Archived Gallery Exhibit and Events
URI Providence Campus and the Rhode Island Alliance for Art Education* Present
The 6th Annual Richard W. & Ronald S. Buteau Memorial
2012 Public School Art Exhibit and
The Gift Of Art to the
State of Rhode Island
|May 1-31, 2012
with a Gallery Night May 17, 5:00-9:00 p.m.
Month-long Exhibit is a mixed media exhibit of art works from more than 350 public school students from grades K-12. This year the South Kingstown School System has been chosen for The Gift of Art to the State of Rhode Island due to their extraordinary work in the visual and performing arts. Among the artists are these works, which will be received to join the permanent collection housed at the URI Providence Campus:
Simone Cooper, A Night In Boston, Crayon Resist (Oil Crayons and Watercolor Paint), Wakefield Elementary School, Grade 2; Carley Fewlass King Tut The Peacock, Oil Crayons and Watercolor Paint, Peace Dale Elementary School, Grade 3; Jack Spearman Untitled, (Fish with blue background), India Ink and Watercolor Paint, West Kingston Elementary School Grade: 3; Clark Swanson, Moon Dust Mountain, Tempera Paint and Oil Crayons, Matunuck Elementary School, Grade 4; Stephen Follett, Untitled (black &white Portrait), India Ink, Broad Rock Middle School Grade 6; Suki Ullrich, Untitled (Bright Rainbow Flowers), Watercolor Paint and Glue, Curtis Corner Middle School Grade 8; Chloe Cullen Darwin’s Thoughts, Pencil and Pen and Ink, South Kingstown High School; Ashley Randle, Trashy Portrait, Mixed Media/Found Objects, South Kingstown School; Nathalie Rivas, I Haven’t Been Everywhere, Digital Photography, South Kingstown High.
*The Rhode Island Alliance for Art Education and the Gift of Art program are funded in part by the Kennedy Center Alliance for the Arts.
URI Providence Campus Gallery located in the 1st and 2nd floor Lobby
Hours M-TH 9-9, F&S 9-4 closed Sundays and holidays
For information contact Steven Pennell 401-277-5206 firstname.lastname@example.org.