Press Release / April 27, 2014

SCAD announces 2014 Sidewalk Arts Festival winners

Sidewalk Arts 2014 Best in Show, Madison Berger (B.F.A., illustration, 2010) and Katie Campbell (B.F.A., graphic design, 2004)

Savannah College of Art and Design held its 33rd annual Sidewalk Arts Festival Saturday, April 26, in Forsyth Park. Thousands of visitors viewed temporary chalk masterpieces created on the walkways of the historic park, and approximately 1,000 SCAD students, alumni and prospective students competed for prizes.

Attendees to this year’s festival were again encouraged to share their imagination and creativity through Instagram using #scadchalk.

The following is a complete list of winners:

Best in Show: Madison Burger (B.F.A., illustration, 2010) and Katie Campbell (B.F.A., graphic design, 2004)

SCAD 35th Anniversary Award: Illustration students Jordyn Moss and Taylor McCaslin and animation students Grant Whitsitt and Abigail Slupecki.

Graduate Student Award: Illustration students Sanaz Bagheraloloum Yazdani and Farnaz Koodakjahani

Gray’s Reef Award: Animation student Jose Matheu and architecture student Ricardo Chiuz.

Drawing Minor Award: Animation student Laurie Murray

Student Award (Individual)

Student Award (Group)


High School Competition

  • First Place: Kari Hiner
  • Second Place: Jessie Wilkinson
  • Third Place: Nicolas Moscosa

A total of 85 high school participants representing Florida, Georgia, North Carolina, New Jersey, New York and South Carolina entered the festival.

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