rv-rsglinocol1.jpg‘Rock the Statue Green’- linoleum cut by Raymond Verdaguer

Six months ago the Cultural Services of the French Embassy in New York City launched a contest opened to students in grades pre-K to 12 in the USA and in France, to celebrate the Statue of Liberty's 125th birthday.

Since, between 3000 and 4000 students have participated at this Transatlantic School Artistic and Environmental Competition, celebrating also Franco-American friendship. This represents a total number of entries of 3562 photos, 250 videos, and 320 texts. 100 semi-finalists have been selected, Grand Prize Winners will be announced next Friday, December 16th. See results [...]

Below here are the 100 semi-finalists.

Special Thanks to: Air France, The Cultural Services of the French Embassy, Nemopolis, Hexagramm Books,, The Alfred and Jane Ross Foundation, Raymond Verdaguer

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Essay: A Green Light. jenniferkim717, Grade 11

Posted by jenniferkim717 on November 29, 2011 at 4:30pm

Green power for the Statue of Liberty

Posted by Anne-Laure brown on November 29, 2011 at 3:08pm

Lighting a New Way; Essay By William Weber Grade 9

Posted by Willy2977 on November 29, 2011 at 11:03pm

9th grade, Francaise <3, Green Statue

Posted by Francaise <3 on November 29, 2011 at 8:00pm

Forever and Ever, with the Earth, Forever Endeavor

Posted by King AK on November 27, 2011 at 3:40pm

Darthur's project

Posted by Darthur on November 29, 2011 at 12:46pm — 1 Comment

Roman Photo 4eA College Herrade de Landsberg

Posted by LANDSBERG on November 30, 2011 at 3:30pm

We Can Do Better

Posted by Emily Grace on November 30, 2011 at 10:30pm — 5 Comments

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  • Tomorrow is my birthday.For the first time in a long time I wish I would still be at school and could enter the competition with my work on view right now @ Ceres Gallery. This is a wonderful theme and inspiration. 

    Congratulations to all the kids, lots of imagination and passion. Keep it up.

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  • Remarquable. Le choix seura difficile. Pouvons-nous voter?

  • Congratulations to all the kids!

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