Two student artists recognized for their western art

May 20, 2011

The annual Western Art Contest and Exhibit recognizes outstanding artists interested in Western Art. The top 50 pieces are exhibited at the San Antonio Stock Show & Rodeo. The top 25 pieces are auctioned to the highest bidder, with each student artist receiving the full amount of the winning bid in the form of a college scholarship award.  NISD had a top 50 piece that was exhibited and a top 25 piece that was auctioned for a total of $12,500 in scholarship monies.

The students are:

Aaron Melzow Marshall Western Art Top 25
Chris Medina Taft Western Art Top 50