South High School’s Ricky Vargas Takes Top Art Award

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Valley Stream South High School senior Ricky Vargas is among the top four honorees in the Long Island’s Best: Young Artists at the Heckscher Museum of Art. The prestigious competition received 387 entries from 56 high schools across Suffolk and Nassau Counties. The juried selection narrowed the field down to 84 impressive works currently featured in the Museum. Ricky received the Celebrate Achievement Best in Show Award for his graphite pencil/charcoal drawing, “Restraining Hatred.”