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Winners Announced! K-12 Italian Language Art Contest 2020

Date 10.29.2020

On the occasion of the 20th edition of Week of the Italian Language in the World, Fondazione Italia, in collaboration with the Italian Cultural Institute Los Angeles and the Italian Cultural Institute San Francisco and under the auspices of the Italian Consulate General in Los Angeles and the Italian Consulate General in San Francisco is pleased to CONGRATULATE the following first and second place winners for each grade level range. THANK YOU to all the artists who sent us their wonderful art work!

K-4
1st place: Alice Deco, “Le Mie Scuole”
2nd place: July Werner “Giovanni e il Fiore”

5-8
1st place: Tory Robb, “Transformazione”
2nd place: Maria Drennan, “L’Italiano in Azione”

9-12
1st place: Silvia Faraboschi, “Italian Butterfly Effect”
2nd place: Vincent Calta, “Colors of Life”

All first and second place winners will receive a cash prize! First place winners will also receive a series of 51 Italian comic books created for the initiative, ”Fumetti nei Musei.”

Please visit our virtual gallery to view all the wonderful artwork submitted to the contest.