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3/2016: Rising Stars

Emily Digital photo

Emily Koadegal, “Layered Figure”

YIA Gallery is  hosting the 25th Anniversary of the “Rising Stars” Marin County High School Art Show from March 6-25. “Rising Stars” is open to all high school in Marin–public, private and alternative. Works are selected by school art teachers. The “Rising Stars” exhibit is adjudicated by a panel of local art experts; see below for a complete list of 2016 winning entries.

This year’s show will also travel to the Marin Center where it will be on display in April and May!

Join us during regular gallery hours to see amazing art by teens in our community.

“Rising Stars” the 25th Annual Marin County High School Art Show
March 6-25, 2016
YIA Gallery at Youth in Arts
917 “C” Street, San Rafael, CA
Open 10 am-4 pm Monday-Friday
Admission: FREE

Best in Show, Jenna Tooley, San Marin High School
Best Drawing, Haley Bjursten, Redwood High School
Best Painting, Siena Starbird, Marin Academy
Best Photography, Emily Koagedal, San Domenico School
Best Sculpture, Gabriel Hamilton, Sir Francis Drake High School

Merit Award, Mia Etem, Marin Academy
Merit Award ,Rachel Barnett, Marin School of the Arts
Merit Award, Emily Irish, Terra Linda High School
Merit Award, Jon Sutter, Marin Academy
Merit Award, Brandon Rowell, Marin Catholic High School
Merit Award, Alyssa Ruehle, Marin School of the Arts
Merit Award, Joey Rempe, Marin School of the Arts
Merit Award, Matthew Watkins, Marin School of the Arts
Merit Award, Esmée DeBarssi, San Domenico School
Merit Award, Walker Laughlin, Sir Francis Drake High School
Merit Award, Maja Collins, Tomales High School
Merit Award, Nina Marshall, San Marin High School
Merit Award, Sam Emblige, Tamalpais High School
Merit Award, Matilda Fritz, Tamalpais High School
Merit Award, Teamworks Art Mentoring/Loma Alta

Perry’s Sponsor Prize, Kimberly DesRosiers, The Marin School
Perry’s Sponsor Prize, Rachel Schottstaedt, Marin Catholic High School
YIA Prize, Lauren Day, San Marin High School
YIA Prize, Elena Gaxiola, San Rafael High School
YIA Prize, Marley Townsend, Tamalpais High School
Special Prize for Photography, Samantha Kreling, Marin School of the Arts

Honorable Mention, Sydni Cook, Marin School of the Arts
Honorable Mention, Gina Goldin, Fusion Academy Marin
Honorable Mention, Jack Lukowitsch, Marin Academy
Honorable Mention, Sarah Sekula, Marin School of the Arts
Honorable Mention, Ben Massik, Redwood High School
Honorable Mention, Angus Gosman, San Domenico School
Honorable Mention, Theo Andrews, Tamalpais High School
Honorable Mention, Jackson Gathard, Tamalpais High School
Honorable Mention, Suzette Gonzalez, Terra Linda High School
Honorable Mention, Jaseylane Cleveland, Terra Linda High School
Honorable Mention, Rebecca Strull, Marin Academy
Honorable Mention, Diana Herrera, San Rafael High School
Honorable Mention, Grace Roberts Burbank, The Branson School

Esmee Book SM

Esmee DeBarssi, “Forest”

Thank you to our judges:

Kay Carlson, Katie Rice Jones, Alan Plisskin, Melissa Woodburn

And many thanks to our generous sponsors:

San Anselmo Arts Commission

Marin Independent Journal

Marin Open Studios

Perry’s Art Supplies & Framing

Il Davide Restaurant

Black Cat Studio