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Union County Teen Arts Exhibit on Display at Freeholders Gallery through Dec. 22

ELIZABETH, NJ – The Union County Board of Chosen Freeholders is pleased to announce that the 2010 Teen Arts Traveling Exhibit is on display at the Freeholders Gallery, on the 6th floor of the Union County Administration Building in Elizabeth, from now through December 22, during regular weekday office hours.

The exhibit consists of 55 pieces of art selected from more than 700 visual art works shown at the 2010 Union County Teen Arts Festival held in March at Union County College in Cranford. The annual event is administered by the Union County Office of Cultural and Heritage Affairs in the Department of Parks and Community Renewal.

“Each year I am amazed by the exceptional artwork submitted by the students,” said Freeholder Chairman Daniel P. Sullivan. “I encourage everyone to get out and see this fun, lively exhibit as it goes on tour throughout Union County.”

For information about the Teen Arts program, contact the Union County Office of Cultural and Heritage Affairs at 633 Pearl Street, Elizabeth 07202; telephone (908) 558-2550. NJ Relay service users should call 711 or email


2010 TEEN ARTS EXHIBIT The exhibiting students are:


Berkeley Heights

  • Columbia MS:
    • Eileen Hsieh
  • Governor Livingston HS:
    • Michelle Harpster
  • Emily Stecher
  • Kit Taylor



  • AL Johnson HS:
    • Alex Guarraci
    • Jahad Tucker
  • Mother Seton RHS:
    • Alexandra Ravelo



  • Cranford HS:
    • Jackie Labrutto
    • Corina Lupp
    • Rose Papandrea
    • Michael Stark
  • Hillside Avenue School:
    • Kevin Quigley
  • Orange Avenue School:
    • Geddy Warner
  • St. Michael School:
    • Bridget Duffy



  • Benedictine Academy:
    • Arielle Figueredo
  • Dr. Orlando Edreira:
    • Hector Meneses
  • Elizabeth HS – Dwyer House:
    • Vincente Gutama
  • Elizabeth HS – Edison House:
    • Junior Perez
  • Elizabeth HS – Jefferson House:
    • Su Samangie
  • Elizabeth HS – Upper Academy:
    • Paula Paixao
  • Madison-Monroe School:
    • Keyla Menendez
  • Nicholas S. LaCorte School:
    • Ernesto Villalta
  • St. Mary of the Assumption:
    • Elmi Ventura
  • T.C. Reilly School:
    • Josmer Geronimo
  • William F. Halloran School:
    • Emiliano Chirigliano
  • Woodrow Wilson School:
    • Nathalie DeLaCruz



  • Hillside Catholic Academy:
    • Andre Perez
  • Hillside HS:
    • Marc Tabin
  • Walter O. Krumbiegel MS:
    • Tavianna Wilson



  • David Brearley HS:
    • Kyle Clementi
    • Anthony Matos
    • Chinonye Uka



  • Linden HS:
    • Tyron Howard
  • McManus MS:
    • Jennifer Nary
  • Soehl MS:
    • Francesse Dolbrice



  • Deerfield MS:
    • Jodie Zheng


New Providence

  • New Providence HS:
    • Sierra Bagish
  • New Providence MS:
    • Emily Pooley



  • Cook School:
    • Kayla Hemming
  • Hubbard MS:
    • Aujai Sterling
  • Plainfield Academy of Arts:
    • Lesley Orellana
  • Union County TEAMS:
    • Courtney Johnson
    • Joriana Machado



  • Abraham Clark HS:
    • Pam Bennett
    • Isaac Thomas
    • Luis Valdes


Scotch Plains

  • Union County Vo-Tech:
    • Esha Lezama



  • FM Gaudineer MS:
    • Kevin Wheat
  • Jonathan Dayton HS:
    • Alexa Perlstein
    • Remy Schneier
    • Becky Aron



  • Oratory Preparatory School:
    • Timothy Kelly
    • Daniel Canziani



  • Union HS:
    • Patricia Badiola
    • Stephanie Branco



  • Edison Intermediate School:
    • Lucia Liu
  • Roosevelt Inter. School:
    • Anna Centrella



  • Winfield School:
    • Dana Baldwin.

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