Tidal Shift Award aims to leverage the power of socially-aware artworks, awarding and platforming teenagers and young adults who are focused on solutions for climate change. Over 500 entries all across the Northeast from DC to Maine, I am the one of the 3 winners in age 14-18 and ceremony was on April 29th, 2023!
My artwork "Fragile" is displayed at Portland Museum of Art till the end of July 2023.
Portland Press Herald on April 30th, 2023
A video clip of finalist interview
Winner for the The New York Times contest themed "Coming of Age in 2022: Show Us What It’s Like to Be a Teenager Now" to reflect the generation coming of age in its shadow is struggling during the three-year mark of the global pandemic. There are 3,000 students from around the world answered this question. I am the one of the 24 winners!
Scholastic Art & Writing Awards
4 gold keys: 1 design, 1 comic art, 1 drawing/illustration, and 1 mixed media
4 silver keys: 2 painting, 1 printmaking, and 1 photography
5 honorable mentions: painting, drawing/illustration, sculpture, and photography
1 gold key
1 honorable mention
1 silver key
High Merit Award: 'Consumption':
Congressional Art Competition
Congressional Recognition in NY District 16
Special recognition in CT District 4
Cancer Genomics Consortium (CGC)
Project was accepted as a poster presentation for 14th CGC International Annual Conference;
Tri County Science & Technology Fair
(Westchester, Putnam, Rockland)
2nd place in Medicine, Medical Science & Technology;
The Regeneron Westchester Science & Engineering Fair (WESEF)
Excellence in Medical Research Award
Award Ceremony Clip (from original 1:16:40)
Community Service, Academic, & Other Awards
ICreate Bruce Museum Art Competition Finalist (top 60 out of 850 entries). "Timeless Waters" was exhibited June 24 - Aug 20 at Bruce Museum.
Juror Selects, The Ground Glass 2023 Annual Student Photography Invitational, two photographs were in The 47th Annual Ground Glass Photo Exhibition May 11 - June 10 at Rye Art Center.
Two students I mentored won 1st place in CT State Fish Art Contest (grade 4-6, grade 7-9)
2nd place, Age 13-18, Smallest Crane Contest, Peace Crane Project
AP Scholar with Distinction, College Board
AP WE Service Recognition, College Board
2nd place, G10-12, NY State Fish Art Contest
ICreate Bruce Museum Art Competition Finalist
Latin National Exam Outstanding Achievements
Rye Recognition of Excellence Recognition of Outstanding Musical Achievement (2018-20)
Swimming Championship Medalist, YMCA New York State and Regional