TUHSD artists honored by Tempe Festival of the Arts

Sixteen TUHSD student artists were honored for their work by the Tempe Festival of the Arts, an annual arts festival in downtown Tempe.

The Tempe Festival of the Arts showcases an array of K-12 art, receiving hundreds of pieces of artwork created by talented valley youth who are interested in having their work displayed for a chance to win a cash prize, and for the opportunity to sell their work.

Artists from McClintock, Tempe and Desert Vista high schools placed in several categories, including digital art and 3D art.

Here are our TUHSD 2018 Fall winners:

9-12th grade

2nd Place - Sean Murphy, McClintock High School, 12th Grade

Digital Art Category

1st Place - Archer Hoffman, McClintock High School, 11th Grade

2nd Place - Amber Price, McClintock High School, 12th Grade

3rd Place - Ben Moore, McClintock High School, 11th Grade

3D Art

1st Place - Staci Swell, Tempe High School, 12th Grade

2nd Place - Imaley Morals, Tempe High School, 12th Grade

Honorable Mentions

  • Noble Harash, McClintock High School, 10th Grade
  • Amanni Green, McClintock High School, 11th Grade
  • Audrey Bolanos, McClintock High School, 11th Grade
  • Candace Farling, McClintock High School, 11th Grade
  • Tiana Montez, McClintock High School, 12th Grade
  • Mackenzie Smith, Desert Vista High School, 10th Grade
  • Julie Fan, Desert Vista High School, 12th Grade
  • Taeler Whitehair, Desert Vista High School, 12th Grade
  • Zoe Moya, Tempe High School, 12th Grade
  • Johanna Chavez, Tempe High School, 12th Grade

Tempe Festival of the Arts, which is celebrating its 50th anniversary, takes place November 30 through December 2 from 10:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Student artwork will be display along the Kids Block, located at 6th Street and Maple Avenue.