Art piece $10,000 scholarship

A Del Valle High School senior was awarded a $10,000 Art Institute of Austin scholarship on Thursday, May 10, during the Best in Show reception at the Art Institute of Austin to pursue a college degree in Fine Arts.

Del Valle High School senior Celeste Gallegos received the $10,000 scholarship for her digital photograph named “The Feelings of Colors Have Shadows,” which showcases a black and white photo of a woman with three colored-striped (white, green and red) across her cheeks.

To view more photos of the event, see below.