Every year at our Arts to End Violence Gallery Opening we ask judges to pick the pieces they feel demonstrate the most powerful messaging, inspirational personal statements, and creativity. Congratulations to the following artists for meeting and exceeding these criteria with their outstanding work!!
Angel Valerio – First Prize
Danní Hazell – Second Prize
Angel Crespi – Third Prize
Kings County Hospital Art Therapy Group – Honorable Mention
Ramatoulaye Bah, International High School – Honorable Mention
Michelle Zhang and Kate Wu, Brooklyn School of Inquiry – Honorable Mention
Yvonna Squires, East Brooklyn Community High School – Honorable Mention
Jose Jurado, International High School – Honorable Mention
Thank you again to everyone who submitted work to this show. We appreciate your commitment to making art with messages around community building, anti-violence, peace, and healing. We hope to see more work from you in the future!
If you’re interested in submitting art to next year’s gallery show, or if you’re interested in hosting an art workshop at your school next spring contact Marlies Talay at firstname.lastname@example.org or 718-619-4248.