'Expressions of Peace' winners named
Winners of the first "Expressions of Peace" art and literature contest for Hawaii's inaugural Peace Day have been chosen. Their work will be displayed in the "Peace Day Gallery" at the State Capitol Chamber level from 7 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Monday through Friday until Oct. 22.
Literary award winners: Ages 7-11 -- Dylan Newbro, and Maya Grimm, of Montessori School of Maui, Makawao; Ages 12-17 -- Ikaika Puni-Mau, Hookupono Program, Honolulu; Adult -- Michiko Kurokawa, Tony Quagliano, Raofa Ahrary, and C. Keith Haugen, Honolulu; Shu Hikichi, Hawaii Tokai International College, Honolulu.
Art Award winners: Hawaiian Theme -- Kanoa Aikala Nelson, Honolulu; Imagination -- Jessica Atwood, Kalama Intermediate School, Makawao; Hannah Kidd, and Hayden May, Connections Public Charter School, Hilo; Composition -- Hayley Barcia, Connections Public Charter School, Hilo; Atmosphere -- Koa Mendes, Connections Public Charter School, Hilo; Nature -- Sydney Rollins, Kualapuu Elementary Public Charter School, Kualapuu; Symbolism -- Andrew Burns, Montessori of Maui School, Haiku; Graphic Design -- Denise Dion Scoyni, art instructor, Kula Elementary at Na Kamalei, Kilauea; Technology -- Stan P. Cox, II, Paramount Photography Hawaii, Honolulu; Group Project -- Teens of Hale 'Opio Kauai, Inc. Therapeutic Group Home Program, Lihue; and Forest Middleton, Edward Bernabe, Gabrielle Rosa, and Asia Vito, Kapaa Elementary School, Kapaa.
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