FORMER NIKE CREATIVE, CHERISSE THORNHILL, TALKS ABOUT HER WORK AND LIFE...DESIGNER, SHOES AND CAREERS.
NEW MURALS COMING TO DILLARD!
GET READY...SIERRA ROTTMAN, LILY GOLTZ, KAORI HALL, JAMESLY SAINT LOUIS AND BRYANA BUTLER WILL BE WORKING WITH ALEX VAHAN, MURAL ARTIST AND CREATIVE DIRECTOR OF CUSHYGIGS, TO CREATE SOME AMAZING WORKS AROUND OUR CAMPUS.
STUDENTS ACHIEVING EXCELLENCE
SIERRA ROTTMAN, ARTIST AND ILLUSTRATOR, SHOWS OFF THE FIRST PUBLICATION PROOF "LUNORA AND THE MONSTOR KING"!
LADASJAH BROWN, ART PHOTOGRAPHER, PROUDLY WINS A SCHOLASTIC NATIONAL GOLD MEDAL FOR HER PHOTO "LONG DAY"!
DIGI GIRLZ - EXPLORING CAREERS AND THE WORLD OF TECHNOLOGY OPPORTUNITIES TO GIRLS AROUND THE WORLD. THANK YOU MICROSOFT!
GREAT NIGHT OUT IN FAT VILLAGE FOR THE ART START STUDENT EXHIBIT!
Congratulations to Mariangela Baigorria, Mariana Espinosa, Justin Francis, Gabriella Garcias, Megan Lewis, Brianna Mason, Brian Mendez, Marcus Pierre-Louis and Breanna Watson for a fantastic night of art. A special THANK YOU to Cheryl Brown for making this Grant opportunity/Student Exhibit possible!
"NEW VOICES - WORLD AIDS DAY STUDENT DESIGN EXHIBIT" - YVETTE MICHELE STUDIO - FAT VILLAGE ARTWALK, SATURDAY FEBRUARY 25 6-10 PM
CONGRATULATIONS SCHOLASTIC ART AWARD WINNERS 2017 - 9 GOLD KEYS, 9 SILVER KEYS & 18 HONORABLE MENTIONS!!!
GOLD KEYS: LaDasjah Brown "Long Day", Mariana Espinosa "Protect Your Heart" & "Streets of New York", LaKasjah Brown "Fountain", Nicolas Cochrane "Blue Leaf", Marcus Pierre-Louis "Your First Aid is Knowledge" & "On Point", Megan Lewis "Guidence", Nefertari Pierre-Louis "Where Did I Go Wrong"
SILVER KEYS: LaDasjah Brown "On The Wall", "Innocent" & "Breath", Cindy Clermont "Blank", Mariana Espinosa "New York Style", Taylor Hamilton "RIGHT Side of History", Lily Goltz "Mother Of The Sea", Megan Lewis "Sensory Deprivation", Marcus Pierre-Louis "Escalator Observation"
HONORABLE MENTIONS: Mariangela Baigorria, Anita Boonkure, (2), LaDasjah Brown (2), LaKasjah Brown (3), Alexander Dixson, Melanie De La Hoz, Mariana Espinosa, Megan Lewis, Raphael Liy, Marcus Pierre-Louis (3), McKenzie Prendergast, Katherine Sterling
FAT VILLAGE - ART START 2017 EXHIBIT - OPENING RECEPTION SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 25
AP SUPERINTENDENT'S EXHIBIT - CORAL SPRINGS MUSEUM OF ART
FLORIDA GRAND OPERA & ART
The Florida Grand Opera, currently celebrating its 76th year of continuously producing grand opera, presented a fun-filled day where opera fans young and old (new to the genre or opera aficionados) came and explored the world of opera through hands-on activities, live performances, interactive experiences and live theater.
What made this day even more exciting, digital projections created by Mariangela Baigorria were the backdrops for the family-friendly version of the classic opera Carmen.
WORLD AIDS DAY POSTER COMPETITON
The World AIDS Museum and Educational Center in Wilton Manors held the 2nd Annual Broward County High School AIDS Awareness Art Contest Opening Party and Celebration.
High school artists Briana Mason won FIRST PLACE, Mariana Espinosa and Sierra Rottman were runners up for their digital design art work. Winners received a cash prize, a numbered Romero Britto "Courage Lion" and a designer watch.
SENIOR ART SHOW IS A HUGE SUCCESS
The Annual Senior Art Show gives Visual Art and Digital Design students the opportunity to exhibit and sell their art. Under the supervision of Mr. Celestin Joseph, the students are in charge of the entire exhibition process from painting the gallery walls, designing the invitations, hanging the show and communicating with their audience while selling their work.
