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Youth & Art May 18, 2006

Filed under: Art,Community — kellyrand @ 4:13 am

Tonight is the opening reception for the 1st Annual DC Youth Vision Gallery art show. Made possible by the DC Children and Youth Investment Trust Corporation, this show brings together the talents of youth from five different programs in DC – The Community Preservation and Development Corporation's CPDC @ Edgewood Terrace, Covenant House Washington Artisans Woodworking Program, The Latin American Youth Center Arts & Media House, Life Pieces to Masterpieces and WVSA arts connection's ARTiculate Employment Training Program.

The DC Youth Vision Gallery show will show case paintings, woodwork and photography from all of the above local programs and giving a creative space for youth in DC. Each of these organizations support youth with specific assets and challenges, and the artwork and crafts on display speak to their unique potential.

WVSA arts connection
1100 16th Street, NW
Washington, DC 20036

The show runs through June 7th and art work will be available for post-event viewing and purchase Monday through Friday 10am-6pm at the ARTiculate Gallery. So go enjoy art that helps make a difference.


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