High School Art Expo At ACWR

ACWR-Art-ShowBy Nadja Pelkey


(WINDSOR, ON) – The Arts Council Windsor and Region (ACWR) is proud to announce a collaborative partnership with UNIFOR local 200, the Windsor Essex Catholic District School Board, the Greater Essex Public School Board, and Conseil Scolaire Catholique Providence to host the annual Working with the Environment high school art show.

Local high schools throughout Windsor and Essex County were invited to submit up to three works of art that reflected on the theme of the Environment, Working, or a combination of both.

Submissions were received from the following schools:

  • Belle River District High School (Lakeshore)
  • Cardinal Carter High School (Kingsville)
  • F. J. Brennan High School (Windsor)
  • Holy Names Catholic High School (Windsor)
  • L’école secondaire L’Essor (Tecumseh)
  • Riverside Secondary (Windsor)
  • St Annes High School (Lakeshore)
  • St Thomas of Villanova High School (Lasalle)

The exhibition includes work in a diverse range of media and will be on display at the Arts Council Windsor and Region’s Gallery, Artspeak Gallery, at 1942 Wyandotte St East, in Walkerville, from April 14 to April 24 2015.

Throughout the exhibition, the ACWR will be hosting an online people’s choice vote for best in show with the winner announced along side a Judges 1st, 2nd, and 3rd at the Reception and Awards Ceremony on April 24 starting at 6:30 pm.

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