Three Students Winners in Society of Illustrators' Competition

News Story:

Sacred Heart University Art and Design students Francisco Flores, Leigh Koger and Ryan Mauro are winners of the Society of Illustrators of New York 2008 Student Scholarship Competition. The students were three of 130 selected nationally from 5,683 entries from 88 institutions.


The Artwork
Francisco Flores, Amigo in watercolor (Sp ‘07)
Leigh Koger, Johnny Cash in graphite (Sp ‘08)
Ryan Mauro, James Dean in graphite (Sp ‘08)

To view all 130 student acceptances, go to

The exhibition in the Museum of American Illustration at the Society of Illustrators will run from April 30 through May 16, 2008. An awards presentation will be held on Friday, May 2, 2008.

The Society of Illustrators is located at 128 East 63rd Street
(between Park and Lexington Avenues)
New York, NY 10065

Gallery Hours:
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10 A.M.– 5 P.M. Wednesday - Friday
12 noon– 4 P.M. Saturday
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