BSM Artists Earn Recognition in MSHSL Visual Arts Competition

BSM Artists Earn Recognition in MSHSL Visual Arts Competition

This spring, BSM artists participated in the MSHSL Section 4AA / 5AA Visual Arts Competition for the first time. In total, 17 artworks were submitted, and 14 pieces were recognized with either an Excellent or Superior rating, and one piece received a Spotlight on the Arts distinction. What a great showing for Red Knights!

View a slideshow of the recognized BSM artwork and artist statements here. 

Join us in congratulating the following students:

 

Spotlight on the Arts Award Winners

Name, Category, Title

Mikey McCormick ‘21, Painting, North Shore                                                            

 

Superior Level

To receive a SUPERIOR rating, a student shall (a) demonstrate a precise and fluent knowledge of the tools, skills, elements, principles, and history of art; (b) make artistic choices based on expanding, transforming, or combining options to improve or refine the artwork, and (c) creative expression through the synthesized use of elements, principles, skills, techniques and materials in the creation of the artwork.

Name, Category, Title

Bella Bolin ‘21, Drawing, Stresses of School

Ciera Hanson ‘21, Drawing, Unspoken

Ciera Hanson ‘21, Painting, Our Beholder

Ciera Hanson ‘21, Painting, Honey

Bella Bolin ‘21, Painting, Green-Screen

Mikey McCormick ‘21, Digital Photo, My Love

Claudia Larson ‘21, Painting, BLM Pieta

Bri Ehmiller ‘21, Digital Photo, Duluth, Minnesota

Mikey McCormick ‘21, Painting, North Shore

Maya Rooney-O’Donnell ‘23, Digital Photo, Ripples of Peace

Grace Ortizcazarin ‘24, Ceramics, Winter Fog

 

Excellent Level

EXCELLENT To receive an EXCELLENT rating, a student shall (a) demonstrate accurate and articulate knowledge of the tools, skills, elements, principles and history of art; (b) make artistic choices based on evidence to improve or refine the artwork, and (c) creatively express through crafted or modified use of elements, principles, skills, techniques and materials in the creation of the artwork.

Name, Category, Title

Bella Bolin ‘21, Drawing, Self Portrait

Christine Koch ‘21, Digital Photo, The Way Her Nose Curves

Brook Wenande ‘23, Digital Photo, Smiling Through Dark Times