Carlos Medrano Miramontes Wins 1st Place in the 2016 Congressional Art Competition

Posted by Community Relations on 5/3/2016

Carlos Medrano Miramontes, a junior in Advanced Art 1 International Baccalaureate class, recently learned that his mixed media collage self-portrait, “Exodus” was awarded 1st place in the 2016 Congressional Art Competition for Arizona’s 7th District. The piece was selected by Congressman Ruben Gallego and the Art Competition Committee. There will be a reception on May 9 to recognize Miramontes.   The piece will hang in Washington D.C. for a full year. Miramontes and a parent will be flown to Washington for the reception.