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Scholastic Art and Writing 2019-20 Award Winners

The Village School had 43 art recognitions between the middle and high school who won either a Gold Key, Silver Key, or Honorable Mention in the 2019-2020 Scholastic Art Competition!

  • Maye Harris Scholastic Competition
  • Solemei Adeline Scholastic Competition
  • Max Scholl Scholastic Competition
  • Vera Scholastic Competition
  • Phillipine Scholastic Competition
  • Teresa Scholastic Competition

Our students won awards in the following categories: photography, ceramics and glass, sculpture, fashion, drawing and illustration, video game design, painting, digital art, photography, film and animation, future new, and Editorial Cartoon by The Herb Block Foundation! The department is so proud that the visual art program was represented in so many categories this year and we are extremely thrilled to brag about the amount of artistic talent we have within our student body! Congratulations to all of our award recipients: 


Regional Gold Key

Middle School:

Adeline Mai & Solemei Scamaroni, 8th grade, EverlastingFashion


High School:

Darcie Birbiglia, 9th grade, Draped in BlueFashion

Teresa Bing, 12th grade, DrowningVideo Game Design

Maye Harris, 12th grade, Reclusive SilenceSculpture

Maye Harris, 12th grade, Gripped, Ceramics & Glass

Zijian Miao, 12th grade, Eye for an EyeFilm & Animation

Doris Mikulek, 12th grade, A Study Anatomie Pt. 1Drawing & Illustration 


Regional Silver Key

Middle School:

Adam Nomanbhoy, 8th Grade, Self PortraitDrawing & Illustration

Vedh Shetty, 8th Grade, Hollow, Digital Art

Elizabeth Streeter, 8th grade, DelightfulDrawing & Illustration

Vera Derengovskaia, 8th grade, FauvismFashion


High School:

Elizabeth Collins, 9th grade, Baroque BouquetPhotography

Alexandra Marty, 9th grade, Sky's the LimitPhotography

Max Scholl, 9th grade, Gasoline Canister, Photography

Philippine Clocher, 10th grade, Bearing FruitCeramics & Glass

Minh Dao Nguyen, 11th grade, The PassageDrawing & Illustration

Yifei Zhang, 11th grade, WavesFashion

Daphne Hsu, 12th grade, Wind BlownDrawing & Illustration

Doris Mikulek, 12th grade, A Study Anatomie pt. 2Drawing & Illustration

Feiyu Hong, 12th grade, The Truman ShowPhotography

Zoe Akinbodunse, 12th grade, Relaxing in BluePhotography


Honorable Mentions

Middle School:

Zindagi Malhotra, 7th grade, Missing my MamaDrawing & Illustration

Samantha Awaritefe, 8th grade, Self Portrait, Drawing

Vera Derengovskaia, 8th grade, Galaxy, Digital art


High School:

Kahani Malhotra, 9th grade, Into the UnknownPhotography

Akshat Kumar, 9th grade, Money > HumanityEditorial Cartoon by The Herb Block Foundation

Regina Blenda, 9th grade, IndividualDigital Art

Nouf Alkhudair, 10th grade, Just a GirlPainting

Philippine Clocher, 10th grade, Lucent ThreadsFashion

Esha Garg, 10th grade, Layers of SaraDrawing & Illustration

Raditya Leutscher, 11th grade, Through the City, Photography

Swati Sahdev,  11th grade, Silver LiningSculpture

Vivian Wu, 11th grade, Self Portrait, Drawing & Illustration

Yazan Binnasser, 11th grade, Man's GripPhotography

Madeline Davis, 11th grade, Rustic HydraSculpture

Zoe Birbiglia, 12th grade, SisterPhotography

Daphne Hsu, 12th grade, Decapitated Bunny girlCeramics & Glass 

Doris Mikulek, 12th grade, StarmanDrawing & Illustration

Doris Mikulek, 12th grade, Art!Drawing & Illustration

Vanathi Selvan, 12th grade, Be Who You Want To BeFuture New

Sophia Smilenov, 12th grade, CagedSculpture

Hongbo Zhao, 12th grade, Mountain & River & Moon, Ceramics & Glass

Yifan Jiang, 12th grade, Turquoise PotCeramics & Glass