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An Artist's Role In the Community
Posted on: 1/17/2015
Onn Thursday, January 22, artist Peter Waite visits Watkinson.  Part of a series of events where Global Studies Seminar students are studying the arts and an artist's role in the community.  Mr. Waite is a well-known Connecticut painter whose work is on display at the Wadsworth Atheneum, New Britain Museum of Art, and other venues. Preview Mr. Waite's art here.
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Watkinson School Artists Clean Up at Scholastic Art Awards
Posted on: 1/16/2015
Eight Watkinson School artists received 10 awards at the Connecticut Scholastic Art Awards.  They are:
Mollie G. '16, Photography, "Don't Stop" GOLD KEY
Daniel M. '16, Sculpture, "Anglerfish" HONORABLE MENTION
Will R. '19, Design, "Led Zeppelin, Stairway To Heaven" GOLD KEY
William H. '15, Sculpture, "The Many Faces Of Time" GOLD KEY
Connor N. '17, Photography, "Vertical Ride" HONORABLE MENTION
Mazzie B. '15, Art Portfolio, "Self Reflections" GOLD KEY
Mazzie B. '15, Mixed Media. "Hardwired" GOLD KEY
Kate G. '16, Painting, "Drowning Without Arms" GOLD KEY
Kate G. '16, Printmaking, "Darby Overlooking the Mountainside", GOLD KEY AND BEST IN SHOW
Yujue W. '15, Drawing and Illustration, "Many Self" HONORABLE MENTION
Congratulations to the students and their teachers, Carolyn Pelkey, MaryHills Powell and Patrick Cronin.

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