Youth Art Month Exhibition Awards Ceremony
Logan-Hocking Middle
Submitted by: Roxanna Lehman/Dani Bell
Hope Monk

Congratulations, Emily Olejniczak, Ethan Perera & Hope Monk on being selected for the Youth Art Month Exhibit! Their outstanding work is among 133 pieces on display until March 23, at the State Teacher's Retirement Systems building on East Broad Street, in Columbus!! #NationalYouthArtMonth

Press Release Submitted by Roxanna Lehman.

On March 2nd, LHMS art instructors, several of their students, families, and administrators in downtown Columbus for the Ohio Art Education Associationís state level art shows. The Young Peopleís Art Exhibition and the Christie Casper Ohio Youth Art Month Exhibition are held simultaneously within a few blocks of one another each year.

The Youth Art Month Exhibition awards ceremony and reception was held that afternoon at the State Teacherís Retirement Systems building, East Broad Street. This select exhibition of student work is also available for public viewing through the 23rd of the month during normal business hours. LHMS art instructors, administration, student artists, families, and guests were in attendance as the students received their certificates and well deserved recognition for their beautiful works of art. One hundred thirty-three student artworks from the eight Ohio regions were selected from thousands submitted state wide.

Logan-Hocking Middle School is proud and excited to have three student works selected for this yearís Youth Art Month Exhibition. Emily Olejniczak created a lovely bowl with woven embellishment in ceramic and fiber. Emily is the student of Mrs. Suzanne Oldham. Ethan Pereraís pumpkin in oil pastel is bright and bold. Mrs. Heather Hacker is Ethanís art instructor. Finally, Hope Monkís exceptional rose in chalk pastel is beautifully detailed. Hope is the student of Mrs. Roxanna Lehman.

It is a distinct honor for any student to have artwork chosen for either of these state level exhibitions. This is the 31st consecutive year out of the 39 year history of the Young Peopleís Art Exhibition for Logan-Hocking Middle School to have student works selected for exhibit. The Youth Art Month is in its second decade and LHMS has been represented each year since the exhibitionís founding.

Youth Art Month Exhibit Photos

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