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Rep. Zeldin Welcomes NY-1 Congressional Art Competition Winner to DC

June 25, 2015
Press Release


Washington, DC – On Wednesday, June 24, 2015, Congressman Lee Zeldin (R, C – NY-1) met with Brenden Snow of East Hampton High School in his Washington, DC Office. Brenden is the first place winner of the Congressional Art Competition for the First Congressional District: “The Artistic Discovery Contest”

The House of Representatives hosts a nation-wide high school art competition every spring to raise awareness of the importance of art programs in our schools, and to recognize and celebrate the creativity and diversity of our art students. The winning artwork for each congressional district is displayed in the United States Capitol for one year. 

Brenden Snow and a guest received a flight to Washington, DC to see their artwork in the Capitol building courtesy of Southwest Airlines.

Congressman Zeldin is pictured above with Mr. Snow before attending the Congressional Art Competition reception for all first place winners across the country.

Brenden’s winning artwork is pictured below.