The Metropolitan Museum of Art, NYC Childrens’ Art Exhibition 2007-2012.  For four consecutive years my students won selection from over 1000 entries submitted city wide to exhibit their art at The Metropolitan Museum’s New Ruth and Harold D. Uris Center for Education. Only 60 works are chosen for display each year from all NYC boroughs. “My Beautiful Community” Art Contest – Bronx Museum and the Alliance for Community Services. Three of my students won first, second, and third place. “Be All You Can Be” Granderson Book Contest. I was chosen from a select group of 20 art teachers by the NYC Department of Education arts division to submit student artwork for publication in a book entitled “All You Can Be” by Curtis Granderson.

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Trees GR4
Trees GR4

Metropolitan Museum of Art Award 2008. Mixed Media Acrylic and oil pastel on board.

Sunflowers GR4
Sunflowers GR4

Metropolitan Museum of Art Award 2009. Acrylic on board 20"x16".

Kadiatou GR4
Kadiatou GR4

Metropolitan Museum of Art Award 2010. Acrylic on board 20"x16".

Karla GR5
Karla GR5

Metropolitan Museum of Art Award 20011. Acrylic on board 16"x20".

Bravo Gr4
Bravo Gr4

Bronx Museum Award. 10"x14" 2009. Acrylic on canvas board.

Fire GR4
Fire GR4

Bronx Museum Award. 10"x14" 2009. Acrylic on canvas board.

Cubist Guitar GR3
Cubist Guitar GR3

Metropolitan Museum of Art - Honorable Mention, 2012. Oil pastel on Board.

Jose GR5
Jose GR5

Metropolitan Museum of Art – Honorable Mention 2011. Acrylic on board 20"x16".

Kaire GR1
Kaire GR1

Metropolitan Museum of Art–Honorable Mention 2012. Mixed media, colored chalk, oil pastel and glue.

Ruffy GR2
Ruffy GR2

Metropolitan Museum of Art – 2008 Honorable Mention. Mixed media, collage, watercolor, crayon.

Joel's Dog GR3
Joel's Dog GR3

Metropolitan Museum of Art – 2007 Honorable Mention. Mixed media, collage, watercolor, crayon.

Winner Gr4
Winner Gr4

“Be All You Can Be” Granderson Book Contest 20013. Mixed media collage, 9"x12".

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