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Rotation 3: Graffiti and Portraiture Painting

Rotation 3: Graffiti and Portraiture Painting

Through the lens of street art, students discussed the work of various artists and how it can impact communities. This study led to creating stencils for their own graffiti inspired wall designs. Students learned how to design and cut their own stencils and the use of spray paint to create finished pieces related to the … Continue reading

Spring 2017 | City Art Lab!

Spring 2017 | City Art Lab!

City Art Lab is has begun! Our first session, February 22nd, we welcomed our returning and new teen artists to City Art Lab. This semester we begin with two themes of: Culture and What Now. Our new group of graduate students/teaching artists at City College introduced their group’s themes to the teen artists, created collaborative … Continue reading

CAL Final Exhibition! December 16, 2016

CAL Final Exhibition! December 16, 2016

We had an fantastic evening this last Friday, December 16th! The gallery was packed with family, friends, and happy students-the energy was amazing. We are so proud to show and celebrate the artwork that our teen artists have created over these 12-weeks. Thank you to our teaching artists in building a community and empowering youth … Continue reading

Open Studio + Preparing For the Final Show

Open Studio + Preparing For the Final Show

This week City Art Lab had Open Studio-where students have been working + finalizing their chosen art pieces from these past 11 weeks. Both groups, Race & Next worked diligently and focused onĀ  getting prepared for this next Friday’s art show!