Lasallians honored for art

Ten Lasallians have earned Portland Metro Scholastic Art Awards.

The awardees will be honored during a 7 pm ceremony Thursday, Feb. 15, 2018, in the auditorium of Rolling Hills Community Church in Tualatin. The work of students who won Gold Key awards will be on display at the Pacific Northwest College of Art at 511 NW Broadway in Portland, through Feb. 23.

The show features Gold Key work from seventh- to 12th graders in Clackamas, Washington, and Multnomah counties. In addition to being on display, the works that earned Gold Keys will be judged against Gold Key work done by students all over the U.S.

Portland Metro Scholastic Arts Awards are part of a national arts awards program open to seventh- through 12th-graders. Students submit work in 17 categories, such as photography, painting, design, sculpture, and comic and digital art. Works are judged for originality, personal vision, and technical skill.

La Salle's award winners include:

  • Ryan Fahlman-Katler '19 - Gold Key - Art Drawing and Illustration - The Siren
  • Isabella Griffiths '19 - Gold Key - Art Drawing and Illustration - Butterfly Dream
  • Brigid Hanley '19 - Gold Key - Art Drawing and Illustration - Late Bloomer (Self Portrait)
  • Caitlynn Young '19 - Gold Key - Art Drawing and Illustration - Autumn Leaves
  • Abby Baines '20 - Silver Key - Art Drawing and Illustration - Pelirroja
  • Brigid Hanley '19 - Silver Key - Art Drawing and Illustration - My Sister’s Superhero Name
  • Annie Hoang '20 - Silver Key - Art Drawing and Illustration - Alison
  • Emma Sheets '19 - Silver Key - Art Drawing and Illustration - Mugshot (Expressive Self Portrait)
  • Lucas Van Wagner '19 - Silver Key - Art Drawing and Illustration - How Beauty is Portrayed
  • Richard Nguy '18 - Honorable Mention - Art Painting - Daydreaming
  • Richard Nguy '18 - Honorable Mention - Art Painting - Nostalgia
  • Richard Nguy '18 - Honorable Mention - Art Painting - Life Gone a-Stray
  • Isabella Griffiths '19 - Honorable Mention - Art Drawing and Illustration - Mother
  • Ben Wease '18 - Honorable Mention - Art Drawing and Illustration - Sharpie Line Drawing

The Gold Key works of Brigid Hanley, Caitlynn Young, and Isabella Griffiths are pictured to the right, top to bottom. 

Click to see a gallery of Gold Key artwork

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