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Union County Teen Arts Exhibit on Display at the NJ Blood Center in Scotch Plains

SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ – The Union County Board of Chosen Freeholders is pleased to announce that the 2011 Teen Arts Traveling Exhibit is on display at the New Jersey Blood Center, located at 2279 South Avenue in Scotch Plains. The art work is on display through September 2nd during regular office hours.

The exhibit consists of 53 pieces of art selected from more than 700 visual art works shown at the 2011 Union County Teen Arts Festival held in March at Union County College in Cranford. The annual event is administered by the Office of Cultural and Heritage Affairs in the Union County Department of Parks & Community Renewal.

“Each year I am amazed by the wonderful artwork submitted by local students,” said Freeholder Chairman Deborah P. Scanlon. “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


2011 TEEN ARTS EXHIBIT – The exhibiting students are:

Berkeley Heights

Columbia Middle School
Julia Young



Mother Seton Regional HS
Victoria Marples


Cranford HS
Shannon Daly

Gina DeCagna
Hillside Avenue School
Allison Curley

Orange Avenue School
Louis Capucci

St. Michael School
Kyle Borokowski


Abraham Lincoln School
Dianeth Hernandez

Benedictine Academy
Keyona Wright

Benjamin Franklin School
Juan Martinez

Charles Hudson School
Damaris Quezada

Dr. Orlando Edreira School
Jessica Arguera

Elizabeth HS – Dwyer House
Jorge Soto Soriano

Elizabeth HS – Edison House
Gustavo Perez

Elizabeth HS – Jefferson House
Andres Camargo
Christie Ramirez

Elizabeth HS – Lower Academy
Wislet Dazime

Elizabeth HS – Upper Academy
Danny Luca

Madison-Monroe School
Arianna Honore

Nicholas M. Butler School
Eunice Edmond

Nicholas S. LaCorte School
Jonathan Lopez

St. Mary of the Assumption
Carla Gomes

T.C. Reilly School
Sindy Chavarria

William F. Halloran School
Walter Casanas

Woodrow Wilson School
Joel Romero



Hillside HS

Ambyr Szablowski

Walter O. Krumbiegel MS
Pinto & Campbell



David Brearley HS
Samantha Hoag
Anthony Madonia



Linden HS
Jose Ferero

McManus MS
Clint Malakuskie

Soehl MS
Eduardo Plaza


Deerfield MS
Bea Collins


New Providence
New Providence HS
Lylah Dugan

New Providence MS
Lillian Cahill






Central Jersey Arts School

Silvia Alpapucho
Cook School
Carin Hardy

Hubbard MS
Jose Peña de Leon

Maxon MS
Caleah Atkinson

Plainfield Academy of Arts
Anthony Cancel

Union County TEAMS HS
Crystal Attidore

Union County TEAMS MS
Shaun Counts


Scotch Plains
Union County Vo-Tech
Camillo Castillo
LaJuan Miller


FM Gaudineer MS
N. Adbullahu, M. Pisauro & 
N. Stanislawczyk

Jonathan Dayton HS
Farharah Mohamad



Oratory Preparatory School
Tyler Otterbein


Union HS
Pamela Chuang
Andrea Garcia



Edison Intermediate School
Catlin Collins

Roosevelt Intermediate School
Kevin Miller
Alyson Palia




Winfield School
Joel Walters


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