Artwork by students from schools in Maplewood and South Orange is on display at the Livingston Mall until Friday.
Marshall Elementary Art Teacher Jessica Fong had 18 students in the exhibition: Cormac Anderson-Hart, Liesel Loikits, Eva Maloney, Elliott Peterson, Esme Levy, Hadley Anania, Felix Stone, Shay Drucker, Ian DiCanio, Nayeli Lenochan, Gavin Pearce, Maxwell Fong, Cassandra Gasspard, Henry Roth, Malcolm Hall, Chiara Wright, and Naomi Chow.
Jefferson Elementary Art Teacher Eva McNally had 23 students in the exhibition: Finn Egan-Liang, Dae Kavanough, Jayla Rowe, Livia Ferguson, Mia Johmann, Idemudia Omofomah, Chioma Okafor, Ky Kuperman, Aviram Livneh, Theo Sinyak, Lucy D’Orazio, Dominique Farrell, Peyton Edge, Amelia Burroughs, Joel Hector Jr., Alexandria Auth, Rafael Griffiths, Shana Zhu, Marley Rosen, Lily Yazdan, Tallulah Thatcher-Keane, Thirusan Thureskumar, and Hannah Schwartz.
Tuscan Elementary Art Teacher Andrew Dean had several students in grades kindergarten through third exhibit two collaborative self-portrait panels.
Maplewood Middle Art Teacher Michele Reisman had 13 students in the exhibition — 6th graders: Anaya Center, Charley Drechsler, Hailey Freeman, Amina Jones, Kaelyn Matsushita, Camryn Jones, Violet O'Hara and 8th graders: Dylan Carthens, Ellery Sampson, Madison Moskowitz, Caroline Pisciotta, Della Zimmerman, and August Reynolds Vickberg.
Columbia High School Art Teacher, Alexandra Cappucci had Anthony Ruiz exhibit his work.
Finally, Columbia High School Art Teacher Karen Murphy had seven students in the exhibition: Lily Austin, Dara Brownstein, Olivia Chung, Abreham Gebremariam (two paintings), Lucia Guerrieri, Sofia Perales-Buck, and Andre Timmons.
The Essex County Education Association has hosted the exhibition at the Livingston Mall annually for the past 21 years.