Title of Art Piece: Our First New Years Eve Together Tryptch
Category: Communication Arts / Graphic Design – 2023
Student/Artist’s Name: Athena McAbee
School: Palmer High School
Grade: 12th
Artist Statement: I created this comic to normalize homosexual relationships within the media. These types of relationships should not be taboo or kept quiet. Love should be shared around the world to progress our society forward. Portraying a holiday, predominently associated with straight couples, with a couple not of the status qou confronts the viewer with a new societal norm.
Artwork Dimensions: 27 inches x 12 inches

Original Image:
1. https://artalaska.org/wp-content/uploads/gravity_forms/52-a6a69575a0bcf9c504f5378a8b3c8199/2023/04/NYE-1.jpg

2. https://artalaska.org/index.php?gf-download=2023%2F04%2FNYE-2.jpg&form-id=52&field-id=38&hash=e44038d703672cee5880a616a2937826792f290f8ca93d01abfa084fdf344862

3. https://artalaska.org/index.php?gf-download=2023%2F04%2FNYE-3.jpg&form-id=52&field-id=38&hash=951a1f7b260e065e38ca42a6d35d1f073f351467215dc9fb12e10562fcbd491d