Ridgefield High School Show
The Ridgefield Guild would like to congratulate all RHS students who submitted their artistic pieces to the 6th Annual RHS Exhibition.
Opening reception Thursday, April 20th, 5:30 – 7 pm.
The Ridgefield Guild would like to congratulate all RHS students who submitted their artistic pieces to the 6th Annual RHS Exhibition. Participating in events like this is a great way to experience and be part of the local art scene. This year we received a very nice mix of artwork that included collage, paintings, photographs, sculpture, digital work, pastel and drawings using pencil, colored pencil, ink, pen and charcoal. It is always a pleasure to view high school work as we, the jurors, find it to be expressive and experimental showing a depth and array of emotion and candor.
We are asking all accepted students to bring in two pieces. We are also awarding prizes, but will make the decision after the artwork is dropped off at the Guild. Cash Awards are for First and Second Place; Honorable Mentions will also be given. Notification of awards will be prior to the Artists’ Reception, which I hope everyone will attend with family and friends. There will be a member show, Bedlam, open downstairs to view also.
Please bring the following pieces to the Guild during the drop off times (see below)
Scarlett Ball– The Tree of Purity, The Essence of Life
Olivia Bernstein- Autumnal Warmth, Maiden Grass
Nicole Bottone– Guardian of Winter, Still Life
Sophia Dicioccio- to be determined
Kenzie Fowler- Elephant, Dancing Angel
Gracie Girvalo- Be Still, Help
Jennifer Gordon- Wired, When Life Gives You Lemons
Christina Kinsbourne- Shattered, The Artist Way
Emily Paribello-Kettle, Still Life
Nathan Pereyra- Auroras, Threads of Consciousness
Nikki Razanek- Oppression, Robin Williams
Madie Roth- Ceramic Horse
Trinity Shinsky- Blue Pattern, Torso of Woman
Dan Strange– Man in Blue, Burst
Kayla Szczerba- Lotus, Box Collage
James Tonra- Castles Made of Sand, Guitar
Sage Tzamouranis- Chaos and the Controlled, Atlas is a Woman
Isabella Walsh- Cold Shadow, Pensive
Important Dates and Times:
Drop Off of Accepted Work: Sunday, April 2 from 12 -4, Wed. and Thurs. April 5&6 from 12 – 4pm. Ridgefield Guild, 34 Halpin Lane, (203) 438-8863. There will be a sign in sheet.
Artists’ Reception: Thursday, April 20th 5:30 – 7 pm. Bring your family and friends! Refreshments will be served. Additionally, there will be the member show, Bedlam, in the downstairs gallery.
Awards Presentation: At the Artists’ Reception, 6 pm.
Exhibition Run: Wednesday, April 12 – Sunday, April 30.
Gallery hours are Wednesday – Sunday, from 12 – 4 pm.
Pick-up of Artwork after the exhibition: Sunday, April 30th from 4-6pm and Monday, May 1 from 4-5:30pm. Please remember to pick up your artwork!! We cannot be responsible for left artwork.
If you have a problem getting your work in during the receiving hours listed above, please contact Cindi Mullins at RGAstudentshow@gmail.comand we will try to arrange another time.
We are looking forward to a great show and hope to see you all at the Artists’ Reception!
Cindi Mullins and Antonio Munoz
Jurors and Co-Creative Directors at the Ridgefield Guild of Artists