BHS Students Recognized as New England Emerging Young Artists 2018

Emerging Young Artists 2018

Mrs. Dodge's (Cabral) and Mrs. Repeta's Photography Students got selected for this highly competitive New England juried exhibition, the UMD Emerging Young Artist Show! This year they had a record of over 823 submitted artworks by 493 artists all across the state, from which the juror, Dean David Klamen, selected just 66 works to be in the exhibition. And our students got 4 of those spots! Check out the photo gallery of their work here!

Congratulations Alexis Davis, Hannah Violette, Makayla Diaz, and Alba Tourigny!!

 We are so proud and excited for you all!


For anyone interested in seeing our students displayed at UMD or wants to attend the award ceremony with us:


January 22 – February 10, 2018



Saturday, February 10, 1–3pm

The following awards will be presented by CVPA’s Dean David Klamen at 2:30pm:

Dean’s Award, 1st Place Award, 2nd Place Award, 3rd Place Award and 10 Honorable Mentions. The Dean’s Award, 1st Place Award, 2nd Place Award and 3Rd Place Award winners will receive a $1000 scholarship if they enroll as a major at the College of Visual and Performing Arts at UMass Dartmouth. Every student whose work merits an award will be given a portfolio review waiver if he or she applies to CVPA. All EYA 2018 exhibitors will receive a Certificate of Participation.

Snow day: In case of inclement weather the exhibition’s reception and awards presentation will be on Sunday, February 11th, same times. They will post it on



Campus Gallery, CVPA, UMass Dartmouth, 285 Old Westport Road, North Dartmouth, MA 02747. Please, park in Lot 7. The Campus Gallery is located on the first floor of CVPA. Please, when you arrive, sign our guest list and make your name labels (found at the information table), so we all know who we are. 

The following students have art work accepted in the New England juried exhibition- Emerging Young Artists 2018.  Over 823 students submitted artworks, and only 66 were chosen for this highly competitive exhibit.  Bourne High School has 4 entries from the following students:

From left:  Makayla Diaz (Grade 10), Hannah Violette (Grade 12), Alexis Davis (Grade 12), and Alba Tourigny (Grade 11)

 See a photo gallery of their work by CLICKING HERE!

The exhibit will be open from January 22nd- February 10, 2018.  The reception and awards presentation is: Saturday, February 10, from 1-3 pm.  Location: CVPA Campus Gallery, College of Visual and Performing Arts, University of Massachusetts Dartmouth, 285 Old Westport Road, Dartmouth, MA  02747


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