Congratulations to HSAD 2022 Scholastic Art & Writing Awards—Gold Key Winners! More than 3,200 students in grades 7 to 12 submitted over 11,000 works to the New York City Region of the Scholastic Art & Writing Awards, encompassing nearly 250 schools in all five boroughs. Over 289 works of art and 206 works of writing by New York City teens were chosen for the exhibit.
The Alliance for Young Artists & Writers’ mission is to identify students with exceptional artistic and literary talent and present their visionary work to the world through recognition, exhibition, publication, and scholarships. Established in 1923, the Scholastic Art & Writing Awards bring the work of young people to regional and national audiences. Former recipients include artists Andy Warhol, Cy Twombly, Kay WalkingStick, and John Baldessari and writers Sylvia Plath, Truman Capote, and Joyce Carol Oates.