BYFIELD – Artists and writers at The Governor’s Academy recently received 57 awards in the Scholastic Art & Writing Awards.
Twenty-five art students at the academy won 39 awards, earning nine Gold Keys, 13 Silver Keys and 17 honorable mentions.
Ten Govs students won 18 writing awards in the competition, earning four Gold Keys, four Silver Keys and 10 honorable mentions.
Art award winners included:
Gold Keys – Two awards for Rose Robinson in Painting; Judy Wang, Drawing and Illustration; Timothy Chung, Photography; Vy Tran, Photography; Maddie Grimes, Ceramics and Glass; Sarah Griffin, Sculpture; and awards for Bimba Carpenter, Architecture and Industrial Design, and Film and Animation.
Silver Keys – Kate Colvin, Painting; Cassie Reinertson, Painting; Kathryn Resnick, Painting; Bimba Carpenter, in Architecture and Industrial Design; Judy Wang, Painting; Timothy Chung, Photography; Berk Gorgen, Photography; Jackson Hurd-Messom, Photography; three awards for Leo Lin, Photography; Haodi Shi, Photography; Kevin Jiang, Ceramics and Glass; Melina Robertson, Ceramics & Glass.
Honorable mentions – Awards for Bimba Carpenter, Fashion and Film and Animation; Ava Kutner, Drawing & Illustration; Mindy Liu, Drawing & Illustration; June Stevens, Painting; Matt Barrett, Photography; two awards for Scott Burnham, Photography; Hana Dence, Photography; Rayha Karanth; Photography; Leo Lin, Photography; Will Nekoroski, Ceramics & Glass; Sarah Randall, Ceramics & Glass; Rose Robinson, Ceramics & Glass; and Mindy Liu, Drawing & Illustration.
Writing award winners:
Gold Keys – Two awards to Bimba Carpenter in the Critical Essay category; Jessica Choe, Personal Essay & Memoir; and Daphne Cuevas, Personal Essay & Memoir.
Silver Keys – Three awards for Bimba Carpenter for Poetry, Personal Essay and Critical Essay; and Rosangela Mejia, Short Story.
Honorable mentions – Two awards for Bimba Carpenter in the Critical Essay category; two awards for Ericson Kuo for Poetry; Eric Lin, Personal Essay & Memoir; Rose Robinson, Poetry; Annabelle Svahn, Short Story; Judy Wang, Personal Essay & Memoir; and David Zhao, Short Story.