CHSN students to exhibit at Concordia College – Opening this Friday, January 6


StArt 2017
Regional High School
Student Art Exhibition

Opening Reception & Awards Ceremony
Friday, January 6th at 6 pm

Please come to OSilas Gallery on Friday to celebrate high school artists from 30 regional public and private high schools across Westchester, Fairfield, Rockland and Orange Counties and the Bronx, which are participating in StArt 2017.

CHSN will be represented by:

Melanie Gatchalian


Katie Garchitorena

Jessica Luu










StArt 2017 is sponsored by The Heart of Neiman Marcus, which supports organizations that bring enriching arts experiences to youth . . . because ART changes lives.

Ample free parking is available on the Concordia College campus, located at 171 White Plains Road, Bronxville.  The OSilas Gallery is located in the Donald A. Krenz Academic Center on the second level of Scheele Memorial Library. For additional information, please visit or call Executive Director Elizabeth Vranka at 914.337.9300 x 2173.
Exhibition will run January 6th through January 17th

 Hours:  Tues/Wed/Fri noon-5pm | Thurs noon-7pm | Sat/Sun 2-5pm

Visual Arts College Fair and Portfolio Review – 11/17 – 10am – 2:30pm

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The following colleges will be available in the Art Hallway on Thursday, November 17 from 10am – 2pm.

Please see your art teacher if you would like to sign up for a time slot to have a college rep look at your art work.

School of Visual Arts, NY
Moore College of Art & Design, PA
Montserrat College of Art, Ma
Rowan University, NJ
The School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Il
Rhode Island School of Design, Ri
The New School Parsons School of Design, NY
Montclair State University, NJ
Delaware College of Art and Design, De
The Kubert School of Cartooning, NJ
Maine College of Art, Me
Mason Gross School of the Arts (Rutgers), NJ
Purchase College, SUNY, NY

California College of the Arts, Ca

Student Art Exhibit: Black and White

Congratulations to all those participating in the Black and White exhibit! The work looks great!!


Student Curators: Catherine Barry, Barrie Fisher, Ally Earley, Olivia Hernandez
Student Artists:

Haley Mendick

Harrison Garcia
Marcus Octaviano
Karina Stech
Aanika Nawar
Arlys Tineo
Priyanka Ramanathan
Lauren Micheals
Aimen Shaadab
Caitlin O’Donoghue
Jessica Luu
Hannah Tipa
Jennifer Carigliano
Jessica Cannata
Claire Farley
Kara Lau
Aleyah Aragon
Teresa Thuruthuvelil
Phebe Grosser
Valerie Kladienko
Jessica Nunes
Grace Chang
Allison Eisenberg
Mckenzie Mayer
Ailis Daly
Athena Venetos
Brooke Farber
Barrie Fisher
Faith Lee
Claudia Jo
Bradley Winograd
KAtie Gondakis
Rose Owens
Emill Cahill
Lior Shani
Claire Downes
Mona Tong
Chloe Albert
Daryn Seiden

Mill Street Loft Portfolio Review Day


Friday, NOVEMBER 4, 2016 • 4 pm — 8 pm

The Henry A. Wallace Center at the FDR Presidential Library and Home in Hyde Park, New York


  • Find the college that is best suited for you
  • Explore one of the many art based careers
  • Receive advice on your portfolio development
  • Discuss your work with the major art school’s representatives

Portfolio Day will give students the opportunity to meet with college representatives from the most prestigious schools in our nation and to have their portfolios reviewed by these same schools. Students should bring 15 – 20 examples of original, recent art work. This event is centrally located in Poughkeepsie, New York, half way between New York City and Albany overlooking the Hudson River.

Student reviews will be from 4:00 pm — 8:00 pm, and admission is FREE for all high school students, teachers, and parents.

Schools Attending: 
Alfred University
Boston University School of Visual Arts
Cleveland Institute of Art
The College of Saint Rose
Hartford Art School -Univ. of Hartford
Kansas City Art Institute
Lesley University College of Art & Design
Maine College of Art
Marywood University
Maryland Institute College of Art
Massachusetts College of Art and Design
Mercy College
Montclair State University
Montserrat College of Art
Moore College of Art & Design
New Hampshire Institute of Art
New York Institute of Technology / Fine Arts
Parsons School of Design, The New School
Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts
Pratt Institute
Pratt MWP College of Art and Design
Purchase College, SUNY
Rhode Island School of Design
Rochester Institute of Technology
Salve Regina University
School of the Art Institute of Chicago
School of Visual Arts
Studio INcamminati: School for Contemporary Realist Art
SUNY Fredonia Visual Arts & New Media
SUNY New Paltz
Syracuse University, College of Visual & Performing Arts
The Center for Cartoon Studies
University of the Arts
Virginia Commonwealth University School of Arts

SVA Open House Schedule

We launch our Fall Open Houses this Saturday and I am pleased to share some information about the events with you. During each undergraduate, prospective students and their families have the opportunity to experience departmental presentations, meet current SVA students, tour our campus and meet with our Financial Aid and Student Affairs staff.

Fall 2016 Open House Dates are as follows:

Featuring Advertising; Animation; Design; Fine Arts
Featuring Cartooning; Illustration; Interior Design; Photography and Video
Featuring Computer Art, Computer Animation & Visual Effects; Film; Visual & Critical Studies

Learn more and view a sample schedule at