Twelve works, created by ten BGA art students, earned awards in this year's regional 2022 Middle Tennessee Scholastic Art Competition.
The Scholastic Art and Writing Awards are the most prestigious recognition initiative for creative teens and the largest source of scholarships for young artists. Scholastic Art Awards alumni include artists Andy Warhol, Philip Pearlstein, Cy Twombly, Robert Indiana, Kay WalkingStick, Mozelle Thompson, Hughie Lee-Smith, and John Baldessari.
The Silver Key-winning work will be displayed in the Frist Learning Center Great Hall at Cheekwood February 5-27.
Congratulations to the following artists!
Senior Sophie Bruff
Honorable Mention for "Fencing"
Senior Dalia Diab
Silver Keys for "Broken Relationships" and "Black Sheep"
Senior Chloe Drugeot
Honorable Mention for "Tangled"
Senior Faith Newman
Silver Key for "Machine & Man"
Senior Alyssa White
Silver Key for "In My Head"
Junior Gillian Baisden
Silver Key for "Swimming"
Honorable Mention for "Light"
Junior Grayson Douglas
Honorable Mention for "Growing Up"
Junior Isabelle Northam
Honorable Mention for "Octopus"
Junior Andi Sandusky
Silver Key for "Dominos"
Sophomore Olivia Whitley
Silver Key for "Self Portrait"