Visual Arts Students Rank Number One in Orange County

Congratulations to JSerra Visual Arts students and teachers. In our largest showing yet in both Imagination Celebration and the Laguna Beach Art Festival Art Shows to date, JSerra had the largest group of students receive notoriety for their hard work. JSerra ranked number one amongst the submissions from other high school’s within the community in the Laguna Beach Art Show as well as in the Imagination Celebration annual festival.

Imagination Celebration is an annual festival of the arts, celebrating creativity for all high school students in Orange County. This festival is presented by Arts Orange County and Orange County Department of Education. It includes performances and visual arts exhibits throughout Orange County, as well as hands on workshops.

JSerra Art students have submitted artwork to the photography show at the Huntington Beach Fine Arts Center, and 31 of our students have been judged and accepted for the show.

Our Drawing and Painting winners include 24 of our artist/students. The Laguna Beach Junior Art exhibit has juried in a total 10 of our students for the show that will run from July 1 through August 31.

You can see the winning 2-D art showcase at:
South Coast Plaza’s Crate and Barrel Mall- May 1st through May 31.

Teachers Jeff Kahl, and Nancy Harrell are proud of their student’s accomplishments in the 2-D categories. With 3 of our students in the 2-D category moving onto the Laguna Beach Festival this summer, it has proved to be a very successful year.

You can see the winning Photography showcase at the Huntington Beach Art Gallery- May 1st through May 31st.,

Mr. Harrell and Mrs. Stehney have a right to be proud of their 31 students who qualified for this exhibit. Mr. Harrell was pleased with the variety of pieces chosen from his classes. Mrs. Stehney was happy to see the pieces from her “What is Beauty” project chosen as well. In addition, students from Mrs. Stehney class will have 7 pieces in the Laguna Beach Art Exhibit.

Great work JSerra Visual Arts students!

To see a complete list of the winning students and their art work please click here.

JSerra Student Art Displayed at South Coast Plaza

The Imagination Celebration Art Showcase recently announced JSerra students to have the honor of their work displayed for the All District show portion of the Imagination Celebration, on display for the month of May in the Crate & Barrel mall.

Alli Jensen – 9th – Scratchboard
Danny Razzano – 10th – Dead Christ
Matt Rudd – 10th – Untitled
Brad Ashworth – 11th – Sacrifice
Sam Meraz – 11th – Dog Tired
Luke Decker – 11th – Untitled
Kat Delaney – 12th – Venice
Johanna Radbone – 12th – Untitled
Johanna Radbone – 12th – Pen and Ink – Wagon Wheel
Sarah Eichenauer – 12th – New York City

*All displays are free to the public during regular business hours.

Imagination Celebration Art Show Recognizes JSerra Students

Danny Razano is one of 10 sophomores countywide to be featured in Laguna Beach art shows this summer.
Congratulations are in order for several of JSerra’s outstanding art students. Their artwork has been chosen to be displayed at South Coast Plaza for the month of May for the county wide art show Imagination Celebration. Our students were chosen from a field of 6,500 entrants from schools all over the county. The 1,000 winners from grades K through 12 will be displayed in the Crate and Barrel Mall in South Coast Plaza May 3-26. A reception will be held on Saturday, May 8 at 12:30 for all students, families and interested individuals.

These students are Katie Cascino, Meghan Celentano, Connor Dugard, Daniel Early, Jenae McDonald, Daniel Razzano, and Maddie Renezeder.

The work is also juried down to the top 10 students in each grade countywide, and the chosen students’ work will be displayed at the Laguna Beach Art Festival and Pageant of the Masters from July 3 through August 30. We are proud to announce that Danny Razzano was chosen to represent JSerra in the sophomore category.