Long Island’s Best: Young Artists at The Heckscher Museum 2020August 1, 2020 - October 4, 2020
Two as One
Valley Stream South High School
Grade 11, Art Teacher: Ed Lee
Now in its 24th year, this exhibition features extraordinary works of art created by Long Island high school students! 388 students from 58 high schools submitted artwork for jurying this year. 100 works were selected by Karli Wurzelbacher, Heckscher Museum Curator, and guest juror Nancy Richner. (That makes this the largest Long Island’s Best ever, in honor of the Museum’s 100th Anniversary!)
For the first time, this new online format features all of the exhibition’s components, including artist statements written by each student, images of artwork from the Museum’s exhibitions that inspired students, videos about select artwork, and more!
List of all Exhibiting Artists 2020
School & Teacher Acknowledgements
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The Darrell Fund Endowment
Patricia and Vincent Mallardi III, TD Charitable Foundation, The Claire Friedlander Family Foundation, RBC Wealth Management, The Dr. Lee MacCormick Edwards Charitable Foundation
EXHIBITION CATALOGUE SPONSOR
Inna Gellerman, DDS, Gellerman Orthodontics
Enjoy the Long Island’s Best 2020 Exhibition Catalogue, generously sponsored by Dr. Inna Gellerman, DDS, Gellerman Orthodontics.
Watch our Long Island’s Best 2020 YouTube Playlist!
- Interviews with select exhibiting artists
- Footage from the Instagram Live Virtual Opening & Awards Ceremony
- Footage from the Instagram Live Virtual Choice Awards Ceremony
- Videos by Youth Ambassadors and Docents about select artwork in the exhibition