Wenatchee Student wins regional Art Award


Zachary Banken, Wenatchee High School sophomore, took Best of Show in the Regional High School Art Show, in photography.

His photo, titled “Crash Landing,” is currently on display in Olympia in the OSPI Art Show, and will be competing with art pieces from around the state. Zachary’s photography teacher is Reed Carlson.

The Annual show is sponsored by Wenatchee Valley Museum and Cultural Center in cooperation with the North Central Washington Educational Services District and the Office of Superintendent of Public Instruction each year. The juried show features works by top art students from all over North Central Washington. Works judged “Best of Show” move on to the state’s annual Superintendent’s High School Art Show in Olympia.