Alexandra Hvistendahl, who just finished fifth grade at in Novato, recently was named the winner in grades three through five in the My Vision of the Golden Gate Bridge art contest, the announced.
“Xandie’s” artwork was on display at the Old Mint in San Francisco in May. In observance of the 75th anniversary of the Golden Gate Bridge, the San Francisco Museum and Historical Society, a community partner in the official celebration, sponsored a Golden Gate Bridge Art contest for Bay Area school students. Nearly 1,000 students submitted artwork.
Xandie is the daughter of Yngvar and Alicia Hvistendahl.