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Black & White Photography Contest Exhibit
Current Exhibit

Black & White Photography Contest Exhibit

March 25 – April 30

K-12 Exhibit Hall

Reception: April 13, 6-8pm

Grand Prize, Peter Tsanev, If You Didn't Get Dirty, You Didn't Play

Schack Art Center received more than 175 entries for its 2017 Black & White Photography Contest. The contest was open to all Snohomish County High School students. Photographs were judged in two categories, Grades 9/10th and Grades 11/12th. Three local, well-known photographers served as judges: Berette Macaulay, Barbara Reed, and Lloyd Weller.


Schack Art Center is pleased to honor the following local students:

The GRAND PRIZE winner of the 2017 Black & White Photography Contest is awarded to Peter Tsanev, a junior at Edmonds-Woodway High School, for his piece "If You Didn't Get Dirty, You Didn't Play".

Other recipients were:
GRADES 9/10th CATEGORY
1st PLACE - Doma Sherpa, "Footsteps", Lynnwood High School, Grade 10
2nd PLACE - Madeline Crist, "Monte Cristo Ghost Town", Everett High School, Grade 9
3rd PLACE - Grayson LeCompte, "Defeat", Edmonds-Woodway High School, Grade 10

9/10th HONORABLE MENTION RECIPIENTS:
Ashley Ortiz, "Black Soul", Edmonds-Woodway High School, Grade 10
Stephanie Rasar, "Out the Window", Edmonds-Woodway High School, Grade 10
Angus Rate, "Black Magic", Edmonds-Woodway High School, Grade 9

Kate Swires, "Hidden", Edmonds-Woodway High School, Grade 9
Andrew Wugumgeg, "Perspective", Cascade High School, Grade 10

GRADES 11/12th CATEGORY
1st PLACE - Charlotte Lee, "Guatemala Mausoleum", Kamiak High School, Grade 12
2nd PLACE - Abigail Pugh, "Drowning", Kamiak High School, Grade 12
3rd PLACE - Abby Storwick, "Paciencia Y Fe", Lake Stevens High School, Grade 11
11/12th HONORABLE MENTION RECIPIENTS:
Sierra Buckley, "An Earful", Meadowdale High School, Grade 12
Maiya Cushing, "Destination", Snohomish High School, Grade 12
Noelle Forkey, "Moment of Solitude", Glacier Peak High School, Grade 12
Amber McCall, "Moon Child", Snohomish High School, Grade 12
Madelyn Rairdon, "Faceless", Edmonds-Woodway High School, Grade 12
Peyton Young, "Stepping Stairs", Glacier Peak High School, Grade 12

Award winners will be honored at the Schack's spring Teen Night on Thursday, April 13 at 6pm.

An exhibit of all the entries is currently on display in the Emerging Young Artists' Gallery at the Schack Art Center from March 25 - April 30, 2017. Gallery hours will be as follows: Monday-Friday, 10-6pm; Saturday, 10-5pm; and Sunday, 12-5pm (closed Easter Sunday, April 16).