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Art Institute of Chicago
National recognition for artist Ally Schito [Ellicott City]
National recognition for artist Ally Schito [Ellicott City]

Congratulations to Ally Schito! The Centennial High School senior won a silver medal for her mixed media painting titled, "Adding a Dimension" in the renowned Scholastic Art and Writing competition, a national art contest sponsored by the Alliance for Young Artists and Writers. In June, the organization will host a ceremony for national medalists at Carnegie Hall in New York City.  The CHS Art Honor Society student created "Adding a Dimension" at Artipre, an art studio on Chevrolet Drive in Ellicott City, where she painted several pieces for inclusion in her college portfolio.  "I know that I express myself best through my artwork and, therefore, have...