Interventions: Students Respond to the Environment

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Installation views from 2008 exhibition

Interventions: Students Respond to the Environment

Art & Environment Student Exhibition

Thu, May 28, 2009Tue, June 2, 2009
Repeats every week every Sunday and every Tuesday and every Wednesday and every Thursday and every Friday and every Saturday until Tue Jun 02 2009 .

High school students from all over central Ohio have spent this winter and spring exploring art and environmental issues as part of the half-year Art & Enviroment course at the Wexner Center. Come see the artwork they have created in the Interventions exhibition.

Everyone is invited to the exhibition's opening reception on Thursday, May 28, from 6 to 8 PM and to the exhibition itself. Noise pollution, light pollution, the slow foods movement, industrial meat production, and environmental racism are among the topics this year's student artists are addressing. Students in the program attend Columbus Alternative High School, Dublin Coffman High School, Ft Hayes High School, Metro School, Westerville Central High School, Marysville High School, and Arts & College Prep Academy.

The exhibition is open to the public during regular Wexner Center gallery hours May 29 to June 2: 11 AM to 8 PM on Friday and Saturday, May 29 and 30, and 11 AM to 6 PM on Sunday, May 31, and Tuesday, June 2. For more information about the Art & Environment program check out the Art & Environment blog.