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Visual Arts Awards

2018-19 School Year

Please join the Upper School Art Department in congratulating the following list of Visual Arts students who have won awards and honors at the Scholastic Art Competition. These students span the full range of our Upper School curriculum: the electives program, the Advanced Art Seminar, and Studio.  As always, we are very proud of our students and how well they represent the legacy of our school's founder:  
Luc Allio                    Honorable Mention      Mixed Media
Molly Anderwald       Honorable Mention       Printmaking
Olivia Bush                Silver Key                    Ceramics
Jenna D'Alessandro  Honorable Mention       Art/Photography Portfolio
Cecily Goulis            Silver Key                       Film/Animation
Chloe Guo               Gold Key   Painting (American Visions Award/Best in Show)
Wren Hager             Silver Key                        Sculpture
Ellie Hamilton           Gold Key                         Photography
Emma Lemire          Silver Key                        Art Portfolio
Emma Lemire           Silver Key                        Mixed Media
Jenny Monti              Silver Key                        Ceramics
Theju Nimmagadda  Honorable Mention         Art Portfolio
Cecily Nishimura       Honorable Mention        Art Portfolio
Cecily Nishimura       Silver Key                 Painting (Women's Federation Award)
Lilly Ramundo            Honorable Mention         Drawing
Jack Stone                 Honorable Mention        Design
Sophie Stowe             Honorable Mention        Design
Daniel Zhou                Honorable Mention        Art Portfolio   
The exhibition is on display at Salve Regina through February 17.  Work can also be seen online at the Rhode Island Art Education Association website:

2018 National Scholastic Art Awards
Ben Salinger '18, Silver Key for Ceramics Portfolio

2018 Central Congregational Church RI High School Arts Exhibit
Delaney Foss, Best in Show
Alana Juan, 1st Place Portraiture
Naomi Shimberg, 2nd Place Portraiture
2017 RI Scholastic Art Awards Competition
Upper School
Caroline Esposito, Silver Key, Drawing
Chloe Guo, Gold Key, Drawing
Leah Huntley, Silver Key, Painting
Ellie Miller, Silver Key, Ceramics
Brooke Nani, Silver Key, Drawing
Chloe Nanian, Silver Key, Photography
Ben Salinger, Silver Key, Ceramics
Ben Salinger, Gold Key, Portfolio
Mizuki Samuelson, Silver Key, Printmaking
Naomi Shimberg, Gold Key, Drawing

Middle School
Genevieve Steever, Silver Key, Drawing (through Blue Door Studios) 

An exhibit of all Rhode Island winning work is on display at the Alex and Ani Hall, Rhode Island College, through January 27.

SY 2016-17

2017 National Scholastic Art Awards competition:

Silver Key in Drawing and Illustration
Theju Nimmagadda
2017 RI Scholastic Art Awards competition:
Upper School:
Emma Belkin  Silver Key   Photography
Alexander Best  Gold Key  Sculpture
Maya Hayda  Silver Key Ceramics
Oz Hewett  Gold Key Sculpture
Alex Homer  Gold Key  Photography Portfolio
Alex Homer  Gold Key  Photography
Sydney Krivitsky  Silver Key  Sculpture
Colin Ladd  Gold Key Art Portfolio
Teresa Lee Gold Key  Art Portfolio
Sage Lessa  Silver Key  Design
Andrew Mancini  Gold Key  Art Portfolio
Theju Nimmagadda  Gold Key  Drawing
Eleanor Sultana  Gold Key  Art Portfolio
Middle School:
Genevieve Steever   Gold Key   Mixed Media   (through Blue Door Studios)
SY 2015-16
2016 Scholastic Art Award Winners
Alexander Best     Sculpture Silver Key
Emerson Cazzani  Photography Gold Key
Kyle Dolce           Portfolio Gold Key
Theo Golstein       Painting Gold Key
Theo Golstein       Portfolio Gold Key
Sadie Housberg    Painting Gold Key
Zak Johnson        Ceramics Gold Key
Gregory Kaiser     Portfolio Gold Key
Cloe Michaud       Photography Gold Key 
Katherine Middeleer Painting Silver Key
Ben Saccone        Ceramics Gold Key
Cam St.Onge       Sculpture Silver Key
Sophie Stowe       Sculpture Silver Key
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The Wheeler School is an independent coeducational college preparatory day school for Nursery, Pre-K, K-Grade 12 serving Providence, RI, Greater Providence and Greater Boston. The Hamilton School welcomes Grades 1-8 with language-based learning differences.