Academy Artists recognised in 63rd Texaco Children’s Art Competition

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Academy Artists recognised in 63rd  Texaco Children’s Art CompetitionSixth Form art student, Joel has come  2nd in 63rd annual Texaco Art competition and Year 8 artist, Emily has received a special merit. 

These achievements mean that  two out of the five artists recognised from North Down came from Bangor Academy.  

Both pupils will head to Dublin in May to a special prize winners’ ceremony in the prestigious Hugh Lane Gallery in Dublin.

Joel is looking forward to receiving €1,000 in the 16 – 18 category for his work entitled ‘Lone Tree’ and Emily will receive her Merit Award for her submission. Watch this space for the photos of that event.