Congratulations! Stella Maris Students included in La Jolla Music Society Art Exhibit

The Education Director of the La Jolla Music Society has chosen the following music-themed works of art to be part of an exhibit on Fay Avenue in La Jolla.  The works will be displayed along the covered sidewalk outside the construction site of The Conrad Performing Arts Center.

Clara Garrison – Kandinsky’s Circles

Isabella McKenna – Kandinsky’s Circle

Belen Lamuno – Kudos to Kandinsky

Owen Fretwell – Kudos to Kandinsky

Stevie Turquand – Kudos to Kandinsky

Thiago Valagao – Kudos to Kandinsky

Braden Del Muro – Abstract Guitar Collage

Ripples Turquand – Abstract Guitar Collage

J.C. Bosque – Imaginative Instruments

Shianne Emrani – Imaginative Instruments

Michelle Moreau – Imaginative Instruments

Brianne Wieczorek – Imaginative Instruments

Artist of the Month – Jacob Lawrence

Self-Portrait, 1977.

Students in Transitional Kindergarten through 8th grade will learn more about this artist in a lesson taught this month by a parent volunteer through our Art Literacy program.


Jacob Lawrence was a painter and story teller who focused on the struggle for freedom and justice in America from the Civil War period of the 1860s, through the civil rights movement of the 1960s, to the end of the twentieth century.

Stella Maris Academy Harmony Quilt

20161031_144433These harmonious colors and designs
reflect the unity and diversity of our
SMA community.
This was a school-wide collaborative project completed in Art Literacy
as part of our Quilts and Color study.