City of Knoxville Tennessee Arts CommissionAmerican Alliance of Museum

Focus 2011

November 27, 2015 - January 10, 2016

Click here for the Exhibition Overview and Form

This is a collaborative project with the East Tennessee Art Education Association designed to bring together the best student work grades 6-12 from a 32-county region; award winners are eligible for $1,000,000 in scholarships to national art schools. Organized by the KMA.

KMA media sponsors:

  • Big Wheel
  • kurtzinser
  • wbirtv

Presenting Sponsor:

  • Regal Entertainment Group

Additional Sponsorship:

  • Pharma Packaging Solutions
  • Emerson Process Management
  • Home Federal Bank


Best Drawing 2015
Karina Jurayeua 12th Grade Maryville High School My Fireplace Reflection

Best in Show 2015
Esther Stiver 12th Grade Bearden High School Trolls

Best in Middle School 2015
Fatima Bowers 8th Grade Karns Middle School Ed Sheeran

Best Photography 2015
Alejandra Lopez 12th Grade Loudon High School Alejandra in Wonderland

Best Print 2015
Carrie Garnson 12th Grade Central High School Hireatn