News Alert: The 2015 NYC Scholastic Art Exhibition will be held at The Metropolitan Museum of Art!

We are beyond thrilled to announce that The 2015 NYC Scholastic Awards Art Exhibition will be held in the Uris Center for Education at the Metropolitan Museum of Art.  All Gold Key recipients will be invited to choose one Gold Key piece for exhibition.

(Details regarding artwork drop off for exhibition will be included in the Notification Email which will go out the first week of February.  Please email corianna@artandwriting.org with any questions.)

Gold Key artwork will be on display from March 16th – May 17th.  Please join us for the opening reception on Friday, March 20th from 5pm-7pm as we celebrate the achievements of New York City participants.

Details:

Where? Ruth & Harold D. Uris Center for Education, The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 81st Street Entrance off of 5th Avenue.

When? Friday, March 20th, 2015, 5pm-7pm

The Met has a long history of supporting creative teens.  Get your calendars out and take a look at these awesome upcoming programs!

LunarNewYear2012_TeaserFirst of all, the Met’s New Beginning: Lunar New Year Festival is coming up at the end of February.  If you have never been to this event, this is the year.  The Festival takes place all day on Saturday, February 28th, and the Museum is filled with events and activities, including Kite Making, Martial Arts, Indonesian Dance, Shadow Puppets, Chinese Tea Ceremonies, and much, much more.  Take a look at the complete offerings here and book your Saturday!

TeenPrograms-for-web

Art Explore – African American Artists (11-14) on Sunday, February 8th, 1pm-3pm

Explore the Museum with fellow teens, talk art and technique!  Reserve a spot for this free event ASAP.  Learn more here!

Career Labs – Photography (15-18) on Friday, February 13th, 4:30pm-6:30pm

Interested in a career as a photographer?  Come to the Career Lab and speak with professionals about the ins and outs of the business.  All Career Labs are free but reservations are encouraged.  Learn more here!

Saturday Sketching (11-18) on Saturday, February 14th, 1pm-3pm

Spend an afternoon sketching the Museum’s African Sculpture and Masks Collection!  This workshop is free (reservations are recommended) and all materials are provided!  Learn more here!

Portraiture Experiments (15-18) on Saturday, February 21st, 2pm-5pm

Inspired by the Met’s current Madame Cezanne exhibition, come try your hand at the art of portraiture.  All materials are provided.  This workshop is free with museum admission.  Learn more here!

We’ll See you at the Met!

LunarNY2010_001

This entry was written by NYC Scholastic Awards and published on January 30, 2015 at 2:10 pm. It’s filed under Uncategorized. Bookmark the permalink. Follow any comments here with the RSS feed for this post.

One thought on “News Alert: The 2015 NYC Scholastic Art Exhibition will be held at The Metropolitan Museum of Art!

  1. Pingback: Looking forward to the 2016 NYC Scholastic Awards! | The Scholastic Awards of New York City

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: