2019 Reflections Award Winners 'Look Within'

The 2019 Reflections Contest was spectacular. With just a little under 100 entries, the competition was extremely hard to judge. Mahalo to our judges for taking the time to come out and judge each of the: 
 
44 Visual Artist entries
30 Literature entries
8 Photography entries
13 Special Artist entries
6 Film entries
5 Dance entries and
2 Music Composition entries
 
This annual competition is sponsored by the Friends of Kaiser PTSA to promote and recognize the arts at Kaiser High. The top three winners in each category are listed below. First place received $200; Second Place - $100 and Third Place - $50. 
 
The level of talent we have at Kaiser High School is astounding, and yet oh, so inspiring. Please go and view all the entries for yourself at the library while the display is still up. 
 
 
Literature - Click on the graphic to read the winning entries
 
 
A pest of the past
1st Place - Erin Yoshioka
'A pest of the past'
fighting yourself
2nd Place - Monica Glassco  'Fighting Yourself' 
I am who I am
3rd Place - Wynter Rasmussen - Ho 'I am who I am' 
 
 
 
Special Artists
 
Patrick Chang
1st Place - Patrick Chang  'Mirrors'
Didi Correa Kidani
2nd Place - Didi Correa-Kidani   "Hungry" 
 
Makani Antoni
3rd Place - Makani Antolin 'My Ancestors'
 
Visual Artists
 
 
Brian Zhou
1st Place - Brian Zhou. 'Pandas' 
Zoe Barnes

2nd Place - Zoe Barnes 'Transparent' 
Tristan Lee
3rd Place - Tristan Lee 
'Dream World' 
 
Photography 
 
Sakura Liu
1st Place - Sakura Liu 
'Island Through a Glass' 
 
Zoie Driver
2nd Place - Zoie Driver  
'Perspective' 
Kai Lin
3rd Place - Kai Lin
'One's Value'

 

Dance - Click on the graphic to view their creative dances. 

 
Alia Stone
1st Place - Alia Stone 
'Roses & Violets' 
Natalie Hawkins
2nd Place Tie - Natalie Hawkins
'Thank you, Next'  - sorry dance is not available to view. 
Lidice Gannon
2nd Place Tie - Lidice Gannon 
'Look within' 
 
 
 

Film - Click on the graphic to watch their winning entries. 

 
Erin Yoshioka
1st Place - Erin Yoshioka
'Concealed' 
Luke Bender
2nd Place - Luke Bender
'Will' 
Kainoa
3rd Place - Kainoa Eiserloh 
'Plastic Pollution' 
 

Music Composition - Click on the graphic to hear their amazing compositions. 

 
Tyler Lam
1st Place - Tyler Kam 
'Look within' 
mmk
2nd Place - Michelle Matsumori - Kelly 
'Tell Me'