Annual District Art Show & online silent auction May 4-6

on May 4, 2018

Poster for District Art Show - opening reception Friday 5-8 pm; empty bowls fundraiser at 5:30 pm; online auction of student artwork available May 2 at 9 am-May 4 at 7:30 pm. Additional viewing of art show May 5 from 10-3 and May 6 from noon to 5 pmMonroe-Woodbury’s Annual K-12 District Art Show will be held from Friday, May 4 – Sunday, May 6, 2018. Hundreds of amazing artworks from talented student artists at all grade levels will be on display throughout the weekend, beginning with an opening reception on Friday, May 4. This special weekend event celebrates our student artists and the Visual Arts in our community by showcasing students’ art projects in painting, printmaking, computer animation, photography, ceramics, sculpture, video production, drawing and graphics. The highlight of the show is the exemplary portfolio presentations from the High School Senior Art Majors.

OPENING RECEPTION – will be held Friday, May 4, from 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. in the High School main lobby.

ADDITIONAL VIEWING  – The artwork will be available for viewing during the following times: Saturday, May 5, 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. and Sunday, May 6, from 12:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.

EMPTY BOWLS PROJECT – At 5:30 p.m. on Friday, May 5, the much anticipated “Empty Bowls” project will begin. Ceramic students and staff have created a variety of hand-made ceramic bowls for guests to choose from and to keep as a reminder that there are always empty bowls in the world.  In exchange for a meal (ice cream) and the bowl, guests are asked to give a donation of $10. The proceeds will go to The Food Bank of the Hudson Valley.

SILENT AUCTION SCHOLARSHIP FUNDRAISERWednesday, May 2, at 9:00 a.m. through Friday, May 4 at 7:30 p.m. at www.32auctions.com/mwart2018

The popular art auction will be offered online again this year. Auction items have been meticulously designed, sculpted and painted by our Senior Art Majors. Clocks are decorated with original art or colorful representations of famous paintings all created by our Drawing and Painting students. Custom pieces along with the hand painted wooden clocks will also be auctioned. All proceeds will benefit the scholarship program for graduating senior artists.

To create an account, take a look at the artwork and place your bid:

  1. Go to www.32auctions.com/mwart2018
  2. Click on Login on the top right of the screen
  3. You can use the same account you created last year, or you can Create a new account.
  4. Payments can be made through using PayPal, a credit card, or by paying at the desk in the high school lobby on Friday, May 4.
  5. Bring your online device with you for last minute bids!

Then check out the art and place your bid! Bids are updated constantly online so check back often!

Come and celebrate the creative talents of Monroe-Woodbury’s art students! Your support of the Visual Arts and these worthy charitable causes in our community is greatly appreciated.

Check out our senior art majors as they share information about the weekend!


ART MAJORS 2017-2018

Table of s2018 Senior Art Majors
Patty Allen Lauren Eberhardt Skye Lewis Grant Ross
Amber Armato Hushaun Edwards Arianna Mahran Heather Rutishauser
Iliana Arocho Francesca Eisenhut Brandon Palatino Jacoby Sherman
Brooklyn Burgos Griffin Gagler Sarah Rajput Caitlin Sisilli
Patience Caccavale Pedro Gonzalez Krista Reyes Olivia Stemkowski
Amy Crohn Nick Guinto Grace Rocks Sam Tomasi
Olivia Doughty William Isidro Adam Roman John Uhelsky
Alicia Duddy Katelyn Karen Lauren Rosko Shannon Witherby

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