Albany High art students recognized
ALBANY, N.Y. (March 7, 2019) – The
work of five Albany High School art students was selected by the Capital
Area Art Supervisors to be part of the 20th Annual High School Regional
Juried Art Exhibition.
The City School District of Albany submitted 24 pieces, this year held
at Albany Center Gallery, and the judges accepted works by Maxine Sarfo
(junior), Aangelique Gonzalez (senior), Nazanin Mosavi (sophomore), Lily
Rice (sophomore) and Erik Smits (junior).
In total, 516 works were submitted from 24 local school districts and
107 were chosen.
Due to the size limitations at the Albany Center Gallery, there will be
two openings. The Albany Center Gallery will open the exhibit for the
public during Albany's First Friday on April 5 and a reception
specifically for the student artists, along with their family and
friends, will be held on Thursday, April 4 from 5-8:00 p.m.
Congratulations to our artists on such an important and prestigious
The mission of
the City School District of Albany is
to work in partnership with our diverse community to engage every
learner in a robust educational program designed to provide the
knowledge and skills necessary for success. The district
about 9,500 students in 18 elementary, middle and high schools. In
addition to neighborhood schools, the district includes several magnet
schools and programs, as well as other innovative academic opportunities
for students, including four themed academies
at Albany High School.