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Three National Scholastic Art Winners for 2022

The Wakefield Art Department is thrilled to announce that Wakefield has 3 National Scholastic Art Winners for 2022: Mason Taylor- National Silver Medal for his Portfolio, “Black People Just Being Black” Marceline Castrillon- National Gold Medal and American Visions Award for her photo, “Lachrymarum” Katerine Velasquez,  National Gold Medal for her painting, “Growing up in […]

2022 Visions Juried Art Competition

Wakefield artists once again sweep this year’s 2022 Visions Juried High School Art Competition sponsored by Marymount University. 39 works of art were jury selected from more than 200 entries from all over Northern Virginia. Wakefield artists managed to receive 27 of them! In addition, 1st, 2nd, 3rd and 2 Honorable Mention awards were all […]

2022 Scholastic Art Winners

See all 2022 Scholastic Art Winners   The results for the Regional Scholastic Art Awards are in and our very own Wakefield Art students claim a whopping 247 individual Awards!  We also picked up 16/16 Portfolio awards!  Portfolios are a thematic body of 6 works that is a visual culmination of 4 years of Art […]

Activist Art

Connor Czora, Creative Director at District Clay studios in DC, gave a presentation and demonstration to ceramics students about his activist artwork which addresses politics, gender and climate change.

Youth Will Be the Change: PTSA Reflections Winners 2021-2022

Vivian Alvarado who won for Outstanding Interpretation in the High School Photography category for her Photograph, “Youth will be the Change”. Gabriela Romero Martinez, who won for Outstanding Interpretation in the High School Visual Arts category for her Drawing.   Words That Change the World Evelyn Rives PTA Reflections 2021 Shelves of shadowed wood stretch tall […]

2021 Scholastic Art Award Winners

The results for the Regional Scholastic Art Awards are in and our very own Wakefield Art students claim a whopping 285 individual Awards!  We also picked up 30/30 Portfolio awards!Portfolios are a thematic body of 6 works that is a visual culmination of 4 years of Art and is limited to Seniors. In total, our students won 154 individual Gold Keys, […]