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Belmont Hill Artists Recognized at Annual Art Awards Chapel

Belmont Hill artists were recently recognized at the annual Art Awards Chapel.  
Belmont Hill artists were recently recognized at the annual Art Awards Chapel.  Steven Kaplan, Arts Department Chair, led the chapel and explained that this semester’s artwork concluded with a recent show in Landau Gallery. He noted that an outside judge came to survey the work, rating it in a variety of categories. Mr. Kaplan also explained that the opinion of any one judge is always subjective and that a different judge may yield different results. “So the message to all of you,” he said, “is that while the following students will be honored, this community appreciates all the effort and work in the show.”
 
Below is a list of the winners. You can view all the art in the accompanying video.
 

Form II Design
Earning Recognition in Design: Josh Doolan and Will Marra
 
Ceramics
Earning Third Place: Henry Schmidek
Earning Second Place: Gabe Peterkin
Earning First Place: Michael Ahonen
 
Advanced Ceramics
Earning Award of Distinction: Charlie Penzone
 
Photography
Earning Third Place: Kevin Jiang
Earning Second Place: Sebastian Costantini
Earning First Place: Alex Sousa
 
Advanced Photography
Earning Award of Distinction: Abe Tolkoff (Lev come on down)
 
Woodworking
Earning Third Place: David Carter
Earning Second Place: Davis Lambert
Earning First Place: Jack Houser
 
Advanced Woodworking
Earning Award of Distinction: Aidan McCormick
 
This year, the judge recognized 2 students for Best in Show:
Jack Tahan and Grant Litchfield
 
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