Exhibition: Thursday, July 23rd through Thursday August 20th
Opening Reception: Thursday, July 23rd from 4:00-6:00pm
Performances: Percussion Performance
Youth Art Exchange sparks a shared creative practice between professional artists and public high school students, furthering youth as leaders, thinkers, and artists in San Francisco. To accomplish this,Youth Art Exchange offers citywide arts, high quality education programming, field trips, events, and more.
The summer internships at Youth Art Exchange provide San Francisco public high school students hands on job experience in the arts. They work with professional artists in a variety of arts disciplines including architecture, photography, fashion design and traditional percussion. Students develop art skills and experience what it’s like to be a professional architect, fashion designer, musician or photographer. At the end of this 4 week competitive paid internship program, students complete 240 hours working as an artist.