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May 7, 2019
Press Release

Congresswoman Betty McCollum (DFL-Minn.) today announced the winners of her 2019 Congressional Art Competition. Aishat Adedayo of Northfield High School took first place for her artwork, “Untitled Portrait.” Ntxhaisnag Khang, also of North High School, finished in second place with “Baby’s Tears,” while Anna Muellner of Woodbury High School finished third with “Writer’s Block.” The winning and runner-up entries can be viewed here.

“The Fourth District has fantastic artistic talent, and I am proud to help showcase it through the Congressional Art Competition,” Congresswoman McCollum said. “My office was truly blown away by the incredible and moving entries from these young artists.”

Beginning next month, the winning entry will be displayed as part of a national exhibit in the U.S. Capitol. In addition, runners-up will be displayed in Congresswoman McCollum's offices in Saint Paul and in Washington, D.C. The competition was open to Fourth District high school students and attracted dozens of entries.

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