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Scholastic Art Awards

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Scholastic Art Awards

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Congratulations to seniors Michael Wyeth Bonser and Terrence Tang whose artworks were chosen from among 3,500 student entries from all over Connecticut for the Regional Scholastic Art Awards.

Michael Wyeth Bonser received a Gold Key and Best in Portfolio for his portfolio titled “Complexities of Life” which features 8 pieces of his work. Michael also received the Hartford Art School Scholarship and the CT Women Artists Scholarship.

Terrence Tang received a Gold Key for his watercolor painting “Earth to Earth.”

Their work will be exhibited at the 2019 Connecticut Scholastic Art Awards Show through Feb. 1 at Slipe Gallery, Hartford Art School on the university campus. The gallery is open Monday through Friday from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. The awards ceremony will be held Sunday, Jan. 27 at Lincoln Theater, with the exhibit open from 12 p.m. to 5 p.m.

Both of their works will be sent on to the National Scholastic Awards to compete against Gold Key Regional Award winners from around the country.

Congratulations to both these young artists for receiving such high honors!