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Islip’s young artists displayed at public library

In celebration of Youth Art Month, works of art by 17 students from each of the Islip School District’s buildings will be displayed at the Islip Public Library through the end of March. Selected were Islip High School freshman Emily Wirth, sophomore Amanda Sayles, junior Janae Lindsay and seniors Lilah Lacetera and Gabrielle Nicolae; Islip […]
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SVIS Art in the Park Outdoor Sculpture

The Sayville Village Improvement Society, SVIS, is proud to announce a Call for Entries for the First Annual Sayville Art in the Park Outdoor Sculpture Competion. The competition seeks  twelve outdoor sculptures made from metal wheelbarrows, which SVIS will provide. They will be exhibited in the public parks throughout the town for a five month period, […]
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Wantagh Student To Display Artwork At U.S. Capitol

Athena Yao, an Advanced Placement art student at Wantagh High School, was the third-place winner in the annual 2019 Congressional Art Competition. Her acrylic work, “The Places I’ve Been,” will hang in the Honorable Kathleen Rice’s office in Washington, D.C. for the next year. Sponsored by the Congressional Art Institute, the Congressional Art Competition recognizes […]
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Huntington Village Art Walk

Huntington Village Art Walk, a FREE self guided tour of galleries and museums in Huntington village will be on June 9, 2019 from 12 – 4pm.  The Huntington Village Art Walk in its 3rd year provides the community with a fun, free opportunity to tour nine arts locations in Huntington. On Sunday, June 9, 2019 […]
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Medical Mission Through Artistic Expression

Northport High School senior Sofia Sawchuk has been volunteering at St. Catherine of Siena Medical Center in Smithtown for the past two years and recently helped the hospital bring their mission to life through art. Their core value I-CARE — an acronym for integrity, compassion, accountability, responsibility and excellence — was expressed by way of […]
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Long Island High School for the Arts Students Impress College Reps From Across The Nation

Representatives from 40 colleges and universities from across the country visited Nassau BOCES Long Island High School for the Arts (LIHSA) in Syosset recently for the school’s annual College Fair and Student Showcase.  During the hour-long performance, families and college reps got a chance to see the school’s talented dance, music and theater students demonstrate all