The work of hundreds of area high school art students has been recognized in the 43rd Annual High School Art Invitational hosted by Quad-City Arts, Rock Island. The show may be reviewed online at quadcityarts.com. High school art teachers in the region were invited to choose works by their top five students, plus one film project, one piece made of wood, and one using recycled materials. The invitational received submissions from 12 schools, 97 students, and 13 teachers.
Left Bank Art League Award: an artist named “Schroeder,” Davenport Central/Creative Arts Academy and The Creativity Award, sponsored by Joel & Diane Franken, to LaDella Gallagher, Central High School/Creative Arts Academy.
The exhibition is made possible by the William Butterworth Foundation, the Deere Employees Credit Union and additional sponsors noted for individual awards.