First Place at National Art Competition

First Place at National Art Competition

Congratulations to 11th grader, Sarah Sanseverino, for achieving ๐…๐ˆ๐‘๐’๐“ ๐๐‹๐€๐‚๐„ at the annual Congressional Institute visual art competition!!!

Each spring, the Congressional Institute sponsors a nationwide high school visual art competition to recognize and encourage artistic talent in the nation and in each congressional district. Since the Artistic Discovery competition began in 1982, more than 650,000 high school students have participated.

Students submit entries to their representatives’ offices, and panels of district artists select the winning entries. Winners are recognized both in their district and at an annual awards ceremony in Washington, DC. The winning works are displayed for one year at the U.S. Capitol.