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April 14, 2010

SIU Med School to Exhibit Art by Sangamon County Students

Ninety pieces of selected artwork created by Sangamon County elementary, middle and high school students is being exhibited Friday, April 30, through Friday,

May 21, at Southern Illinois University School of Medicine.  The exhibit is in the second floor lobby of the School’s main building, 801 N. Rutledge St., Springfield.  It is open to the public during the School's regular business hours, 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. weekdays. 

The display represents the work of students from 36 schools in Sangamon County and organized by the area art teachers.  [Note:  See attached list.]  The artwork includes paintings, sculptures, pen and ink drawings, weavings and mixed media constructions. 

A reception for the students, their parents, teachers and principals will be held 4:15 to 5 p.m. Friday, May 7.

This is the 23rd year the School of Medicine has hosted the exhibit.  It currently is coordinated by Amy Minch, art teacher at DuBois Elementary School in Springfield. 

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Ball Elementary School
Emily Scannura, Art Teacher
Abigail Teaman, Alyssa Waller, HyeonJeong Joo, Sarah Reuben

Black Hawk Elementary School
Julie Hulvey, Art Teacher
Michele Pullliam

Butler Elementary School
Pat McNutt, Art Teacher
Lizzie Bartels

Chatham Elementary School
Mary Lou Wisniewski / Stacie Reichensperger, Art Teachers
Jake Curtis, Benjamin Yang, Caitlin Brandenburg, Emma Sargent, Belle Broughton, Molly McCue

Dubois Elementary School
Amy Minch, Art Teacher
Clare Becker, Ethan Michael, Jacob Campbell, Trinity Franke

Edwin A. Lee Elementary School
Jo Borjon, Art Teacher
Arionah Gayton

Fairview Elementary School
Jo Borjon, Art Teacher
Mikayla Mayberry

Feitshans Academy
Elizabeth Bloemer, Art Teacher
Ambriana Dent

Franklin Middle School
Sue Krumrei, Art Teacher
Bethany DeVault, Courtney Henson, Shauniera Wilson

Glenwood Intermediate School
Jessica Gillis, Art Teacher
Bella Foster, Breann Pressler, Megan Wang

Glenwood High School
Amy Lynn / Gary Schultz / Nikki Brawner, Art Teachers
Ashley Whitehouse, Carol Chou, Luke Gonet, Taylor Evans, Haley Lanser, Lindsy Shapiro, Alex Whalen, Mariha Khan, Scott Mitchelson, Sommer Horton

Harvard Park Elementary School
Elizabeth Bailey, Art Teacher
Jace Franklin

Hazel Dell Elementary School
Holly Claunch, Art Teacher
Jewel Rouse

Iles Elementary School
Robert Marcy, Art Teacher
Daniel Schwartz, Eleanore Messina, Lillian Ye

Jane Addams Elementary School
Cheryl Simon, Art Teacher
Cyprianna Adams

Jefferson Middle School
Monica Magruder, Art Teacher
Anthony Sutton, Kayla Sirtout

Laketown Elementary School
Pat McNutt, Art Teacher
Kabria Kirkham

Lanphier High School
Jan DeLong, Art Teacher
Daniel Ellenburg, Larry Cearlock

Lincoln Magnet Middle School
Jan Vallar-Gillette, Art Teacher
Annah Carney, Haylie Darland, Jillian Day, Kellen McCormick

Lindsay Elementary School
Jane Beger, Art Teacher
Jennifer Rowell, Shahneel Sadique

Matheny-Withrow Elementary School
Holly Claunch, Art Teacher
Briyan Gaiter

Owen Marsh Elementary School
Elizabeth Bailey, Art Teacher
Isaac Becker

Pleasant Hill Elementary School
Natalie Matten, Art Teacher
Crissi Riley

Pleasant Plains Middle School
Christopher L. Martin, Art Teacher
Danielle Valois, Drew Leverton, Leah Liebman, Lacee Peebles

Riverton Elementary School
Holly Becker, Art Teacher
Hannah Keleher, Mackenzie Prindle, Minnie Watts, Treistan Fagan

Rochester Elementary School
Stacey Bell, Art Teacher
Jaime Hefley

Rochester Junior High School
Stacey Bell, Art Teacher
Amelia Mellor, Grant Henson, Savannah Williams

Rochester High School
Adrienne Frydenger, Art Teacher
Jenna Spurlock, Mike Yates, Morgan Altwelt

Sandburg Elementary School
Natalie Matten, Art Teacher
Nathan McMillan

Southern View Elementary School
L. Jane Carruthers, Art Teacher
Jonathan Markey, Oliver Patterson

Springfield Ball Charter School
Maggie Mathenia, Art Teacher
Destiny Green, Molly Stern

Springfield Christian School
Jennifer Shrake, Art Teacher
Alexandra Yarnik, Katie Engle, Valary Carraro

Springfield High School
Beth Pianezza / Carrie Miles, Art Teachers
Derrick Sosinski, Taylor Camacho, Alex Woodworth, Riley Jensen

Springfield Southeast High School
Lisa Long, Art Teacher
Alex Kozar, Callista Suarez, Nathan Davis, Wesley Ridgeway

Wanless Elementary School
Julie Hulvey, Art Teacher
Nicholas Roller, Tristan Hodson

Wilcox Elementary School
Cheryl Simon, Art Teacher
Adam Robinson, Amira Brown