Craft Youth Culture Teen Program
Applications are now open for Craft Youth Culture, Craft Contemporary’s teen program. Participating teens meet weekly at the museum, exploring the behind-the scenes of current exhibitions, to learn about contemporary craft, exhibiting artists, and career paths in the arts. This is a free program aimed at giving students an opportunity to work with professional artists and engage in a critical discussion around the arts, as well as a space to connect with and support each other!
Be a part of studio art classes, gallery conversations, art field trips, artist studio visits, special events and so much more:
- Explore the mediums, concepts, and creative solutions associated with the sculptural design process through a lens of contemporary art and culture
- Work with local professional teaching artists-in-residence to create your own ceramic projects
- Exhibit your final work at the museum
- Experience first-hand the behind-the-scenes operations of an art museum and tour current exhibitions
- Engage with professionals working in the arts
- Learn to use and receive your own set of art tools, materials, supplies, and sketchbook
- Publish an online catalogue of your works for portfolio development
- Get free admission to the museum, special events & art workshops
Registration is currently open to highly motivated teens who are incoming 9 - 12th grade students who can commit to being an active attendee of all classes (both Session 1 and Session 2).
Craft Youth Culture 2020 – 2021
September 24, 2020 – march 28, 2021
The Craft Youth Culture program will meet weekly on Thursdays from 4 - 6:30pm (some changes to the schedule may occur) from September 24, 2020 - March 28, 2021. Dinner will be included.
October 1, 8, 15, 22, 29
November 5, 12, 19
December 3, 10
January 14, 21, 28
February 4, 11, 18, 25
March 4, 11, 18, 21
DEADLINE TO APPLY: SUNDAY, JULY 1, 2020