Visual Arts Leadership Program Opportunity

The Virginia Museum of Fine Arts is offering a new after-school leadership program that will offer workshops, insightful lectures, and engaging discussions, participants will learn from visiting artists, college students, and professional speakers. Students will acquire new techniques and an understanding of the visual arts in relation to history and culture. They will also learn how to recognize the merits of others’ works, build healthy relationships with peers and mentors, and develop an understanding of the function of art in society. Interested students can visit http://www.vmfa.state.va.us/teenclass.html for more information or to apply to this program. The application deadline is April 21.