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May 26, 2022

Trone Announces Congressional Art Competition Winners From Maryland’s Sixth District


May 26, 2022

Contact: Sloane Gallagher, 

Trone Announces Congressional Art Competition Winners From Maryland’s Sixth District

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congressman David Trone (MD-06) announced the winners of the Congressional Art Competition from Maryland’s 6th District. Each year, the House of Representatives hosts the Congressional Art Competition, recognizing high school artists who live or attend school in each Congressional district.

“Maryland is home to some of the most creative students in the nation, and their talent was put in the spotlight during this year’s Congressional Art Competition,” said Congressman David Trone. “We selected our first place winner through public voting on social media, with Emily Duan of Richard Montgomery High School receiving the most votes for her artwork entitled, ‘Reminiscence.’ Thank you to everyone who participated, and congratulations to Emily and our other winners for their incredible work.”

First Place:

Emily Duan, Reminiscence

Richard Montgomery High School

Rockville, MD

Category Winners

   Spirit of the District:

Page Bacon, The Road

Saint James School

Hagerstown, MD

Staff Pick:

Evie Brauner, Bubbles

Saint James School

Hagerstown, MD

Best Computer Generated:

Malyla Banota, Paint Dripping Portrait

Northwest High School

Germantown, MD

Best Drawing:

Veronica Wang, Greater

Poolesville High School

Poolesville, MD

Best Mixed Media:

Ida Chen, Beyond the Fishbowl

Winston Churchill High School

Potomac, MD

Best Painting:

Phoenix Cardwell, Brother Keeper

Barbara Ingram School for the Arts

Hagerstown, MD

Congressman David Trone was elected to the House of Representatives in November 2018 to serve the 6th District of Maryland, which includes all or part of Montgomery, Frederick, Washington, Allegany, and Garrett Counties. Trone serves on the Appropriations, Veterans’ Affairs, and Joint Economic Committees. In Congress, Trone is fighting to make progress on issues that matter to Marylanders, including the mental health and addiction crises, criminal justice reform, and funding for medical research.

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