Each piece was selected by art authorities from thousands of submissions representing schools throughout Orange County. The exhibit has become not only a showcase for new generations of young Orange County student artists but also a vivid testimonial to the value and importance of continuing arts education in our school systems.
Junior, Nikka Contursi will exhibit three photos at the Laguna Pageant of the Masters, the most from any school in the history of the pageant. The following students have demonstrated excellence in traditional darkroom skills, alternative processes and digital media:
Connection- Aryanna Hamidi
Playful Lions- Kelsey Testman
Dream Big- Josephine Duran
New Beginning- Zach Woznicki
Face Up- Courtney Vaccher
Insomnia – Nicolette Contursi
Cost was here- Nicolette Contursi
Broguiere’s – Nicolette Contursi
Blind -Courtney Strafeldas
Presentation of Time- Claire Grace
“I’m so proud of all my students and their hard work, this is such an honor,” said Regina Stehney, photography teacher.
The exhibit is now showing through August 31 from 10 a.m. –11:30, at Festival of Arts in Laguna Beach.