ART NEWS & VIEWS
St. Bonaventure University hosts a Trash to Fashion "TRASHION SHOW" on their campus each year.
Students from Wellsville have participated the past two years with many awards won the first year with creative oufits and good natured fun always in the mix.
I Am, I Will, I’m Afraid (Wellsville), Digital Print on Vinyl, 10’x15’, 2015
Traci Molloy, Brooklyn, NY based artist and education activist
On display at the David Howe Public Library September 2015 - December 2015
I Am, I Will, I’m Afraid (Wellsville) was made in collaboration with 15 high school aged adolescents from Wellsville High School and Mr. Corwine's Studio Art Class. The print utilizes photographic and digital processes. The figure does not exist – it is a constructed composite portrait of all the young participants. The surface text depicts personal, anonymous handwriting generated by the adolescents in response to the three prompts: I Am, I Will, and I’m Afraid.
In collaboration with Wellsville, NY adolescents: Anthony Geer, Chelsae Peterson , Holden Mack, Devyn Murray, Cheyenne Heath, Andres Smith, Riley Morse, Bryce Low, Katelyn Dickerson, Dakota Dickerson, Bryan Walsh, Ashley Ellis, Brogan Bailey, Sean Whitehouse, and Ashley Dressig.
Women's Rights National Park Dream Rocket Show.
11 Students from the Graphic Art Classes at Wellsville High School are part of an upcoming exhibit at the Women's Rights National Park in Seneca Fall, NY in conjuntion with the Dream Rocket project. More on both can be found here Dream Rocket & Women's Rights National Park .
Ruby Horning and James Embser work was selected to be in a juried show at Mansfield University. Ruby's digital collage work was awarded 1st place.