Featuring winning multimedia art from the 2017 VSA NYC Calendar Competition created by District 75 students with disabilities and other works from Marquis Studios residencies.
Marquis Studios, the VSA New York City Affiliate proudly celebrates A Year in Pictures: What a Wonderful World, an art exhibit featuring works by NYC public school students with disabilities. The exhibition is free and open to the public from April 19 – 21, 2017 at the Pratt Manhattan Gallery (144 West 14th Street, 2nd Floor, New York, NY). The exhibit is part of the ongoing celebrations of Marquis Studios’ 40th Anniversary of bringing the arts the kids. For further information on the exhibit, please visit www.MarquisStudios.org
“What a thrill it is for us, the students and families to see their art displayed in a real gallery setting. Pratt is an iconic NYC institution and to have students show work there is an honor” says David Marquis, Director of Marquis Studios / VSA NYC. ” Our mission is to inspire a passion for learning through the arts, to provide young people with the self confidence to achieve…no matter what…through the power of Art”
The exhibition will be open to the public with FREE admission the following days:
Wednesday, April 19, 2017, 11:00am – 6:00pm
Thursday, April 20, 2017, 11:00am – 3:00pm
Friday, April 21, 2017, 11:00am – 6:00pm