Art Students Shine at Art Shows

H-F Art students competed in the Feb. 14th SWSC Visual Arts Festival, held at Governors State University. Congratulations to: 
  • Katie Kuester (1st Place - Program Cover Design)
  • Mia Guzynski (Best of Mixed Media)
  • Rebecca Francis (Best of School - Photography)
On Sunday, Feb. 23, the Illinois Art Education Association sponsored its firstHigh School Regional Art Exhibition at the Zhou B Arts Center in Chicago. More than 325 students representing 65 high schools competed and were judged by a panel of 12 professional artists. H-F had five students participate and four receive awards at this inaugural event:
  • Ricky Dunn (Best of Show - Photography)
  • Brittany Bautista (Honorable Mention - Graphic Design)
  • Josephine Edelbrock (Honorable Mention - Sculpture)
  • Denee Webster (Honorable Mention - Painting; also received summer scholarships for the  University of Illinois and Illinois Wesleyan University)
  • Vera-Patience Dureke