Regional High School Art Competition

Congratulations to the following high school students whose artwork has been juried in to the 2019 Regional High School Art Competition exhibit & to those who won awards. (CLICK HERE for list of awardees including name, grade, hometown & high school.)

Abouljoud, Bashar – Over The Edge (above)

  • Savannah College of Art & Design-$12,000 scholarship

Allen, Charles – Ying & Yang

Ayala-Rodriguez, Abril – Ray of Light

Bagalkoti, Srishti – Corvette 1958 (above)

  • Kendall College of Art & Design of Ferris State University-$2,000 scholarship

Bagalkoti, Srishti – Self Portrait on Black

Bennett-Carpenter, Gracey – Foliage

Bennett-Carpenter, Gracey – The Substance Part 2

Bienhold, Luke – Lost

Bower, Christopher – Fish Ring (above)

  • Kendall College of Art & Design of Ferris State University-$500 scholarship

Caballero, Samantha – Morning Call (above)

  • Milwaukee Institute of Art & Design-$64,000 scholarship
  • Kendall College of Art & Design of Ferris State University-$3,000 scholarship

Cancelosi, Miranda – Eva In The Forest (above)

  • $100 BBAC President’s Award

Cannaday, Reilly – The Queen’s Calling Card (above)

  • Wayne State University-$3,000 scholarship

Cantor, Henry – Interlocking Ring Shapes

  • Kendall College of Art & Design of Ferris State University-$2,000 scholarship

Christiansen, Sydney – Conte Portrait

Christiansen, Sydney – Stranger (above)

  • Milwaukee Institute of Art & Design-$64,000 scholarship

Cook, Dan – A time forgotten (above)

  • Kendall College of Art & Design of Ferris State University-$1,000 scholarship
  • Wayne State University-$1,000 scholarship

Curcuri, Michael – Defying Hope (above)

  • $350 Tina Parfitt Memorial Award

Draper, Daniel – Cronus’ Gauntlet (above)

  • $150 Tina Parfitt Memorial Award
  • College for Creative Studies-$8,000 scholarship
  • Kendall College of Art & Design of Ferris State University-$3,000 scholarship

Draper, Daniel – Cronus’ Shield

Draper, Scarlett – Vision (above)

  • Kendall College of Art & Design of Ferris State University-$500 scholarship

Duke, Victoria – Alone

Endrud, Grace – Avery

Gabriel, Kayleigh – Still Life (above)

  • College for Creative Studies-$8,000 scholarship

Gallette, Sophia – Copper Connection Necklace (above)

  • College for Creative Studies-$8,000 scholarship
  • Wayne State University-$2,000 scholarship
  • Kendall College of Art & Design of Ferris State University-$500 scholarship

Gendruschke, Kate – Jordan

Glasper, Ricko – Wheel of Icarus

Gonzalez-Quinones, Natalia – Cesar Chavez

Groff, Kendrew – Aftermath (above)

  • Kendall College of Art & Design of Ferris State University-$5,000 scholarship
  • Milwaukee Institute of Art & Design-$64,000 scholarship

Hao, Jiayi – Life (above)

  • Kendall College of Art & Design of Ferris State University-$4,000 scholarship

Hao, Jiayi – To Sink

Hawkins, Ryan – Prim

Hemrattaphan, Yanaphat – 3owl

Jones, William – Fireproof

  • $50 Tina Parfitt Memorial Award
  • Kendall College of Art & Design of Ferris State University-$500 scholarship

Khan, Sheena – Cleopatra Gold Cuff Bracelet and Ring Set

Khan, Sheena – The Golden Tiger (above)

  • Kendall College of Art & Design of Ferris State University-$4,000 scholarship

Klimushyn, Stephen – Growing Up in a Caphony

  • College for Creative Studies-$8,000 scholarship

Knight, Dalila – Smile

Krysiak, Christina – My Space (above)

  • Kendall College of Art & Design of Ferris State University-$2,000 scholarship

Krysiak, Christina – Sunday Morning

Laidlaw, Aidan – The Wave

Lau, Liana – A Different Perspective

Lee, Kyle – Lost Tribal Ring

Li, Grace – Cumunolimbus

Liang, Daniel – Container (above)

  • Kendall College of Art & Design of Ferris State University-$2,000 scholarship

McDonald, Regan – Divided

McHenry, Emerson – Wilt

Mousigian, Lillian – Guilty Feeling (above)

  • $50 Tina Parfitt Memorial Award
  • Kendall College of Art & Design of Ferris State University-$2,000 scholarship

Moyet, Sam – Iris (above)

  • Kendall College of Art & Design of Ferris State University-$500 scholarship

Palmore, Lorin – History is Everywhere

Radhakrishnan, Anushri – Free the People

  • Milwaukee Institute of Art & Design-$64,000 scholarship
  • Kendall College of Art & Design of Ferris State University-$2,000 scholarship
  • Wayne State University-$1,000 scholarship

Rits, Mitchell – Petuh (Rooster) Watch (above)

  • Kendall College of Art & Design of Ferris State University-$500 scholarship

Shkoukani, Rima – Lost at Sea

Smathers, Haley – A Moment Frozen in Time

 

Suo, Angie – Bubble and Brew (above)

  • Kendall College of Art & Design of Ferris State University-$2,000 scholarship

Suo, Angie – Monet

Thomas, Simon – whenever i call

Thompson, Haley – Sensitive (above)

