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. 

For more information, visit the York College website,

— Reach Tina Locurto at or on Twitter at @tina_locurto.

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