Best Light Free Photoshoot & Personal Statement Workshop on Nov. 14th Best Light is a free photoshoot event for all students in NYC who are planning to apply for a Scholastic Art & Writing Award. The deadline for submitting an application to the Scholastic Awards of New York City is Wednesday, December 16, 2015. In […]More
Thursday October 15th – Art Ready Mentorship Program Application Deadline The Art Ready Mentorship program is open to NYC high school sophomores, juniors and seniors who are interested in pursuing a career in the visual arts. Art Ready is a Mentorship Program designed to give high school students the opportunity to experience first hand what […]More
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Congratulations! to Shekinah Guab, Scholastic ASAP, Ashcan Studio scholarship recipient 2014 and Scholastic Gold Key recipient. She entered “I am a Paradox” to PS Art, through the NYC Department of Education, and was chosen for the PS ART exhibition on view June 10 until October 17.
Each year 5 art submissions and 5 writing submissions are chosen as the “Best In Shows” for NYC, then in the National Awards, one piece is chosen to represent NYC Art, American Visions Award and one piece is chosen to represent NYC Writing, American Voices Award. Here are the 2015 NYC American Visions Nominees! And […]More
Adam Berlin, author, professor, and 2015 Scholastic Writing Awards National Writing Juror will be reading from his new book, The Number of Missing, on Wednesday, March 24th, 2015 at 4:15pm at John Jay College in Manhattan as a part of their OAR Book Talk series. Learn more about Adam Berlin and his work at his […]More