2022 Third Place High School Art

"Overcoming Adversity" by Cameron Tucker, Loyola College Preparatory

Artist's Statement

The white rose along with the deteriorating swastika signifies the White Rose Society that opposed the Nazi regime. The solar system with the outlines of people represents Galileo Galilei and the adversity he faced against those who did not believe his discovery of the earth revolving around the sun. both exemplify moral courage by standing up for their beliefs when difficult.