ESM Students Earn Scholastic Art AwardsESM students earned 19 awards at the 2021 CNY Scholastic Art Awards including 3 Gold Keys, 10 Silver Keys and 6 Honorable Mentions. Gold Key pieces will go on to the national competition.
The COVID-19 pandemic resulted in fewer entries this year from throughout the 13 Central New York counties represented. Pieces were judged virtually. The CNY Scholastic Art Awards are sponsored by M&T Bank and hosted by Onondaga Community College. A virtual exhibit and awards ceremony are planned to celebrate student artists, teachers and area supporters.
ESM had three students that earned Gold Key awards: Lindsey Burton in Painting; Connor Jacobs, Photography and Emma Jaquin, Drawing & Illustration.
Silver Key winners include Kailee Clark, Architecture & Industrial Design; Connor Jacobs, Photography; Emma Jaquin, Drawing & Illustration; Hannah Kowanes, Drawing & Illustration; Korey Lesko, Drawing & Illustration; Kylie Mapstone, Drawing & Illustration; Carly Sloan, Digital Art; Samantha Weigel, Drawing & Illustration and Ava Zelenz, two awards in Drawing & Illustration.
Honorable mention awards include: Amber Cardarelli, Drawing & Illustration; Connor Jacobs, Photography; Emma Jaquin, Drawing & Illustration; Lilia Pena, Architecture & Industrial Design; Jazmin Tyo, Painting and Samantha Weigel, Drawing & Illustration.
Story on CNY school district pieces:
|Lindsey Burton||12||Painting||Breakfast||Gold Key||Cincotta, Matt|
|Amber Cardarelli||11||Drawing & Illustration||Masked||Honorable Mention||Cincotta, Matt|
|Kailee Clark||10||Architecture & Industrial Design||Building At Night||Silver Key||Bachta, Todd|
|Connor Jacobs||12||Photography||Watch||Gold Key||Cincotta, Matt|
|Connor Jacobs||12||Photography||Flourish||Honorable Mention||Cincotta, Matt|
|Connor Jacobs||12||Photography||Wait||Silver Key||Cincotta, Matt|
|Emma Jaquin||10||Drawing & Illustration||Sea turtle||Gold Key||Russo, Teresa|
|Emma Jaquin||10||Drawing & Illustration||The leaning Tower||Honorable Mention||Russo, Teresa|
|Emma Jaquin||10||Drawing & Illustration||Avah||Silver Key||Russo, Teresa|
|Hannah Kowanes||12||Drawing & Illustration||Glitter||Silver Key||Cincotta, Matt|
|Korey Lesko||11||Drawing & Illustration||Birb||Silver Key||Cincotta, Matt|
|Kylie Mapstone||10||Drawing & Illustration||The Tiger||Silver Key||Russo, Teresa|
|Lilia Pena||10||Architecture & Industrial Design||Fountain Park||Honorable Mention||Bachta, Todd|
|Carly Sloan||12||Digital Art||Jahseh||Silver Key||Cincotta, Matt|
|Jazmin Tyo||11||Painting||Times Square||Honorable Mention||Cincotta, Matt|
|Samantha Weigel||9||Drawing & Illustration||Portrait of a Boy||Honorable Mention||Russo, Teresa|
|Samantha Weigel||9||Drawing & Illustration||Feathered Era||Silver Key||Russo, Teresa|
|Ava Zelenz||10||Drawing & Illustration||Hollow||Silver Key||Cincotta, Matt|
|Ava Zelenz||10||Drawing & Illustration||Peril||Silver Key||Cincotta, Matt|