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Two EPHS Seniors Receive Scholastic Art Awards

Congratulations to EPHS seniors Whitney Reek and Jer Yang Fredericks for winning awards at the annual Minnesota Scholastic Art Competition. Reek received a gold key award for her sew machine sculpture, and Jer Yang Fredericks received a silver key award for his life-sized papier mache self-portrait.

As a gold key winner, Reek's piece will be on exhibit Jan. 31 through Feb. 18 at the Regis West Gallery on the University of MN Campus (405 21st Ave. S., Minneapolis). It will then go on to New York City to compete on the national level.

The Minnesota Scholastic Art award ceremony will be Saturday, Feb. 18 at the Weisman Art Museum. Eden Prairie will be a part of the ceremony taking place from 2:30 to 3:30 p.m.