The Scholastic Art Awards of 2016 Mississippi Regional Competition
February 11, 2017 – April 2, 2017
The Donna and Jim Barksdale Galleries for Changing Exhibitions
Vivienne Tenev (Grade 11, MS School of Math and Science, Columbus), Home Sweet Home, acrylic on canvas.
Anna Kathryn Becker (Grade 10, St. Andrew's Episcopal School, Jackson), Floating Mask, sculpture.
Gabrielle Davis (Grade 12, MS School of the Arts, Brookhaven), Found Nemo, watercolor, pencil, ink
Grace Powell (Grade 11, Bay High School, Bay St. Louis), Testing Day, acrylic on newspaper
Greer Underwood (Grade 11, Jackson Preparatory School), Night Shift, photography
Jeremy Donahue (Grade 12, Forest Hill High School), Man Eater, pastel and colored pencil on paper
Samantha McCraw (Grade 11, Germantown High School), Mondays with Isaac, collage
The Mississippi Museum of Art hosts this annual Mississippi Regional Competition for students in grades 7 through 12 from throughout the state. All artworks winning at the regional level are exhibited prior to national competition, where Gold Key regional winners are eligible to compete. Sponsored by Atmos Energy. Cost: Free to the public.
Click here to learn more about the Scholastic Art Awards and to view full list of 2016 winners.