Congratulations to the following artists whose work was submitted into the 25th Annual High School Juried Regional Exhibition this year: Rebecca Moore (Senior), Josie Cummings (Senior), Abby Thela (Senior), Jayli Capasso (Junior), Maddy Lenyk (Senior), Graziella Hartman (Junior), Elaine Savaria (Senior) and Emma Cloran (Junior).

Wish them all luck as the Regional Jurors (judges) choose next week! Any of our artists who are ultimately selected for this opportunity will have their work displayed at the Opalka Gallery at the Sage College of Albany Campus from March 12th-April 13th with a reception for friends and family on March 14th from 5:30-7:30pm, as well as a chance for additional awards and prizes.

More information on who this year’s Jurors are, see the Opalka Gallery site This exhibition is a showcase of the best artwork from the New York Capital Region’s high school students from 25 public districts or private schools. The High School Regional is organized in collaboration with the New York State Art Teacher’s Association, Region 6, and the Capital Area Art Supervisors group- all of which BHS’s Art Educators Mrs. Samantha Colbert and Mrs. Shannon DeCelle are members of.

No matter the outcome of this exhibition, we are so proud of all of your beautiful pieces! – Mrs. Colbert & Mrs. DeCelle


Blinded-Emma Cloran

Red Fox – Emma Cloran

Entangled – Jayli Capasso

Growing Green – Abby Thela

Wear and Tear -Elaine Savaria

Hidden Sensitivity – Abby Thela

Office – Maddy Lenyk

Escape – Jayli Capasso

Stress of a Caregiver – Abby Thela

Objects Hold Memories – Josie Cummings

Demoralization of Postpartum Depression – Josie Cummings

Orange Bust – Rebecca Moore

The Journey – Graziella Hartman