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Oswego Art Show Winners Annouced

Apr 04, 2016 07:30AM ● By Steven Jack

Caden Carmody

The Fox River Academy of Music & Art’s Hometown Expo Art Show was held during the Oswego Chamber Hometown Expo April 2.  

Schools from Oswego and Yorkville, as well as, independent artists and adults entered artwork into the well-attended show.  Over 350 were submitted this year, the most ever entered into this juried show.

The two judges for the event were Lauren Tokar and Adam Bedore.  Lauren is certified in Art Education.  Adam is a professional graphic artist and illustrator. 

This year's winners are:

Kindergarten-2nd Grade

  • 1st- Caden Carmody-Southbury Elementary- Self Portrait
  • 2nd- Aiden Johnson-Wolf's Crossing Elementary- Germs
  • 3rd- Frances Eclavea-Fox Chase Elementary- Cupcakes

3rd-5th Grade

  • 1st- Bailey Abbott- Fox Chase Elementary- Modigliani Self Portrait
  • 2nd- Tawny Kellogg- Hunt Club Elementary- Embossed Foil Mask
  • 3rd- Madilynn Corey- Fox Chase Elementary- The Turtle's Life

6-8th Grade (2-D)

  • 1st- Shane Nelson- Thompson Jr High- Building Design
  • 2nd- Gianna Wolf- Yorkville Intermediate School- Perspective City
  • 3rd- Julia Mitchell- Thompson Jr High- Drawn Graffiti

6-8th Grade (3-D)

  • 1st- Chase Haynor- Thompson Jr High- Top Water
  • 2nd- Autumn Bartel- Thompson Jr High- Slice of Heaven
  • 3rd- Lexie Tugman- Yorkville Middle School- Blue

9-12th Grade (2-D)

  • 1st- Binh Tran-Oswego High School- Phobia
  • 2nd- Andrea Allen- Oswego High School- Hidden
  • 3rd- Bonnie Rott- Oswego High School- Path to Nowhere

9-12th Grade (3-D)

  • 1st- Hayden Gray- Oswego East High School- Death by Psychosis
  • 2nd- Dan Merlo- Oswego High School- Untitled
  • 3rd- Andrea Allen- Oswego High School- Lion's Roar
Adult Amateur
  • 1st, Michael Barry, Bike Parts 
  • 2nd, Ashley Preciado, Taz