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Young at Art

Event Date/Time

Feb 16, 2013 to Mar 16, 2013

This event occurs daily, every 1 day(s).

Description

 

The region’s biggest annual youth art exhibition, Young at Art is back at Mystic Arts Center.

Young at Art will showcase creative work from hundreds of regional students ages 18 and younger in Mystic Arts Center’s galleries. Come see original artwork in a variety of media from oil, photography, and sculpture to mixed media pieces. Submissions will come from all over New London County and Rhode Island with many group projects from area schools displayed.

Award certificates are given for 1st, 2nd 3rd place, honorable mentions and an award for the Lil Maxwell Award for Creativity in three grade categories; K-4, 5-8, and 9-12 with prizes for 2-D and 3-D pieces in each. First place awards include gift certificates towards Mystic Arts Center’s art classes sponsored by Dominion and Steamboat Inn and the family of Lil Maxwell. This year, Young at Art will be juried by Tracy Lawlor, education director at the William Benton Museum of Art.

The exhibition encourages the use of art to advance learning in the region’s schools and is part of Mystic Arts Center’s commitment to fostering creativity in the community while bringing families together in a community space.

The show runs from February 16 – March 16. 

Cost Free and open to the public.
Location

Mystic Arts Center
9 Water Street
Mystic, CT
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Additional Information
Phone860-536-7601
Contact nameBarbara Lipsche
Contact emailmarketing@mysticarts.org
Alternate Phone:: 8605367601

We make every effort to ensure the accuracy of this information. However, you should always call ahead to confirm dates, times, location, and other information.

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