2022 CACP “Better Buildings, Better Future, Better Planet” Painting Contest announced winners recently, and 9 students from West California Academy of Art and Design（WCAAD）won the Architecture Art Award.
Connie Zhao, 13 years old
The WCAAD winners are: David Wang, Diana Li, Jonathan Chu, Michelle Zhang, Ruijie Yang, Teddy Zhang, Connie Zhao, Anson Mai, Lucas Liang
Michelle Zhang, 7 years old
Anson Mai, 7 years old
The “Better Buildings, Better Future, Better Planet” Painting Contest was organized by CACP -- Chinese American Construction Professionals.
Jonathan Chu, 16 years old
Ruijie Yang, 7 years old
Establishedin1982, CACP has been serving the community and nurturing the construction professionals for almost 40 years. Its members are from various design, construction, and development disciplines including Architecture, Contracting, Engineering, Inspections, Finance, Material Supply, Real Estate, and Utilities.
Teddy Zhang, 9 years old
Lucas Liang, 6 years old
According to WCAAD Principal Lei Wang, architecture and drawing are closely related. “Architecture Is Art.” She said, “Many of our graduates have majored in architecture at their dream colleges, and art training during their childhood is one of the most important factors for their success.”
Diana Li, 7 years old
David Wang, 7 years old
Ms. Wang said that such art contest is a very good opportunity for students to hone both drawing skills and design ability, and expand their imagination and creativity. “We hope more of our students will become architects in the near future!” she said.