November 16, 2015 // posted by Sherrie Voss Matthews
The Office of International Programs announced the top 12 student winners of the 5th annual UTSA International Education Week Photo Competition “Beyond the Vision” on Monday afternoon during a gallery reception.
2015 IEW photo competition winner:
Reyes Fernandez, “Streetscape,” Italy
Nearly 60 entries were submitted. The top images are displayed in the Office of International Programs.
- First Place: Reyes Fernandez, “Streetscape,” Italy
- Second Place: Joshua Anzaldua, "Shy Cuyuni Child,” Peru
- Third Place: Elsa de Leon, “Cinquecento,” Italy
- Reyes Fernandez, “Illumination,” Italy
- Siddhesh Phaterpeker, “Mum Queens Necklace,” India
- Joshua Anzaldua, “A Cuyuni Gathering," Peru
- Rajitha Reddy, “Pizza Men,” Italy
- Siddhesh Phaterpeker, “Sind Tarkarli Fish,” India
- Elsa de Leon, “Lost Pieces,” Italy
- Stephanie Fierros, “When in Rome,” Italy
- Cesar Gonzalez, “Kicking it in France,” France
- Amber Lerma, “Gion Matsuri,” Japan
Arturo Almeida, university curator with the Office of the President, selected the winning images.
The gallery will remain on display in the Office of International Programs, Main Building, Room 1.120.
Participants also will be able to see the El Dia de los Muertos sandpainting, which was created earlier in November by artists from Oaxaca and South America. It also can be seen in the Main Building annex breezeway.