Annual District Art Show Independence Winners

Annual District Art Show - Congratulations to our very own Independence winners!
Giovanni Villava.

The Visual Arts Department proudly announced the Independence High School winners from the Annual District Art Show.

 Alex Zuniga won First Place in Photography for his Photograph titled 'Splash of Red'.

Karina Navarrete received an Honorable Mention in Photography for her Photograph titled 'Human Stubbornness'.

Giovanni Villalba won the District Purchase Award for 2 Dimensional Art. Giovanni's chalk pastel self-portrait titled 'Hit Me Up' will become part of the Glendale Union High School District's permanent art collection at the District office. “This is a huge honor,” reported Lynnette Cramer, Visual Arts Teacher, Visual Arts Department Chair and Art Club Sponsor at Independence.

Haleigh Hobbs received the People's Choice award for her chalk pastel self-portrait titled 'Chimera'.

The District Art Show was hosted by the Glendale Gallery at Westgate. Student and faculty art from all nine of the District’s schools were featured and many pieces were available for sale.  The exhibit featuring 88 student and 20 faculty entries will continue to be displayed during the last weekend in April on Friday and Saturday nights from 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm at the Glendale Gallery at Westgate next to Cold Stone Creamery.

Congratulations to Alex, Karina, Giovanni and Haleigh for a job well done; and a heartfelt thank you to all the Visual Arts students for providing artwork for the Annual District Art Show.