Opening: SPPS Honors Visual Art + CreatorKids Exhibitions

CreatorKids reception and program: Thursday, April 27, 5 p.m.
Honors Visual Art Exhibition reception and program: Thursday, April 27, 6 p.m.
Minnesota Museum of American Art

Meet this year’s batch of talented student artists from St. Paul Public Schools and their dedicated teachers, and see their artwork on view in the gallery.

Presented by the Minnesota Museum of American Art, Saint Paul Public Schools, and Ordway Center for the Performing Arts, this special exhibition features the art of approximately 50 high school students, plus the work of elementary students in The M’s arts education program, CreatorKids. This showcase of work recognizes the artistic skills and talents within Saint Paul Public Schools.

Student work, in both the Honors Visual Art Exhibition and produced by Galtier Community Elementary School students in the CreatorKids program, will be on view at the M from April 27 – May 14, 2017.

Image (top): Ho Y., Alluring Nature, colored pencil, 2016/17. Washington Technology Magnet, Grade 12.

This activity is made possible by the voters of MN through the Minnesota State Arts Board Operating Support grant, thanks to a legislative appropriation from the Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund.

Mai Ger Xiong, ceramics, 2016/17. Creative Arts Secondary School, Grade 11.

Merliah Lee, Mickey’s Diner, acrylic on paper, 2016/17. AGAPE, Grade 11.