WHAT: Higher Forms of Art, an exhibition of artwork by students from 7 area high schools
WHERE: UMA’s Richmond Gallery, Handley Hall, 331 Water St, Augusta, ME 04330
WHEN: March 6-28, 2015
GALLERY HOURS: Thursdays & Fridays 12-5pm, Saturdays 10am-1pm
Higher Forms of Art gives emerging artists the opportunity to show their art in a professional gallery space, and to get a taste of what goes into organizing an art exhibition. Students participate in hanging the exhibition and help with planning and organizing the shows opening event.
Cony High School, Augusta, Jason Morgan
Hall-Dale High School, Farmingdale, Jane Higgins
Gardiner Regional High School, Gardiner, Meghann Gipson
Kents Hill School, Kents Hill, Babette Wheeldon
Monmouth Academy, Monmouth, Laura Damon & Christine Edgecomb-Mudgett
Maranacook Community High School, Readfield, Linda Nichols & Jeremy Smith
Richmond High School, Richmond, Jeff Orth
Higher Forms of Art is a project of the Kennebec Valley Art Association (KVAA), a 501(c)3 membership based non-profit founded in Augusta in 1958. The KVAA owns and operates the Harlow Gallery in downtown historic Hallowell.