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RIAEA 2020 Educator’s Exhibit
RIAEA Members are encouraged to submit an artwork for our first ever Virtual Art Educators Exhibit at Bannister Gallery!
In light of restrictions on large gatherings, our opening reception and awards will be conducted on June 22 following our annual end of year Member Meeting! More details and Zoom link to come. Entry forms must be submitted with artwork images: ENTRY FORM & GALLERY GUIDELINES . All educator’s entering artwork must have a current RIAEA membership.
Art Educator of the Year Nominations:
Know of an amazing art teacher?
Nominate them for RI Art Educator of the Year!
Fill out this nomination form to nominate
yourself or someone you know.
Nominations are due by June 30, 2020
2020 WAA Scholarship
The Wickford Art Association is pleased to announce that we have awarded four scholarships to graduating senior artists representing their communities. WAA offers this program annually in conjunction with the RI Art Educator's Association.
This year, we recognize:
1st Place ($1500 Scholarship): Liliana Zapata - Smithfield High School, Smithfield
2nd Place ($1000 Scholarship): Enid Corcoran - Cranston High School East, Cranston
3rd Place ($750 Scholarship): Kashton Fielding - Pilgrim High School, Warwick
4th Place ($500 Scholarship): Victoria Venditto - Scituate High School, North Scituate
The following students have also received recognition through Honorable Mentions:
Ava Caliri - Cranston High School West, Cranston
Faith Lapierre - Lincoln High School, Lincoln
Maya Schaffer - North Kingstown High School, North Kingstown
Samantha Vye - Portsmouth High School, Portsmouth
2020 YOUTH ART MONTH
Flag & Postcard Contest WINNERS!
The Mission Statement of the Rhode Island Art Education Association is to offer opportunities for professional development, leadership and service in order to advance the quality of Art Education
2020 Rhode Island Art Educators Award
2020 Art Educator of the Year &
Secondary Art Educator
Anita Thompson Lincoln School
Middle Level Art Educator
Laurie Batek North Providence Schools
Elementary Art Educator
Melissa Cardillo Warwick Public Schools
New Teacher Award
Lindsay Burrows Smithfield Public Schools
Distinguished Friend of RIAEA