Congressman Bill Foster

Representing the 11th District of Illinois

2016 Congressional Art Competition Submissions

We received a lot of great pieces for the 2016 Congressional Art Competition. Take a moment to scroll through the submissions below, and remember to vote for your favorite on Facebook beginning on April 22.

Venus

Pencil 

Amy Wang

Illinois Mathematics and Science Academy

City in Motion: No Turn on Red

Photography

Tyler Smith

Joliet Central High School

The Seoul of Korea

Graphic Design

Alicia Kim

Neuqua Valley High School

Reality in Wonderland

Digital Photography

Alessandra Lane

Downers Grove South High School

Enraptured

Acrylic Pen

Natalie Merlo

West Aurora High School

Who Am I?

Photography

Chritian Moreno

Planfield East High School

Underwater Art

Photography

Kennedy Hill

Hinsdale South High School

Picture Perfect

Digital Photography

Claire Koopman

Downers Grove South High School

Modern Aborigines

Digital Photography

Sarah Patrick

Downers Grove North High School

Pipework

Pen and Ink

Elizabeth Leedham

Oswego High School

Hidden

Charcoal

Andrea Allen

Oswego High School

Destiney

Graphite and Colored Pencil

Liam Perez

Downers Grove North High School

The Weeknd

Acrylic

Amel Dockery

Joliet West High School

Come What May

Painting

Anna Kanai

Aurora Christian High School

Bonfire

Acrylic Painting

Rebekah Isaak

Oswego East High School

"Oh, Deer"

Digital Photography

Analy Martinez-Pantoja

Downers Grove South High School

Imagine

Digital Painting

Kira Donnelly

Neuqua Valley High School

Uncertainty

Digital Painting

Emma Wilson

Downers Grove North High School

Path to Nowhere

Digital Photography

Bonnie Rott

Oswego High School

Just Speak

Digital

Brittany Schloderback

Neuqua Valley High School

The Face

Acrylic 

Amel Dockery

Joliet West High School

Mechanical Waste I

Watercolor

Keanu Vasquez

Romeoville High School

Psalm 78:72

Andrew Hasulube

Aurora Christian High School

A Life Well Lived

Madelyn Liptak

Aurora Christian High School

Ethereal Pause

Photography

Carlee Rogala

Plainfield East High School

Friday Night Lights

Photography

Hailen Jerkovic

Hinsdale South High School

Concrete

Photography

Ivy Bukowski

Downers Grove South High School

Graceful Melodies

Digital Photography

Jhenevie Oca

Downers Grove South High School

And Then it Hits

Photography

Sara Arnquist

Downers Grove North High School

Yin x Yang

Acrylic

Amel Dockery

Joliet West High School

Dreams

Digital Photography

Kira Donnelly

Neuqua Valley High School

Horns

Ink and Adobe Photo Shop

Claudia Hernandez

Downers Grove North High School

Undercover

Photography

Cameryn Hulvat

Hinsdale South High School

On Vinyl

Photography

Antonette Winscott

West Aurora High School

On the Sidelines

Photography

Hailen Jerkovic

Hinsdale South High School

Departure

Colored Pencil

Carlos Flores

West Aurora High School

The Future

Drawing

Judson Mitchell III

Downers Grove South High School

Isn't it Ironic

Photography

Annemarie Elser

Downers Grove South High School

Chris & Willie

Digital Photography

Melissa Vargas

Hinsdale South High School

Desolation

Photography

Katie Turyna

Downers Grove South High School

Swing

Paint Stick

Natalie Merlo

West Aurora High School

12:30

Inkjet Digital Print

Kaitlyn Almazan

Downers Grove North High School

Migraine

Photography

Juliette Moushon

Downers Grove South High School

Thoughts

Digital Photography

Charlene De Guzman

Downers Grove South High School

Bill

Oil Painting

Mallory Sharp

Oswego High School

Hide

Photography

Lauren Ackermann

Downers Grove South High School

Man's Prey

Digital Photography

Sydney Antiporek

Downers Grove South High School

Wasteland

Photography

Tori Thorson

Downers Grove South High School

Boat Adrift

Oil Painting

Nicholas Athitakis

Oswego High School

Enchanted Forest

Photography

Shaylinn Aver

Hinsdale South High School

Remembering

Photography

Payton Froats

Downers Grove South High School

My Vision of Albrecht Durer

Painting

Mishelle Mironov

Illinois Mathematics and Science Academy

Cultural Diversity

Photography

Maliya Aleman

Joliet Central High School

Little Red Riding Hood

Photography

Basem Altarshan

Hinsdale South High School

Only Way of Light

Digital Photography

Christina Markovski

Downers Grove South High School

Paper Chase

Digital Photography

Claire Pikul

Downers Grove South High School

St. Amelia

Digital Painting

Emma Wilson

Downers Grove North High School