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Hinsdale Central Announces Scholastic Art Winners

Hinsdale, IL – February 8, 2017 – Hinsdale Central High School today congratulated the students who showcased their art work this past weekend at the Scholastic Art Awards Regional Show. Hinsdale Central students took home 19 awards, including one Gold Key Portfolio and seven Gold Keys. All of the Gold Key awards will be submitted to the national competition, to be held in March. Over 2,600 works were submitted from students throughout northern Illinois.

The listings below indicate the award level, followed by the name of student, the subject area and the title of the work.

Gold Key Portfolio
Helen Hu, Art Portfolio, “(Un)natural Selection”

Gold Key Awards
Julia Baroni, Mixed Media, “Monogrammed Girls”
Julia Baroni, Mixed Media, “Finding a Television”
Wendy Li, Mixed Media, “Coexistence”
Wendy Li, Mixed Media, “College Collage”
Anushka Nair, Painting, “The Burden of Compulsions”
Anushka Nair, Painting, “Shifting Perspective”
Qianfan Song, Painting, “Simple Pleasures”

Silver Key Awards
Julia Baroni, Comic Art, “Artificiality Spreads 1 & 2”
Isaac Brorson, Jewelry, “Envy”
Megan Guenther, Ceramics & Glass, “Flight”
Helen Hu, Drawing and Illustration, “School Portrait”
Agatha Krasuski, Painting, “Hands”
Anushka Nair, Painting, “Scorn”
Xue Pan, Drawing and Illustration, “My Hobbies”

Honorable Mention Awards
Megan Guenther, Ceramics & Glass, “Terra”
Jessy Huang, Painting, “City Blues”
Agatha Krasuski, Painting, “Untitled”
Wendy Li, Sculpture, “Paper Girl”