Vanderbilt Kennedy Center

Event Details

Reception, "Expressions Through Color" Exhibit

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Date: February 12, 2009

Time: 5:30PM to 7:00PM

Location: Lobby, Vanderbilt Kennedy Center/MRL Building

Registration Closed

Description

You are invited to a reception for the exhibit, "Expressions Through Color." Please RSVP at the link above.

Each summer, the Vanderbilt Kennedy Center provides camps for children and adolescents with disabilities and their peers. In 2008, students in the Camp Shriver Transitions and Sports Camp participated in art workshops to learn how to express themselves using color. Outreach art educators from the Frist Center for the Visual Arts helped the campers learn to mix colors and to understand color theory. The final week of the lessons included a trip to the Frist Center, after which each camper created a large, abstract color expression on canvas. These are the paintings are on view in this exhibit.

Co-sponsored by the The Frist Center for the Visual Arts.

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