COLUMBUS — State Rep. Ryan Smith (R-Bidwell) said Kayleigh Cooper is the 93rd House District winner of the 2016 Ohio House of Representatives Student Art Exhibition.
Cooper attends Jackson High School and is taught by Shaun Gentry. Cooper’s artwork is titled, “Ohio.”
“Congratulations to Kayleigh on winning the Ohio House of Representatives Student Art Exhibition,” Smith said. “Kayleigh is a very talented artist and I am proud to have her artwork represent the 93rd District.”
The exhibition is open to the public at the Vern Riffe Center for Government and the Arts in the lower level Statehouse connector through Dec. 30.
The Ohio House of Representatives, Ohio Arts Council, and Ohio Art Education Association joined together for this inaugural student exhibition, which showcases high school artwork from all 99 Ohio House Districts. The exhibition recognizes the talents, creativity, and innovation of students who receive high quality arts education instruction as part of their academic experience in school and represents art by some of Ohio’s finest high school artists.