Weeks 3-4 of the Hope Art Exploration Program take place at Hope Academy in S. Minneapolis with 65 middle school students unleashing their creativity and talents in one of five classes: visual art, photography, theater, music and video. Each class is led by an Artist Mentor and assisted by two Hope high school interns. Students will present their creative achievements at the
Community Showcase – Thursday July 7th at 7:30pm
Hope Academy Chapel
and you are invited to the celebration!
Visual Art – Artist Mentor Katie Perez with assistant Rachel Kite (IA Scholarship recipient) and interns Abigail Irving and Luke Thompson
Photography – Artist Mentor Becca Ulasich with interns Tian Elder and Kimberly Eras
Theater – Artist Mentor Ben Kelly with interns Gloria Portillo-Flores and Elijah Owens
VideoÂ – Artist Mentor Matt Abeler with interns Caden Neterer and Joshua Bookhout
MusicÂ – Artist Mentor Mark Collier with interns Taron Busby and Josselin Reyes-Vasquez
This activity is made possible by the voters of Minnesota through a grant from the Metropolitan Regional Arts Council, thanks to a legislative appropriation from the arts and cultural heritage fund.