Tuesday, March 26, 2019

6th Congressional District High School Art Competition and Exhibition

6th Congressional District High School Art Competition and Exhibition 

Sponsored by Seth Mouton
Hosted at Montserrat College of Art
Beverly, MA 

Exhibition: March 21-23, 2019
Reception: March 23, 3:30-5:00pm 

Congratulations to our own Aidan Heney for winning the Grand Prize.  His work will be displayed in Washington D.C. and will hang in the Capitol for an entire year! 

Hamilton-Wenham Regional High School
Aiden Heney
Grade 12
“Sucked Back In”

Thursday, February 7, 2019

Scholastic Art and Writing Awards 2018-2019 Winners

The Hamilton-Wenham Regional High School Visual Arts and English Departments are proud to announce that our students have received two gold keys, six silver keys and eight honorable mentions in the 2019 Boston Globe Scholastic Art and Writing Awards. Established in 1923, the Scholastic Art and Writing Awards are the longest-running, most prestigious recognition program for creative teens in the United States.  Gold Key works will automatically advance to national judging and will be considered for national awards. Gold Key work is currently being reviewed at the national level in New York City by panels of creative professionals. National Medalists selected by these panelists will be announced on Wednesday, March 13, 2019.  Gold Key award-winning work will be exhibited at the Massachusetts Scholastic Art and Writing Awards regional exhibition at Breed Memorial Hall, Tufts University, from March 16 through March 25.

Visual Arts: At Hamilton-Wenham Regional High School Violette Holbrook received a gold key.  Aidan Heney, Makenzie Liphardt, and YueYan Zhang received silver keys.  Miranda Boyd, Margaret Brown, Lily Cassidy, Annabel Howley and Olivia Malloy received honorable mentions.  At Miles River Middle School Maya Beach received two honorable mentions. 

English: At Hamilton-Wenham Regional High School Nidihi Pillai received a gold key and an honorable mention.  Megan Amero received a silver key and Nora Sullivan-Horner received two silver keys. 

Congratulations to all winners!

Tessa Violet
Maya Beach, Grade 8
Honorable Mention
Maya Beach, Grade 8
Honorable Mention
Muir Beach Skull
Olivia Malloy, Grade 12
Honorable Mention 
Three Musketeers
Annabel Howley, Grade 12
Honorable Mention
Makenzie Liphardt, Grade 10
Silver Key
Kate and Maren
Lily Cassidy, Grade 9
Honorable Mention
Melting Marsh
Margaret Brown, Grade 12
Honorable Mention
Barbed Fauna
Miranda Boyd, Grade 11
Honorable Mention
Still Life with Plaster Hand
YueYan Zhang, Grade 11
Silver Key

Fellas by the Beach
Violette Holbrook, Grade 11
Gold Key
Fighting Your Shadow
Aidan Heney, Grade 12
Silver Key

Wednesday, December 19, 2018

Middle School Winter Concert, December 18th 2018

The Fine Arts Department of Miles River Middle School presented the annual winter concert last night in the Ferrini Dramatics Center.  This lively evening of music was led by Director of Bands, Erik Fecke and Director of Choirs, Katie Simko.  Here are some photos of the ensembles from the event.  Special thanks to the Friends of the Arts for providing the musicians.  

Wednesday, December 5, 2018

Hamilton-Wenham Regional High School Winter Concert

December 13th, 7:00pm, Ferrini Dramatics Center
The Fine Arts Department of Hamilton-Wenham Regional High School will present the annual Winter Concert on Thursday, December 13 at 7:00 p.m. in the Ferrini Dramatics Center at the Regional. The Winter Concert is free and open to all members of the community. The program will include a wide variety of pieces to be performed by the Concert Band, Jazz Band, Concert Choir, and Harmony. Please join us for an exciting evening of music led by Director of Choirs, Katie Simko and Director of Bands, Erik Fecke.

HWRHS Winter Art Show and Reception

December 13th, 6:00pm-7:00pm
The Fine Arts Department of Hamilton-Wenham Regional High School is proud to announce that the work of student artists from grades 9-12 will be on display at this year’s Winter Art Showcase. The reception will be held on Thursday, December 13, from 6:00 pm to 7:00 pm in the visual arts wing.  

Friday, November 9, 2018

Come “Into the Woods” this weekend

Hamilton-Wenham Regional High School presents “Into The Woods”.  Join the talented cast for opening night in the Ferrini Dramatics Center as the curtains open for this charming production tonight at 7pm.  

Weekend Performances:
Friday, 11/9, 7pm
Saturday, 11/10, 2pm
Saturday, 11/10, 7pm

Tickets are $15 adults and $10 for students/seniors and available at the door.  Online ticket sales will continue through Saturday afternoon at: https://hwrhsintothewoods.brownpapertickets.com

Good Skill to all the cast and crew, especially to the cow, proudly funded in part by HW FOTA.  

Poster artwork by: Cadyn Sawyer, HW FOTA’s 2018 Montserrat College of Art Summer Program sponsorship recipient.  Nice work Cadyn! 

Thursday, November 8, 2018

Miles River Middle School Cape Ann Museum Exhibit November, 2018

The following Miles Rive Middle School students have artwork on display at the Cape Ann Museum for the month of November, 2018. 

Grade 6:

Backpack paintings:

Madeline Ciaramitaro
Abram Labell
Andrew Sorrenti
Maren Webster
Annie Page
David Drummond

Relief Prints:

Madeline Ciaramitaro
Bizzy Ireland
Quintin Appel
Dylan Mason
Tessa Hunt
Luke Free
Spencer Wallace
Joseph Lussier

Grade 7:

Bird Masks:

Angelina Meimeteas
Lidua Idoko
Ava Maher
Ava Vatour
Lauren Li
Calvin Guay
Gaby Campbell

Grade 8:


Jason Kenny (container)
Allie Tripp “ 
Andrea Kohler “ 
Sophie Packard “ 
Mariana Kaulback (tray)
Maya Granese “ 

Repurposed Bowls:

Katarina Makoganov
Samantha Videtta
Liam Heney