Fine Arts @ DGN Mission

North High School endeavors to provide an enriching, vibrant, multidisciplinary environment for the study, creation, and presentation of the Fine Arts.

Tuesday, October 20, 2015

Visual Art students garner awards at the College of DuPage inaugural KickstartShow

Congratulations to DGN Visual Art students and faculty on their recent successes and awards at the College of DuPage inaugural KickstartShow.

Student work was juried by professional artists, and prizes were provided by Blick Art Materials.

The juror's gave recognition to several pieces, which will remain on display at the College of DuPage until the end of the month. DGN students receiving jurors' awards were:

Bridget Shatkus
Andra Jankauskaite
Michelle Chan
Jaida Travascio-Green

Juror's selected two pieces for special recognition and prizes as the "Best in Category", and one piece as piece as "Best in Show".

DGN won 2 of the 3 awards: 

Best 3-D artwork: Bridget Shatkus "Life, Death & Rebirth" (teacher: Amy Bernard)

Best of Show: Andra Jankauskaite "Definitely Desolate" (teacher: Megan Kelly)

DGN Fine Arts congratulates these outstanding Visual Artists - and their mentor teachers - on these successes in the inaugural KickstartShow.