Brazosport Art League scholarship winner featured in The Facts

(Above photo: The six pieces included in the show from BHS senior Aretzie Baeza, pictured at right.)

One senior from Brazosport Christian School and six from Brazoswood High School submitted their art for inclusion in this year’s Brazosport Art League Bruce Good Scholarship Show, which takes place every spring. BHS senior Aretzie Baeza was selected as the winner of the 2022 scholarship, a $1,000 award given by the league on Sunday, April 3 at the closing reception.

The Facts interviewed BAL chair Ron White, Brazoswood art teacher Emily Espeche and Baeza for the story, which was published on The Facts’ website today (4/4).

Congratulations to Aretzie and all the artists on a job well done!

Read the story online…

Brazosport Art League’s “Bruce Good Scholarship Show” featured in The Facts

Brazosport Art League’s current exhibit, the Bruce Good Scholarship Show, is featured on the front page of today’s (3/30) newspaper. The Facts interviewed BAL’s Teen Studio Time instructors Linda Strickland and Mark Cameron for the article, “Art students paint for college”. The duo talked about the importance of the exhibit and the role it plays in creating a space for high school art students.

The two-week exhibit closes this week, but can be seen today through Saturday, April 2, from 11:00 AM – 3:00 PM. A closing reception and scholarship award ceremony will take place on Sunday, April 3 at 2:00 PM in the gallery.

Read the article online on The Facts’ website.

Brazosport Art League hosts local 12th grade artists in Bruce Good Scholarship Show

Brazoswood High School and homeschool seniors are displaying their art for the 16th year in a row in Brazosport Art League gallery during the Bruce Good Scholarship Show, which opens Tuesday, March 22. Exclusively featuring art by 12th grade students, the two-week exhibit allows the young artists to display the work that best represents their artistic journeys and compete for a $1,000 scholarship.

Through the duration of the show, Brazosport Art League members vote to select the recipient of the Bruce Good Scholarship, a memorial award named after the longtime Brazosport High School art teacher and ceramist. One student will be honored with the scholarship at the exhibit’s closing reception, slated for Sunday, April 3 from 2:00 PM – 3:30 PM.

Don’t miss out on seeing the art of these talented students! The exhibit runs through Saturday, April 2.

Tickets to visit the gallery are free, but reservations are required and may be made online in advance or when you arrive. Hours of operation are 11:00 AM – 3:00 PM, Tuesday through Saturday.