Art Department Highlights

2018-2019 Student Art Show


2017-2018 Art Slideshow


2016-2017 Art Highlights Report Presented to the BOE

    • Art Supervisors Association (ASA) All Nassau County Art Exhibit 2017, Farmingdale State
    • College, NY - Marissa Sondo receiving committee and participant, Patti Krakoff, Heather Cullinan, Tildy Becker-DeLuca, Ellen Cervone, Claire Merz, Darci Veltre, Bethany Bracconier-Ferry, Beth Adler, Suzanne Perakakis, Paul Leone, Penny Schneider, Julie Thornton, Gale Domingo participated
    • Legislative Exhibit - Beth Adler, Bethany Bracconier-Ferry, Tildy Becker-DeLuca, Patti Krakoff, Ellen Cervone, Julie Thornton participated
    • NYSSBA Exhibit - Tildy Becker-DeLuca, Claire Merz, Ellen Cervone and Beth Adler participated        
    • Art in HeART - Participating teachers - Patti Krakoff, Bethany Bracconier-Ferry, Tildy Becker-DeLuca, Melinda Gibbons, Julie Thornton, Paul Leone
    • Bar Harbour Library Rotating Exhibit - Melinda Gibbons, Darci Veltre, Julie Thornton, Ellen Cervone
    • Central Avenue Library Exhibit - Patti Krakoff
    • Colors of Long Island Art Competition and Exhibit - Melinda Gibbons, Nicole Hassell
    • Art Guild in Manhasset - AP Art Exhibit - Gale Domingo
    • CW Post Art Visions AP Art Exhibit - Gale Domingo
    • AP Art Exhibit at MHS - Gale Domingo
    • Cornell University Fashion Design Award - Julie Thornton’s student participated
    • MHS Senior Awards Night Cover Design for Brochure - Gale DomingoVisions Cover Design - Gale Domingo
    • Make a Wish Bulletin Board - Penny Schneider
    • National Scholastic Book Cover Contest winner grade 2 - Patti Krakoff
    • Nassau Community College Art and Science Exhibit 2017 - Beth Adler, Julie Thornton
    • PTA Reflections Contest and Judging - CCC/general ed students participated - Julie Thornton. Patti Krakoff’s student has a video being judged on the state level
    • Express Nite - Julie Thornton’s CCC and Drawing and Painting I students participated
    • Village Hall Rotating Art Exhibit Supporting teachers from Ames Campus - Tildy Becker-DeLuca, Beth Adler, Suzanne Perakakis,  Darci Veltre - Fairfield Elementary School, Claire Merz - Lockhart Elementary School, Patti Krakoff - East Lake, Melinda Gibbons - Birch Lane Elementary School, Heather Cullinan - Berner Middle School, Paul Leone - Berner Middle School, Bethany Bracconier-Ferry - Berner Middle School, Jason Coppola - Berner Middle School, and Nicole Hassell.
    • Board Room Rotating Art Exhibit - Beth Adler, Penny Schneider, Gale Domingo, Julie Thornton, Marissa Sondo, Nicole Hassell, Melinda Gibbons, Heather Cullinan, Paul Leone, Jason Coppola, Bethany Bracconier-Ferry, Ellen Cervone, Suzanne Perakakis, Tildy Becker-DeLuca, Darci Veltre, Patti Krakoff, Claire Merz
    • Newsday Kids Day Art Contest and Exhibition - Darci Veltre
    • Fire Department Poster Contest - Claire Merz
    • Autism Awareness Puzzle Pieces - Darci Veltre
    • AAA Traffic Safety Poster and Video Contest - Darci Veltre,
    • Doodle for Google Competition - Penny Schneider, Patti Krakoff
    • Perk Coffee House Art Exhibit - Darci Veltre, Patti Krakoff, Melina Gibbons
    • Budget Vote and Literacy Day Art Exhibit - Darci Veltre, Claire Merz
    • Fall and Spring Music Concert Cover Design for Brochure - Tildy Becker-DeLuca, Beth Adler
    • Drug-Free Long Island Poster Contest - Suzanne Perakakis, Tildy Becker-DeLuca, Beth Adler
    • Save the Manatees T-shirt design contest MHS with top 3 winning designs sold on Bonfire.com - Penny Schneider  
    • T-shirt design competition at Ames - Sue Perakakis, Tildy Becker-DeLuca, Beth Adler
    • “Catch the Wave” charity fundraiser event for Winthrop University Hospital’s Cancer Center - Penny Schneider
    • Julie Thornton’s students created textile designs on silk to be raffled
    • Origami Gratitude Books created by Studio in Art and Wing Art classes then taught by MHS students to McKenna students via video conferencing - Penny Schneider 
    • Art and Mural Clubs throughout the school district and community venues - Paul Leone, Jason Coppola, Melinda Gibbons, Nicole Hassell, Heather Cullinan, Tildy, Becker-DeLuca, Suzanne Perakakis, Patti Krakoff
    • Mural on Bagel Shop wall across from MHS - Gale Domingo, Julie Thornton, Penny Schneider
    • Portfolio Project Adjudicators - Suzanne Perakakis, Tildy Becker-DeLuca, Patti Krakoff
    • Cleveland Museum of Art Virtual Field Trip - Drawing and Painting I classes learned about Impressionism - Julie Thornton
    • College Representatives visit MHS Art classes from FIDM and Nassau Community College
    • Artwork created for the Northport Veterans Hospital veterans honored in the Annual Massapequa Day at Brady Park March 2017 - Darci Veltre
    • Valentines For Veterans - cards created by students in grade 1-3 - Darci Veltre
    • Mtract Policy board representative - Marissa Sondo and Patti Krakoff
    • PTA Representative - Marissa Sondo, collaborations by Patti Krakoff and Claire Merz
    • Taught a bookmaking workshop for teachers through Mtract - Marissa Sondo
    • IST Special Area Representative - Marissa Sondo
    • Winner of National Scholastic Book Cover Contest (2nd grader) - Patti Krakoff
    • Winner for NYS Elementary Youth Art Month (2nd grader) - Patti Krakoff
    • Reflections: student video is at state level for judging (6th grader) - Patti Krakoff
    • Summer Fine Arts Program - Nicole Hassell, Paul Leone, Darci Veltre
    • Senate Artwork on Recycling - Patti Krakoff’s students participated
    • Missing Children Posters - Patti Krakoff participated
    • Curriculum Writing - Jason Coppola, Patti Krakoff and Marissa Sondo participate