Five Spartan Artists featured at 2018 GCL Art Show

Congratulations to the following Spartans on their artwork being selected to show at this year's Catholic High School Art Exhibit: Beatrice Borgert '18, Jessica Kern '18, Anna Merz '20, Sasa Ortiz '21 and Abbie Schneider '21. Twelve Catholic High Schools in the Cincinnati area will participate in the Third Annual 2018 Catholic High School Art Exhibition entitled “Imagine Our Spirit” generously hosted by The Flats Art Gallery in the Price Hill Incline District from March 17th – March 25th.

Professors Keith Benjamin from the Art Academy of Cincinnati and Jonathan Gibson from Xavier University juried the show. They have curated a show that has a diverse range of exceptional work from traditional media to dynamic three-dimensional works. We are extremely proud to be showcasing such a strong group of students that represent the ongoing spirit and tradition of Catholic High Schools of our area. Join us for a catered opening reception Sunday, March 18th from 1-4 p.m. and vote for your favorite People’s Choice artwork. The scholarship winners will be announced at the 3pm awards ceremony – $400 will go to best in show, $200 second place, and $100 third place, plus a $50 gift card to the People’s Choice recipient. KB Partners LLC gifted these generous scholarships.

The exhibition was organized by Elder High School art teachers David Buetsche and Kim Plagge in collaboration with Mother of Mercy art teachers Theresa Murphy and Murray Dwertman. Over 50 works of art are expected at the show; participating high schools include Badin, DePaul Christo, Elder, McAuley, Mother of Mercy, Mount Notre Dame, Roger Bacon, Seton, St. Ursula, St. Xavier, Summit Country Day and Ursuline Academy.

The Flats Art Gallery is located at 3028 Price Avenue in the Incline Arts District of East Price Hill. Full exhibition dates and hours are Sat 3/17 & Sun 3/18 (1-4 PM); Sat 3/24 & Sun 3/25 (1-4 PM).

To see the exhibit poster click here.