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20th Anniversary of the Young Artists Showcase!
Be part of this special anniversary: do you know that our office houses the state's largest collection of adjudicated student artwork?
Submissions will be accepted from February 1 - April 1, 2016.
Please check out the contest details including the submission packet info here.
Announcing the 30th California State Summer School for the Arts (CSSSA) - for teen artists, writers and performers.
This is one of the nation's premiere summer arts programs, which will be held on the campus of the California Institute of the arts in Valencia from July 9-August 5, 2016. Summer 2016 applications must be completed on or before February 29, 2016.
See www.csssa.cxa.gov for more information and the application.
Opera San José is pleased to announce that we are now accepting requests for seats at our 2015-16 season dress rehearsals. Held at the California Theatre in downtown San Jose, these dress rehearsals are free of charge to students and their teachers/chaperones that accompany them. OSJ's singers will be in full costume, accompanied by the professional OSJ orchestra.
Requests for seats can be made on our website: http://www.operasj.org/educationcommunity/k-12-education/programs/final-evening-dress-rehearsals/
Attention high schools: this year's contest is now open
Vans Custom Culture was created to inspire and empower high school students to embrace their creativity through art and design and to bring attention to diminishing arts education budgets. Vans believes everyone should be empowered to express themselves creatively and should be given the tools to do so.http://sites.vans.com/customculture
Musician David Byrne and Astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson discuss creative thinking and its connection to successful learning - whether through the sciences, math or any subject area.
"To cut one subject from another or to separate them is to injure them or cripple them...We measure the success of a civilization by how well they treat their creative people."
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From our Friends at Americans for the Arts - here are the top 8 policy wins from 2015! This is the year for Arts Education! Be involved!!
Augmented reality at the Young Artists Showcase Gallery!
Come and experience our young artists voice via augmented reality the next time you are at SCCOE. Utilizing the Aurasma app, visitors will have the opportunity to hear our students reflection on their artwork through your Smartphone. Read more