Artists of Tomorrow: Middle and High School Students
Time: Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday: 10 AM to 4 PM; Thursday: 10 AM to 7 PM
South Haven Center for the Arts
600 Phoenix Street
South Haven, MI 49090
The South Haven Center for the Arts supports creativity of area students with an annual exhibition called Artists of Tomorrow.
Students from South Haven, Bangor, and Covert public schools, and St. Paul Lutheran, St. Basil, and Van Buren Tech express their skill, craftsmanship, and individual style for exhibit in a professional gallery setting.
The work of middle school and high school students (grades 6–12) will be exhibited at the art center, 600 Phoenix St. in South Haven, from February 8–29, 2020, with an opening reception on Saturday, February 8 from 1:00–3:00 p.m. The exhibition runs February 8–29, 2020.
The work of elementary school students (grades K–5) will be exhibited from March 7–28, 2020, with an opening reception on Saturday, March 7 from 1:00–3:00 p.m. The exhibition runs March 7–28, 2020.
Artists of Tomorrow allows students, parents, and the community to step in the visual world of young artists. The SHCA is proud to support art education in area communities to provide students with an opportunity to feel a sense of pride and accomplishment in the messages they want to convey through their work.
Art teachers are Sarah Rydecki, Tanya Ebert, and Wynn Wikman of South Haven, Kelsey Vollrath of Covert, Chris Measzeros and Zach Page-Wood of Bangor, Mary Harris of St. Paul, Naima Abdul-Haqq of St. Basil, and Kelly Vander Kley and Kimberly Wood of Van Buren Tech.
The art center also hosts field trips for all grade levels throughout the exhibition. Hundreds of students come to visit the exhibition each year.
South Haven Artists of Tomorrow is sponsored by South Haven Public Schools and the Michigan Council for Arts & Cultural Affairs.
The art center is free and open to the public. Hours are Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, and Saturday, 10:00 a.m.–4:00 p.m., and Thursday, 10:00 a.m.–7:00 p.m.