Annual art exhibition celebrates York County's high school artists
More than 400 pieces of art by aspiring artists from York County high schools will be on exhibit in a three-day event this month.
The annual York Community Art Scholars Exhibition, hosted by York College, will be held Thursday to Saturday, Oct. 24-26.
The program will begin with Art Walk, a series of exhibitions at different locations in downtown York City. Each location will feature artwork from one or two different high schools.
The following locations, each showcasing a different school's art, will be open from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. all three days of Art Walk:
- Richard R. Reilly, Attorney at Law, 54 N. Duke St.: Central York High School
- Marketview Arts, 37 W. Philadelphia St.: Dover Area High School and Dallastown Area High School
- Downtown Inc, 2 E. Market St.: Red Lion Area High School
- Gallery at 227, 227 W. Market St.: West York Area High School
- One West, 1 W. Market St.: William Penn High School
- I-ron-ic Coffee, 256 W. Philadelphia St.: York Country Day School
- Murphy & Dittenhafer Architects COD, 226 W. Market St.: York County School of Technology
- York College Center for Community Engagement, 59 E. Market St.: York Suburban High School
A reception for Art Walk will begin at 6 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 24, at Marketview Arts.
After the three-day exhibition, artwork will be selected by juror Kristen Letts Kovak to be featured in the YCASE Finalist Exhibition from Nov. 1 through 23 on the third floor of Marketview Arts.
This year's theme is identity.
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