14th Annual High School Art Exhibition
Apr 8, 2018 to May 6, 2018
10:00 AM until 05:00 PM
This event occurs weekly, on Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday.
An unprecedented number of aspiring artists from local schools will have their first opportunity for a full museum exhibition with the Tyler Museum of Art’s 14th Annual High School Art Exhibition, opening Sunday, April 8 and continuing through May 6 at the Museum, 1300 S. Mahon Ave. on the Tyler Junior College main campus. Admission is free.
This year’s juried competition features 97 students from 15 high-school campuses in Tyler and nearby cities. Five outstanding works as selected by the jurors will be presented with “Merit of Honor” awards during the Opening Reception and Awards Ceremony from 2:30-4 p.m. Sunday, April 8 at the Museum. The community is invited to meet the participating artists, enjoy light refreshments – and cast their votes for the annual Viewers’ Choice Award to be presented at the exhibition’s conclusion. Ballots are available at the Visitor Services desk in the TMA lobby. “Merit of Honor” winners will receive gift certificates from Dick Blick Art Materials. All participating artists will receive Certificates of Participation and one-year student memberships to the TMA. To RSVP for the April 8 opening reception, call (903) 595-1001.
Participating schools in the 14th Annual High School Art Exhibition include All-Saints Episcopal School, Bishop T.K. Gorman Regional Catholic School, Cumberland Academy, Grace Community School, John Tyler High School and Robert E. Lee High School, all of Tyler; The Brook Hill School, Brownsboro High School, Bullard High School, Chapel Hill High School, Elkhart High School, Frankston High School, Jacksonville High School, Whitehouse High School and Winona High School.
For information, visit www.tylermuseum.org
1300 S. Mahon Ave.
The Rogers Foundation, Martha & Randy Key, McElfatrick Charitable Foundation, Myrtis D. Smith
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