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20 Under 20 opens Jan. 11, 2018

The Allen Arts Alliance is excited to present the Annual “20 under 20” juried art competition, showcasing 20 emerging artists under the age of 20 from throughout Collin County. This year, Comerica Bank is sponsoring the prizes to be awarded to the top 3 artists, who were selected by the Artist Selection Panel composed of professional local artists who volunteer their time to judge this competition. The work of these talented young artists will be on display at the Allen Arts Alliance Blue House Too Artspace in Watters Creek from January 11th through January 28th, 2018.

The Arts Alliance received 382 submissions of original artwork from 82 emerging, young, artists, under the age of 20 from; AllenISD, LovejoyISD, PlanoISD, WylieISD, McKinneyISD and Collin College. For a complete list of the 20 selected artists please visit the Blue House Too website.

“20 under 20” is a juried art exhibit showcasing 20 emerging artists from Collin County. The selected 20 artists have to be under the age of 20 as of January 28, 2018, and are competing in all types of media. The Allen Arts Alliance is awarding monetary prizes to the top 3 finalists. flyer: Press Release 2018 20 under 20 competition

This year’s 20 finalists are (in alphabetical order):

Aanchal Mohapatra, Alyssa Gould, Amanda He, Anusri Gunde, Austin Galletti, Deborah Bushland, Elijah Ruhala, Esther Cho, Grace Xiao, Josie Baxley, Kendra Huang, Kevin Fang, Khyathi Gowkanapalli, Oleg Alexeev, Rigoberto, Rocky Sahoo, Ryan Gene Irwin, Safaa Alimi, Tad Greenwald, and Xinyue Shi

Opening Reception

Come celebrate these amazing young artists with us, see who the top 3 finalists are, and enjoy some treats on us

Thursday, January 11, 2018, from 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm

Exhibit Dates and Hours

Friday, January 12, 2018 through Sunday, January 28, 2018

Wed – Fri: 2 pm – 8 pm

Saturdays: 1 pm – 9 pm

Sundays: 1 pm – 6 pm

Thank you to Comerica Bank for sponsoring the prizes for our top three artists!

Oleg Alexeev – Eve -1st place winner

Aanchal Mohapatra – Draped – 2nd place winner

Deborah Bushland – Squint

Eli Ruhala -The Paper Crown

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Summer Street Art Camp for Teens at Dallas Contemporary

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DC TEENS

Street Art Camp

11 – 15 JULY 2016

Teen artists meet at Dallas Contemporary for a fun-filled week of hands-on art projects guided by a professional Dallas street artist. Students will utilize various techniques and materials while learning about the importance of street art in contemporary visual culture.

Supply fee: $175

For more information, contact Autumn Hill at learning@dallascontemporary.org

or download the registration form HERE.

Dallas Contemporary
161 Glass Street
Dallas, Texas 75207

 

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CFBISD Art Show Winners

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The Farmers Branch Carrollton Art Association is proud to announce the 2015-2016 Carrollton Farmers Branch ISD winners.  
These are displayed at the Manske Library in Farmers Branch until December 3.  Our schools have some fabulous talent.   Congrats to all participants.
Scholarship Winner ($800)
Chloe Castanon        Newman Smith HS        Melissa Lesser
Scholarship Competitors
Honorable Mentions
Sarah Parker        Tiger                                                Ranchview HS        Caroline Kinlaw
Bruno Turati          Textured Reef                                 Ranchview HS        Caroline Kinlaw
Solomon Lee         Self Portrait                                    Ranchview HS        Caroline Kinlaw
Hyewon Kim          Sgraffitto Vase                               Ranchview HS         Caroline Kinlaw
Jeongho Park        Old Town                                       Creekview HS          Robert Thomas
Hahyeong Eun       Octopus                                         Creekview HS          Cindy Sommerman
Diviak Abraham     Toothpick Steam Train                  Newman Smith HS   Melissa James
Best of Student Show ($50)
Alexander Ruiz        Portrait “Diego Martinez”        Newman Smith HS                Melissa Lesser
Student Show
First                Amanda Keene    Bunny                        Ranchview HS                 Caroline Kinlaw
Second           Chloe Turner       Self Portrait                Creekview HS                  Robert Thomas
Third               Gricel Portillo       To Tell In The Dark   Creekview HS                   Robert Thomas
Honorable Mentions
Amanda Keene    Pencil Self Portrait     Ranchview HS                  Caroline Kinlaw
Christy Jo Sustaita   Ice Skate               R L Turner HS                   John Payne

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