Six high school seniors are displaying their artwork that explores various social topics and historical art movements in an upcoming showcase at Margaret Lane Gallery in Hillsborough beginning Feb. 24.
The art show is a culmination of each student’s work in the International Baccalaureate program through Cedar Ridge High School.
The event is comprised of three shows: “Our Moments in Time,” “A Kaleidoscope of Emotions” and “The Shape of Life Through Color.” Each show lasts two weeks, with two students being featured in each showcase.
The students each spent two years creating and compiling a portfolio that includes artwork and written rationales explaining their journey.
“I really want the public to not only appreciate the beauty of their work and their effort,” Lori Shepley, visual arts instructor at Cedar Ridge High School, said. “But also I want them to understand how much thinking goes into creating art and a product