Homestead student wins Best of Show in HU’s High School exhibit

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Best of Show “Unexpected Harm”
 0001 2014 HS First Place
First place “The Head and the Heart are Much Too Distant”
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Second place “Ceramic Bowl”
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Third place “Can You Reach?”

HUNTINGTON, Ind. — Madison Brown of Homestead High School won Best of Show for her piece “Unexpected Harm” in Huntington University’s 9th Annual High School Art Exhibit. The awards reception was held Feb. 15.

The exhibit is open to the public in the Robert E. Wilson Gallery on campus through Feb. 22.

Devanne Hamman from Carroll High School received first place for “The Head and the Heart are Much Too Distant.”

Marret Metzger from Manchester High School, received second place for “Ceramic Bowl.”

Amanda Weaver from Peru High School took third place for “Can You Reach?”

Students receiving honorable mentions are as follows:

  • Katy Emier from Homestead High School for “I Picture My Life.”
  • Liz Foreman from Mount Vernon High School for “Trippy Day Dream.”
  • Abigail Haines from Mississinewa High School for “Summer Peaches.”
  • Mariah Mobley from Manchester High School for “Tiger.”
  • Johannes Bingham from Huntington North High School for “Abuse.”
  • Alyssa Del Priore from Carroll High School for “I am the power. I will overcome.”
  • Jeanie Miller from Westview Jr./Sr. High School for “Forever Summer Dreams.”
  • Aubrey Kurt from Valparaiso High School for “True Colors.”
  • Hannah Kirk from Homestead High School for “No Common Sense.”
  • Analee Alford from Bellmont High School for “The Real (Puppet) Boy.”
  • Celine Carter from Manchester High School for “Perfume, Shell and Turtle.”
  • Gretchen Schneider from Whitko High School for “Spirit of Souls.”
  • Abigail Edgell from Traders Point Christian Academy for “Flecha.”
  • Logan Walter from Prairie Heights High School for “Henry the Hexapos.”
  • Jana Thibos from Peru High School for “Free Flowing Form #2.”
  • Natania Adams from Zion Benton Township High School for “The Seasons of Life.”
  • Megan Smith from Warsaw Community High School for “Polynesian Carving.”
  • Ashley Fisher from Lakewood Park Christian for “Society’s Clock.”
  • Maddie Moser from Oak Hill High School for “Untitled.”
  • Krista Hobbs from Oak Hill High School for “Piper.”
  • Sophie Knox from Concordia Lutheran High School for “Monkey Business.”
  • Ye Eun Kim form Peru High School for “Break Time.”

The Wilson Gallery, located in the Merillat Centre for the Arts, is open weekdays from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., before and after all MCA performances and by appointment.

Huntington University is a comprehensive Christian college of the liberal arts offering graduate and undergraduate programs in more than 70 academic concentrations. U.S. News & World Report ranks Huntington among the best colleges in the Midwest, and Forbes.com has listed the university as one of America’s Best Colleges. Additionally, Princeton Review has named the institution a “Best Midwestern College.” Founded in 1897 by the Church of the United Brethren in Christ, Huntington University is located on a contemporary, lakeside campus in northeast Indiana. The university is a member of the Council for Christian Colleges and Universities (CCCU).
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