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Young Somers Artists Featured at Katonah Museum Show

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Somers High School senior Kody Tirpak with his watercolor “Ducks on the Wing” Credits: Tabitha Pearson Marshall
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Somers High School’s Emily Zhang’s watercolor “Watercolor Landscape” Credits: Tabitha Pearson Marshall
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Somers High School senior Katie Melly with her colored-pencil piece “Colored Bottles” Credits: Tabitha Pearson Marshall
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Somers High School senior Max Geller with his self-portrait “Max” done in cut paper and paint Credits: Tabitha Pearson Marshall
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Somers High School’s Maeve O’Brien’s marker and pencil illustration “French Morning.” Credits: Tabitha Pearson Marshall
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Somers High School’s Lucy Barry’s oil painting “Wise Owl”
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KATONAH, N.Y. – For the 34th year in a row, the Katonah Museum of Art is holding its Young Artists exhibition showcasing the talents of dozens of young artists from across Westchester, Putnam, Rockland, Dutchess and Fairfield counties.

More than 400 artworks by high school students from throughout the region are spotlighted in this exhibit. Museum officials say the program gives teens “the opportunity to work behind-the-scenes to produce a museum exhibition.” Over a period of several months, the young artists take on the roles of curator, exhibition designer, graphic designer, art installer and artist as they collaborate with professionals to produce the exhibition. The Young Artists Exhibition runs through March 5.

The museum is located at 134 Jay Street-Route 22 in Katonah. For more information, visit katonahmuseum.org.

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