Visit YIA Gallery to explore a world inspired by kids’ creativity! Experience a wild cardboard jungle brought to life, with drawings, paintings and sculptures from the 2016-17 Walker Rezaian Creative HeArts Kindergarten Arts Program at Laurel Dell and Venetia Valley schools in San Rafael. Find out how these young artists explored ideas about friendship and emotion through the visual arts. Led by mentor artists Suzanne Joyal & Sophie Cooper
Creative HeArts Gallery Exhibit
YIA Gallery at Youth in Arts
917 C Street, San Rafael
Opening for public April 14 5-8pm
On April 14 also featuring protest posters from Laurel Dell and Martin Luther King School in conjunction with Artwork Downtown’s exhibit, Signs of Hope led by mentor artists Shirl Buss and Cathy Bowman.
Opening party for Laurel Dell Thursday, April 27 5:30-7pm
Opening party for Venetia Valley Thursday, May 4 5:30-7pm
Late hours for the public 5-8 p.m. on Friday, May 12 for Art Walk Downtown
Regular hours Monday-Friday, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. through May 31
Free tours are available weekday for school and youth groups by appointment only. Email email@example.com or call 415-457-4878 ext. 150 to reserve.
The Walker Rezaian Creative HeArts Kindergarten Arts Program is supported by the Walker Rezaian Creative HeArts Fund celebrating Walker’s life, love of art and friendly personality. Schools apply each year for this grant-funded program that includes a full visual arts classroom program, teacher coaching and family art events. Click here for more information.