CDS students recognized in WNC Regional Scholastic Art Awards 2023

Congratulations to the following CDS students for being recognized in the WNC Regional Scholastic Art Awards, sponsored by Asheville Art Museum (2 South Pack Square, Asheville, NC). Students in grades 7–12 from across our region submit work for this highly competitive, juried competition. 


Carolina Day School honorees are:


Manning Stewart '24

  • “Basketball Glory” (Photography) [pictured]



Caroline Barton '25

  • “Choking at the Waist” (Photography)
  • “Lacy Shadows” (Photography)


Penny Trudrung '25

  • “Other worldly” (Photography)


Mary Carter Self '25

  • "Heaven Meets Hell" (Photography)


William Self '27

  • “Ghosts of the Present” (Photography)


Emery Suess '27

  • “Lifting the Sun” (Photography)



Caroline Barton '25

  • “2am: Overthinking” (Photography)


Ansley Blackford '25

  • “What can't you see?” (Photography)


Claude Evert '27

  • “Madness” (Photography)


Catherine Goosmann '27

  • “Halloween Dad” (Photography)


William Self '27

  • “Owengre” (Photography)
  • “Tree Man” (Photography)


Emery Suess '27

  • “Dubai Sand Dunes” (Photography)


Sophia Bucholz '28

  • “Creepy Eye” (Drawing & Illustration)


All awarded artworks are being presented in the 2023 WNC Regional Scholastic Art Awards exhibition through March 6, 2023, at the Asheville Art Museum. Gold Key and Silver Key artworks are displayed physically; Honorable Mention artworks are displayed digitally. 

For more information on the WNC Regional Scholastic Art Awards, visit