Tt THE ARTIST- ALUMNI RETURNS TO SHARE EXPERIENCES
From sketchbooks to rhymes performer, filmmaker, creative director, community artist and designer, Tt The Artist prepares to paint the world with visual language. Through art and music, this artist creates a well-blended sound of hip hop, pop, club and EDM .
Born and raised in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, it was as a Dillard High student when Tedra Wilson discovered her fearless approach to performance. A college-graduate from The Maryland Institute College Of Art (MICA) with a bachelor’s degree in Fine Arts and a concentration in video, Tedra now known as "Tt The Artist," postponed pursuing a career in music to make education her number one priority.
ART BASEL MIAMI BEACH 2016 & WYNWOOD WALLS- WE LOVE OUR FIELD TRIPS!
Since 1970, Art Basel’s goal has been to connect the world's premier galleries and their patrons, as well serving as a meeting point for the international artworld. Now, over forty years later, its three fairs - in Basel, Hong Kong and Miami Beach - rank as the premier shows of their kind, presenting 20th and 21st century art with a strong curatorial perspective.
Our reputation for showing high quality work has attracted leading international galleries and collectors, offering visitors the most important art from around the world.
ITTY BITTY KITTY RESCUE COMMITTEE
Robotics and Digital Art students along with Dillard's Security team helped give several kittens a second chance at life. Lily Goltz, Brianna Taylor, Jessica Swanson (our Tech Magnet Coordinator) and others rescued and found homes for cats and kittens that had been abandoned on our Dillard Campus.
Kudos to the Itty Bitty Kitty Rescue Committee!
ART START 2017 UNDERWAY!
DHS ART StART Kickoff 2017. Thanks to artist, Cheryl Brown, ART StART 2017 is up and running with 3 fantastic professional artist workshops. Students will exhibit their artwork in FAT Village on the Saturday night's February 25th, 2017 downtown Art Walk. The Flagler Arts and Technology district holds last Saturday monthly art walks where artists, galleries, music, food trucks and more come together for a night of great food, art and culture.
SPRAYREGAN STUDENT POETRY & PHOTOGRAPHY COMPETITION
Mr. Gerald Sprayregen is the founder of the Sprayregen Family Foundation, Inc., an entrepreneur, and author of over 20 books. His published creative works include poetry and children’s fiction as well as books featuring his award-winning photography of sports legends, Michael Jordan, Tiger Woods, and Jack Nicklaus.
The Sprayregen Family Foundation, Inc. ‘Search for Creativity’ - 2015-2016 Poetry & Photography Competition A call for Student involvement to Participate in a Contest with Prizes Sponsored by: the Sprayregen Family Foundation, Inc. 1st Place, 2nd Place and 3rd Place prizes for exceptional photography and poetry! The 1st Place prize is an Apple IPad for poetry winners and a Canon DSLR camera for photography winners. ipad minis and ipods are awarded to 2nd and 3rd place winners in poetry and digital cameras are awarded to 2nd and 3rd place recipients in photography. Winners were selected in each grade level and in each category among all submissions received. Each school will received a 1,000 dollar contribution to be used towards the purchase of art supplies to support the instruction of creative expression in the visual and literary arts. THANK YOU, MR. SPRAYREGAN.
DILLARD CLEANS UP IN 2016 AP SUPERINTENDENT'S EXHIBIT.
THE "LAST SUPPER" FOR AP 2D DIGITAL STUDIO ART PORTFOLIO SUBMISSION DAY
PwC - THE MOST AMAZING EXPERIENCE EVER! THANK YOU!
PricewaterhouseCoopers (doing business as PwC) is a multinational professional services network headquartered in London, United Kingdom. PwC is a network of firms in 157 countries, 756 locations, with more than 223,000 people. As of 2015, 22% of the workforce worked in Asia, 26% in North America and Caribbean and 32% in Western Europe. The company's global revenues were $35.9 billion in FY 2016, of which $15.2 billion was generated by its Assurance practice, $9.1 billion by its Tax practice and $11.5 billion by its Advisory practice. As of 2016, PwC is the 5th-largest privately owned company in the United States.
Welcome to the EXPERIENCE CENTER'S SANDBOX where PwC offered our Technology Magnet students a full day tour and the opportunity to see, first hand, behind the scenes and insights of how this company markets to a brand new client, their goals and strategies. The entire experience was unforgettable. We all want to work for PwC!