (Teacher: Rebecca Dason)
Precision by Kayla Jordan, Cary High School (Teacher: Susan Silver)
Harbinger by Edward Blackburn, Holly Springs High School (Teacher: J. Munchick)

Askew Taylor Paints, Inc. Honorable Mention Awards went to:
Peacock by Brynn Carrick, Wakefield High School (Teacher: Dawn Valentino)
Mosque Domes by Ceren Onasci, Millbrook High School (Teacher: Jan Johnston)

Our wonderful hosts, Meredith College awarded three scholarships. Each scholarship is a $1000 Art Scholarship.

The winners are:
Angela Zhong Green Hope High School (Teacher: Teresa Pritchard)
Brynn Carrick Wakefield High School (Teacher: Dawn Valentino)
Silvia Chaboneux Athens High School (Teacher: Farrell Hilton)

Everyone can continue to visit the show until May 24. If the gallery happens to be locked, there is a number on the door to call to have it opened.


Dates

Deadline for registration - April 22
Deliver artwork - May 6, from 2 PM to 5 PM
Exhibition runs from May 8 to May 25
Opening reception for artists, families. friends and teachers is open to the public. May 15 from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m.
Awards ceremony - May 15 at 2 PM

Location

Frankie G. Weems Art Gallery
140 Gaddy Hamrick Art Center
Meredith College
3800 Hillsborough Street
Raleigh, NC 27607

Eligibility

High school students attending Wake County public and private high schools. Artwork must be submitted through the schools' art teachers. Each teacher may submit four pieces.

Specifications

Two-dimensional art must be matted. All pieces must be securely wired and ready to hang. Work must not exceed 40 inches in any dimension or weigh more than 40 pounds.

Awards

First Place: $100
Second Place: $75
Third Place: $50

Matching funds will be awarded to the art departments of the winners' high schools.
Meredith College will award three, $1,000 scholarships.

Judges

Sharon and Joe DiGiulio

Liability

The Fine Arts League of Cary, its members and Meredith College are not responsible for loss or damage. By entering, the artist agrees to abide by all requirements and conditions.

Sponsors

This project is sponsored, in part, by a grant from the Town of Cary, Meredith College, Askew Taylor Art Supplies and Jerry's Artarama, as well as the Fine arts League of Cary.


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