9 students from West California Academy of Art and Design (WCAAD) won 2020 Multimedia Art Contest on COVID-19 Public Health Education themed “Creativity against COVID-19.”
Emily Zhuo, 16 years old, 2nd Prize ($500 cash)
In Emily’s artwork description she wrote: during this COVID-19 Pandemic the healthcare workers were among the many who were working for this country. Many more like delivery men, supermarket cashiers , police，pharmacists , firefighters , all remained on their spots in order to make sure we could obtain basic necessities like medicine，food and to also make sure we were safe . This artwork is to credit these Heroes for doing what they did during the pandemic.
Angie Li, 10 years old, My Favorite Prize ($100 Amazon)
Zoe Sun, 10 years old, My Favorite Prize ($100 Amazon)
Charlotte Yang, 8 years old, My Favorite Prize ($100 Amazon)
Eddie Sun, 8 years old, My Favorite Prize ($100 Amazon)
Victoria Wang, 7 years old, My Favorite Prize ($100 Amazon)
Zarah Yang, 6 years old, My Favorite Prize ($100 Amazon)
Alicia Wei, 6 years old, My Favorite Prize ($100 Amazon)
Brian Li, 6 years old, My Favorite Prize ($100 Amazon)
The students worked with WCAAD’s online instruction and produced these remarkable pieces. During this pandemic WCAAD instructors are conducting online classes with successful results. The instructors encouraged the students to produce artworks featuring people working on the front line amid COIVD-19 crisis. Through art creation the students expressed their respect and admiration to the health professionals and other essential workers who are risking their lives to support us.
Due to the extension of school closures, at this time, WCAAD invites students who are not yet enrolled to participate and continue their education with the instructional team. At this difficult time don’t let your children lose out on the most basic educational benefits in the arts. The Academy will provide you and your children the continuing support service and most importantly Art and Design Education.
No matter where you live and how far away you are from the school, now your children are able to take the art classes of West California Academy of Art and Design, the WASC accredited school. As long as you have Internet access, you can register the art classes for your children right away.
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Congratulations to Magdalene Gunawan on her acceptance to Parsons -The New School for Design with a scholarship $11830/year $47,320/4 yrs!
Additional colleges include:
Architecture -- UC Santa Cruz
Architecture -- Pratt Institute
Architecture -- Clarkson University
Magdalene has been one of the most hardworking and dedicated student that West California Academy of Art and Design (WCAAD) has ever had. She began her art journey with the Academy as early as 6 years old.
Over the last 10+ years, she has been part of the Academy family exploring and experimenting with art and design and finding ways to integrate art in other fields of interest outside our program. Her instructors are amazed by the creativity and determination that she exhibits.
In her time learning art at the Academy, her notable Art Achievements include:
Highest achievement award 2009
Excellence Award M. Div. LA. Web Children’s Drawing Competition 2009
2nd Place HSU’s Children’s Drawing Competition 2009
WCAAD Highest Achievement Award 2009/2011/2014
Senate Award Children Art Competition 2018
Her ingenuity and self-motivation have helped her go above and beyond what has been asked of her in class. Being strongly independent and an avid self- explorer, Magdalene has ventured to seek knowledge in all aspects of Art and Design art majors in order for her to truly understand coming future trends.
She has grown in WCAAD program and taken fundamental courses, to now, Robot Design, Architecture, and Engineering principles. Additional knowledge of laser cutting and engraving, are skills she has actively applied in her Robotic sub-team Team (robotic design sub Team-CADD), where she has been a Scouter for 3 years and Strategist for 2 years.
Other areas where she gained skills in the WCAAD program were in her Video Design Club where she was a publicist, historian and Concept artist. Magdalene’s receptive nature have contributed growth with her never give up attitude.
WCAAD offers college-bound students a unique combination of practical expertise and mentorship to help them develop the skills, knowledge, and confidence to choose the right school for them – and get in! Students will work one-to-one with faculty to develop an intense individual focused and disciplined-specific portfolio.
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