  • $50 Tina Parfitt Memorial Award

Uzieblo, Ania – War Woman (above)

  • $100 Corrine Robinson Award
  • Kendall College of Art & Design of Ferris State University-$2,000 scholarship

Uzieblo, Ania – Wrinkles 2

Wang, Junkai – Woman In Haze (above)

  • Milwaukee Institute of Art & Design-$64,000 scholarship
  • Wayne State University-$4,000 scholarship
  • Kendall College of Art & Design of Ferris State University-$500 scholarship

Weinberg, Ashley – Self Portrait (above)

  • $100 Tina Parfitt Memorial Award
  • Kendall College of Art & Design of Ferris State University-$2,000 scholarship

Wiltse, Sydney – Another Sunk Sailor (above)

  • Kendall College of Art & Design of Ferris State University-$500 scholarship

Wu, Elena – A Study of Fruits and Flowers (above)

  • Kendall College of Art & Design of Ferris State University-$2,000 scholarship

Wu, Elena – Urban Lowlights

Zimmerman, Jennifer – Secret Garden


Intake: Mon- Sat, Apr 22-27 (Mon-Thurs 12-5p, Fri-Sat 12-4p)

Award notification by email: Wed, May 1

Exhibition: May 3-June 6

Opening Reception: Fri, May 3, 6-8p (Awards presented around 7pm)

College Day: Sat, May 4, 1-4p

Outtake: Fri & Sat, June 7 & 8, 1-4:30

PRESENTATION REQUIREMENTS (this applies to artwork that is juried in to the exhibit)

  • Maximum height of any artwork is 9′ (ceilings: 10′).
  • Weight restrictions will be dealt with on a case by case basis.
  • Entries accepted for final jury must be delivered or shipped to the BBAC no later than Saturday, April 27.

LOGISTICS  

  • 2D WORK MUST BE PROPERLY WIRED FOR HANGING!
  • Each accepted work must be identified with the following information:  Artist Name, Address, Phone #, Email Address; School Name, Teacher’s Name, Grade Artist is In Currently; Title; Media; and Price/NFS (if the work is NFS – not for sale – an insurance value must be stipulated or the work will not be accepted for the exhibit).
  • All artwork displayed at the Birmingham Bloomfield Art Center (BBAC) shall be the original work of the artist. No reproductions will be accepted.
  • The BBAC will accept responsibility for the works of art during the exhibition, but will not be responsible for any works delivered in damaged condition. Also, the BBAC will not be responsible for works not picked up within the dates specified for outtake.
  • Condition reports will be made for each work at intake check-in.
  • Artists must note the number of parts or pieces per entry if more than one part or piece.
  • Work MAY NOT, for any reason, be removed from the exhibit prior to the end of the exhibit.

AGREEMENT

  • Submission of a work for jurying shall constitute an agreement to comply with all the conditions set forth in this prospectus.  The BBAC and juror reserves the right to a final selection of accepted works.  The decision of the BBAC and juror is final.
  • All accepted work will remain as placed by the installation team and may not be withdrawn before the close of the exhibit.  
  • If a piece is of a delicate nature or easily damaged, please work with the exhibitions coordinator during intake for placement and installation.
  • The juror and/or BBAC may exercise the right to reject any work not accurately represented by image;   work that fails to meet eligibility requirements; work that exceeds gallery size/weight limitations; or work that is not shipped properly or does not arrive on time.            

SALES

Artists are encouraged to submit art that will be for sale. Work available for sale will be sold at the price indicated on the entry form only.  No price changes are permitted after acceptance into the exhibit. A 45% commission is retained by the BBAC on all sales made during the exhibition, to support the competition and the BBAC’s exhibition, education, and outreach programs.

RIGHTS & REPRODUCTIONS

The BBAC reserves the right to photograph exhibited work and use either these photographs or the artist’s entry images in both print and electronic materials for publicity, promotion, education, and future grant proposals.

BBAC GALLERY HOURS Mon‐Thurs, 9a‐6p; Fri‐Sat, 9a‐5p

JUROR: Sue O’Connor

Sue O’Connor earned her BFA from the University of Denver and has been teaching both adult and youth art classes for over 10 years. Her work has been showcased in Ceramics Monthly Magazine and the book 500 Series: 500 Prints on Clay. O’Connor’s work features illustrative surfaces that are heavily inspired by textile & pattern designs. 

About the BBAC

The Birmingham Bloomfield Art Center, supported by the Michigan Council for Arts and Cultural Affairs and the National Endowment for the Arts, has been providing “art for all” since 1957, and is a regional art center committed to promoting visual arts experiences.  Each year, more than 500 classes are offered for all skill levels and ages, preschool to senior citizens.  Throughout the year, nearly 9,000 individuals are served by classes, workshops, art camps, ArtAccess programs, special events and exhibitions that are free and open to the public. The BBAC also supports hundreds of artists each year, with opportunities to teach, exhibit and sell their work.  The BBAC is a 25,000-square-foot facility with nine classrooms studios, five exhibition galleries and retail Gallery Shop.  For more information, visit www.BBArtCenter.org or find us on Facebook.

Birmingham Bloomfield Art Center

1516 South Cranbrook Road, Birmingham, Michigan 48009

249.644.0866 • BBArtCenter.org