Students from Beloit’s four area high schools will be exhibiting artwork as part of the Beloit Art Center 13th Annual High Schools Art Exhibit, which will run through the month of April.
A First Friday Gallery Reception will be held on April 1 from 5 – 7 p.m. The event is free and open to the public. Students, their parents, teachers, and administrators, as well as the public are encouraged to attend to see the collective talent of young artists in Beloit.
The participating schools are Beloit Turner, Beloit Memorial, Rock County Christian, and The Lincoln Academy. The exhibit highlights artwork in the mediums of drawing, painting, digital art, mixed media, pottery, sculpture, and stained glass.
Twelve pieces will be selected to represent Beloit at the Association of Wisconsin Artists (AWA) Statewide Teen Art Mentor Program (STAMP). Work chosen will be published and exhibited at the Center for the Visual Arts in Wausau this coming August.
The exhibit will open through the April 30 Downtown Beloit Wine Walk. Gallery hours are Monday from 10am - 2pm; Tuesday - Friday from 10am - 5pm and Saturday from 10am - 2pm. for more information about Beloit Art Center visit: www.beloitartcenter.com
Gallery views show a preview of the high school art exhibit which will be featured in the Main and Bell Galleries in April.