Despite the threat of inclement weather, the Atelier de Flowerfield in St. James hosted an opening reception for the first annual Juried Student Artist Show on March 12. Student artists, their proud parents and teachers were in attendance while the following student artists were recognized for their exceptional work.
First place was awarded to Joseline Canales-Lazio of Huntington for her work entitled “Through Someone’s Eyes”, created with Conte Crayon on black paper.
Setauket’s Julie Yang won second place for her acrylic piece “What’s Left of Us.”
Third place was awarded to Alexandra Zlotnikov from Northport for her oil painting entitled “Grand Russian Supper”.
Honorable mentions include Annissa Gao of Great Neck, for “On a Thread” (mixed media); Stony Brook’s Agata Arkhipkina for “Light” (acrylic); and Shirley’s Christopher Lafontaine for “Out of My Mind” created with a ballpoint pen.
This show will continue until April 9. The showroom is open Monday through Saturday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
The Atelier at Flowerfield is located at 2 Flowerfield, Suite 6 & 9, St. James. For more information, visit www.atelierflowerfield.org or call 631-250-9009.