Student Art Program

“Being able to exhibit in the Student Art Program has helped me see that everyone has a different meaning and perspective on their art.” – SAP artist

Student Art Program

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Art FormCareers | Digital Media | Writing | Painting | Drawing | Photography 

Schedule: Create artwork in your own time. The Exhibition Opening celebration will be 5-6:30pm on a weeknight if your artwork is selected.

$:$100 Blick gift card if your artwork is selected.

Format: Hybrid

EligibilityOpen to ages 11-19 or current NYC public school students in 6-12th grade.

Take your art to the next level! EXHIBIT YOUR ARTWORK! 

Do you love to make art? Great! Now show it—submit your artwork in response to themes throughout the year for a chance to be part of a group exhibition and receive awards. 

Student Art Program Artists will: 

  • Submit a drawing, painting, photo, print, or collage – art in any medium that can be framed. 
  • Write a short statement about how your work responds to the theme 
  • Build your portfolio through our prompts 2-3 times each year 
  • If your art is selected; have your work exhibited in one of our corporate partners’ office spaces 
  • Connect with a community of teen artists from all over NYC 
  • Be awarded a $100 gift card from BLICK Art Materials;  
  • Be a VIP guest at the opening reception and award ceremony – where you can bring your family, see your work, meet other teen artists, and celebrate your accomplishments! 

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