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2017 WNC Regional Scholastic Art Awards Ceremony

Date:
Sunday, February 26, 2017
Time:
1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Cost:
Free

The Asheville Art Museum, with the assistance of its volunteer docents and support from the Asheville Area Section of the American Institute of Architects and the Center for Craft, Creativity & Design, is proud to sponsor the annual WNC Regional Scholastic Art Awards. Students in grades 7-12 from all across our region are invited to submit work for this special juried competition. A selection of artwork receiving regional awards is on view in the Gallery on the Slope from January 28 – March 12, 2017.

All regional award recipients will be honored at a ceremony on Sunday, February 26 at 1:30 p.m. in the Diana Wortham Theatre. Regional Gold Key recipients’ work will be sent to the National Scholastic Art competition in New York City. For more information on the Scholastic Art Awards, visit www.artandwriting.org.

WNC Regional Scholastic Art Awards

The Museum, with the assistance of its volunteer docents and support from the Asheville Area Section of the American Institute of Architects, is proud to sponsor the WNC Regional Scholastic Art Awards. Students in grades 7–12 from across our region are invited to submit work for this special juried competition. The Museum works with the Alliance for Young Artists & Writers to facilitate regional judging of student artwork and recognition of our community’s burgeoning artistic talent.

In early spring each year, award winners are featured in an exhibition, and are honored at a ceremony. Regional Gold Key recipients’ work is sent to the National Scholastic Art Awards hosted by the Alliance for Young Artists & Writers.

For more information on the Scholastic Art Awards, visit artandwriting.org, email Kelly Baisley, learning & engagement assistant, or call 828.253.3227 x133.

Contact:
Asheville Art Museum
Phone:
828.253.3227
Venue:
Diana Wortham Theatre
Address:
18 Biltmore Avenue
Asheville, NC 28801 United States
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