By Sarah Hutchinson
See works by 24th Annual Teen Art Show winners Serena McGowan, Camille Koslo, and Ingrid Jones this month in the Fredericksburg Atrium Gallery.
"The Fredericksburg area is defined by an amazing and unique arts community. It is so exciting to be able to help build and promote the talents of our teenagers through our annual show." - Craig Graziano, Youth Services Manager, Fredericksburg Branch
Students in grades 9-12 living in the City of Fredericksburg, Spotsylvania, Stafford, and Westmoreland counties - as well as any other students who have a library card with Central Rappahannock Regional Library - are encouraged to submit their original artwork.
Students may submit two pieces between February 19-27, 2020. Grades 9-10 will be judged by the upper classmen on the night of the opening reception, allowing them to further develop their critical skills. Grades 11-12 will be judged by local artists Johnny P. Johnson, Gabriel Pons, and Joelle Cathleen. The 25th Annual Teen Art Show opening reception will take place on Friday, March 6 from 7:00-8:30 with the pieces on display throughout the month.