The Wilson Gallery, on the campus of Huntington University, just saw the end of its 8th Annual High School Art Exhibit. The show featured artwork from high schools all over Indiana and was open for exhibition from Feb. 27 to March 12, 2013. The show was juried by the Huntington University art professors with cash prizes awarded for Best of Show, 1st, 2nd, and 3rd places.
Western High School sent 10 artworks to participate in this juried competition. Melissa Meyer, Michaela Winger, Laura Christopher, Vanessa Manalo, Hudson Featherstone, Erica Gaskins, Marcus Pingleton and Amanda Luginbuhl each had artwork chosen to be displayed in this exhibit. Michaela Winger, Laura Christopher, Vanessa Manalo and Hudson Featherstone all received honorable mentions for their outstanding artworks. Michaela Winger brought home 2nd place for an acrylic painting titled “The Look,” and Melissa Meyer was awarded Best of Show for a 3-piece dinnerware set titled “A Colorful Room.”