May 12, 2014 – Congratulations to three talented Mentor High School artists who earned top honors at the 2014 Congressional Art Competition, and now some of their work will hang in our Nation’s capitol. They are:
First Place: “Through the Green Glass” by Carolina Kane, 11th grade, Mentor High School
Second Place: “Pretty as a Peacock” by Katey Strader, 11th grade, Mentor High School
Fourth Place: “By the Sounding Sea” by Elizabeth Vanek, 11th grade, Mentor High School
Carolina's winning artwork will hang in the U.S. Capitol for one year, displayed alongside artwork from winners across the country. She will also be invited to an awards ceremony in Washington, D.C., in June. Katey's second-place entry will be displayed in Joyce's Washington D.C. office. Elizabeth's fourth-place entry will hang in the Twinsburg district office.
Click here to view photos of the artwork