Evelyn Herbert winning photo

West Artists Earning National Recognition in Scholastic Contest

Niles West High School art students, Evelyn Herbert and Emma Kalchik, have earned National recognition in the 2020-2021 Scholastic Art & Writing Awards.  Evelyn and Emma have been identified by a panel of creative professionals as a few of the most talented young artists in the nation.

Evelyn’s photograph, Elodie, has earned her a National Silver Medal and Emma’s photograph, Hidden Pain, has earned her a National Gold Medal in this art competition. Evelyn and Emma’s artwork is in the top 1-3% of students recognized for their artwork at the National Level. The Awards are an important opportunity for students to be recognized for their creative talents. Learn more at artandwriting.org.

"Elodie" photo by Evelyn Herbert