Art Award Winners
Nine Year 9 students have been awarded the Melville Resident Award for their charcoal work at the City of Melville art exhibition. The work is a combined collection of drawings entered as one piece that celebrates their school. The participants were Patricia De Guzman, Tristan Grosse, Franz Janea, Youbeen Jun, Madison Mcdowell, Jordan Messenger, Alkira Remaj, Saralchana Thongsuk and Ashley Wilson.
Under25 City of Fremantle Exhibition
the 25under25 art exhibition showcased works of talented young WA artists in May. It is an annual exhibition hosted by the City of Fremantle during National Youth Week. This year’s exhibition featured artworks from three Melville SHS students; Year 12 student Madeleine Waller (pictured middle right) with her artwork and Woolin Kim (pictured second bottom right on the left with ex-students Melville students Michelle Maretha and Martha Cooper who attended in support).
These students’ were selected from over 100 entries and only 25 artworks were chosen for the exhibition. All three were presented with a certificate to acknowledge their achievements by the Mayor Dr Brad Pettit at the opening. Thank you for those teachers who attended the evening awards night at the Moores Building: Simon Thompson, Phillipa Davies, Jenna Antoniolli and Mellissa McCarthy.
Canning Art Awards
Winners at the recent Canning Art awards were Year 10s Alaizza Dumlao and Jane Song.
Shaun Tan Award
Year 12 Maddy Waller and Year 8 Ian Matalong have been selected in the top 10 Shaun Tan Award for young artists. The artwork will be exhibited in the Subiaco Library from Monday 7 July to Sunday 3 August.