Posted Monday, February 25th, 2019

View the Outstanding Artwork of New Jersey’s Middle and High School Students

The County College of Morris Art and Design Gallery is pleased to announce the upcoming installation of the 2018 New Jersey State Teen Arts Festival Traveling Exhibition.

 

Students prepare to work at easels on the patio of DeMare Hall

Young artists prepare to work at the 2018 County College of Morris Teen Arts Festival.

The touring exhibit runs from March 4 through March 26 in the CCM Art and Design Gallery in the Sherman H. Masten Learning Resource Center, 214 Center Grove Road, Randolph. The CCM Art and Design Gallery is open Mondays through Friday 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.

The Teen Arts Festival exhibit showcases the artwork of 56 New Jersey high school students who received the highest accolades in the 2018 New Jersey State Teen Arts Festival. The award-winning pieces consist of a variety of artistic mediums such as photography, painting and design. The exhibition has been traveling the state since July 2018 and will be conclude its run in May 2019.

Schools are invited to attend the 2019 Morris County Teen Arts Festival on Friday, May 17th. The application deadline is April 9. The festival will be held on the campus of County College of Morris in Randolph. For more information, visit  http://ow.ly/Sa4D50m6BOB .

CCM at 50 logoSince its formation in 1969, the Teen Arts Festival has encouraged middle and high school students to pursue their artistic passions and build upon their talents. CCM over the past 38 years has served as a host institution with professors and staff conducting workshops in art, design, drama, graphic design, music, theater, photography, video and writing.

For information on the academic programs offered through the Art and Design department at CCM, visit https://tinyurl.com/y9kzbxqf.