District’s High School Art Competition
– The first and third place winners of the 5th districts High School Art Competition were from DuBois.
U.S. Representative Glenn 'GT' Thompson, PA-5, announced that Kenneth
Schultz III, a junior at DuBois Area High School, Clearfield County, PA, is the
winner of the 5th District’s 2014 High School Art Competition. As the First Place
recipient, Kenneth’s artwork, a charcoal piece titled “Objects in the Mirror,”
will hang in the U.S. Capitol Complex in Washington, D.C., as part of a
want to thank all of the 2014 participants for their hard work, along with the
families and teachers for supporting these young artists in this competition,” stated
year, Kenneth Schultz of DuBois Area High School really shined,” Thompson
said. “I want to thank him for embracing this opportunity to showcase
his artistic talents and congratulate him for this accomplishment.”
will also have the opportunity to attend a ceremony in Washington, D.C.,
honoring congressional art competition winners from across the country.
contestants and winning entries were recognized at the Winkler Gallery in
DuBois, PA, on May 17, 2014. The entries were judged by an independent
panel of local artists.
2014 Award Recipients:
Dzuricky, of Collegiate Academy, Erie County, PA. Colored pencil artwork titled
Place Winner: Austin
Gahr, of DuBois Area High School, Clearfield County, PA. Colored pencil artwork
titled “Contemporary Sunglasses”.
Robinson, of Coudersport Jr./Sr. Area High School, Potter County, PA.
Photography artwork titled “Self-portrait”.
Quinn, attending Villa Maria Academy, Malvern, PA, from
McKean County, PA. Mixed medium artwork titled “Statutes of Liberty”.