Student works selected for Congressional Art Competition

Congratulations to Lael Breshears and Nathan Slisher, whose artwork has been selected to be a part of the Congressional Art Competition. Their art will be sent to Congressman Paul Tonko’s office, where a panel of artists will select winning entries. Winners are recognized both in their district and at an annual awards ceremony in Washington, …

HS student artists win awards at Media Arts Festival

Congratulations to BH-BL student artists for winning awards at the HS Media Arts Festival in Niskayuna. Madeline Marcinko was awarded 1st place in the category of Digital Fine Art, Grace Apffel was awarded 3rd place in the category of Digital Fine Art, and Alisa Mazon received an Honorable Mention in the category of Computer Based …

BH-BL again named “Best Communities for Music Education” school

Congratulations to the entire BH-BL School District and community for being named among the nation’s Best Communities for Music Education for the 7th year in a row! BH-BL is one of approximately 600 school districts across the nation that is being recognized by The National Association of Music Merchants (NAMM) Foundation for their outstanding music …

Students’ work featured in Media Arts Fest, April 1-May 2

Students’ work featured in Media Arts Fest, April 1-May 2 It’s a busy & exciting month for our student artists who are being recognized in a variety of venues for their hard work. Congratulations to BH-BL High School student artists for having their work selected for the Media Arts Festival Exhibit during the month of …

Students’ artwork at Regional Art Exhibit, April 4-May 3

Students’ artwork at Regional Art Exhibit, April 4-May 3 Congratulations to BH-BL student artists Samuel Leone, John Matrazzo, Madeline Marcinko, and Grace Apffel for having their works accepted into the High School Regional Art Exhibition at the Albany Center Gallery, April 4 through May 3, with a kick-off celebratory reception on April 4 at 5 …

HS Orchestra Works with Internationally Known Conductor

HS Orchestra Works With Internationally Known Conductor Special guest Jeffrey Grogan, adjudicator, conductor, and clinician for many prestigious national and international festivals, such as WorldStrides Heritage Music Festivals, and Professor of Orchestral Studies at Oklahoma City University, recently visited BH-BL to work with the high school students in the orchestra. Grogan is an internationally known …

Art in 3D Exhibition, Feb. 3-28

Five students’ work to appear in Art in 3D Exhibition, Feb. 3-28 Congratulations to the following BH-BL student artists whose works have been chosen by jurors for display at the 2019 Art in 3D Exhibition: Annabella Zocco, Faith Jandreau (2 works), Fiona Martin, Logan Williams, and Prudence Miller. The exhibit runs from Feb. 6 to …

Filling Bowls Project a Success

Stevens Students Participate in Filling Bowls Project Stevens Elementary School 4th & 5th grade students recently demonstrated their ability to blend kindness and creativity into one through the Filling Bowls Project. The students worked with art teacher Karen Taylor to sculpt and paint ‘pinch pots,’ which are small bowls used across many cultures from ancient …

Students’ Artwork in All-Star Exhibition, Jan. 19-Feb. 9

Students’ Artwork in All-Star Exhibition, Jan. 19-Feb. 9 Congratulations to BH-BL student artists whose work will be on display at the Saratoga Arts Center Gallery from Jan. 19 until Feb. 9, as part of the All-Stars Exhibition: Cain Sivik, Cheyenne Zhang, Dana Golden, Grace Apffel, Julia Ettkin, Madeline Marcinko, Mia Belanger, Samuel Leone, and Zach …