young arkansas artists

PULASKI COUNTY, Ark. -- The Arkansas Museum of Fine Arts recently held a virtual exhibition and celebration of the 60th Young Arkansas Artist Exhibition and a number of PCSSD students were honored and showcased during the exhibition.

Braylee Smart
Landmark Elementary
“Owly (All the Pretty Sun)”

Taylor Welsh
2nd Grade
Landmark Elementary
“Silly Mom and Daughter”

Jimmy Cabrera Lopez
3rd Grade
Landmark Elementary
“Band Music”

Mariana Marin Llamas
5th Grade
Landmark Elementary
“Black and White”
Honorable Mention Award Winner

Caylie Farrington
8th Grade
Sylvan Hills Middle 
“Digital Mouse”
Honorable Mention Award Winner

McKenzie Young
10th Grade
Sylvan Hills High 
“Eye Floatie”
Mid-Southern Watercolorists Award Winner

The Arkansas Museum of Fine Arts, formerly known as the Arkansas Arts Center, received 273 works submitted by 41 different schools from across the state for the Young Arkansas Artists exhibit. A panel selected 5 pieces per grade, kindergarten through 12th grade, in a wide range of art mediums and techniques.