Davis High Grad Will Have Painting Hung in U.S. Capitol

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WASHINGTON, D.C. (Davis.Patch.com)-

Visitors to the U.S. Capitol will be greeted by a painting done by a recent Davis High School graduate.

The painting, done by 2013 graduate Henry Anker, won an art contest from Rep. John Garamendi (D-Fairfield). Anker and his parents visited Garamendi’s office in Washington, D.C. to celebrate his victory.

His painting, “An Echo of Chopin,” depicts his late grandmother, who had dementia, trying to remember a song on the piano.

“By opening up about his family, Henry’s artwork enlivens our common humanity. While remaining humble, …”

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