Advancing the Arts Grant Recipient Gallery

 
 

Fall 2018

arts for education

  • Students as Songwriters, John C. Meyers Elementary School, Angie Clements

  • The Rhythm of Our Hearts, Keister Elementary Music Department, Maggie Hagy

  • Instrumental Petting Zoo, Shenandoah Valley Bach Festical, David McCormick

  • Raiders of the Lost Art, Peak Elementary School and Ottobine Elementary School, Christopher Michael

  • Baroque Festical Workshop, Shenandoah Valley Preparatory Music Program - Eastern Mennonite University, Sharon Miller

  • Fly Away with Peter Pan to Second Home, Second Home Learning Center, Leeane Shepherd

Creative inspiration

  • The Making Space, Monika Burkholder

  • The Keeper of Secret Selves, Deborah Pugh

  • Musical Resistance with Leonard Cohen, Trent Wrangler


Spring 2018

arts for education

  • Creativity 3D: Keister Artists Build, W.H. Keister Elementary School Visual Arts, Mary Yoder-Anderson

Creative inspiration

  • Arts Meets History and Science, Virginia Quilt Museum, Barbara Roadcap

  • Story-gathering with our neighbors, Stories in three mediums, Inside Out Theatre, Heidi Winters Vogel


Fall 2017

  The Art of Needlework  introduces students to needlework techniques and fabric artists

The Art of Needlework introduces students to needlework techniques and fabric artists

Arts for education

  • The Making Space, Lucy Simms Center, Monica Burkholder

  • The Importance of Art from Youth Perspectives: a Mural, Shenandoah Art Mobile, Emily Reese

  • The Art of Needlework, Cub Run and Linville-Edom Elementary Schools, Robin W. Goble

  • Exploring Printmaking with Children, Pleasant Valley and Plains Elementary Schools, Amerila Guido

  • Boys and Girls Club Art Expansion Program, Boys and Girls Club, Kristin Lewis

  • Follow the Yellow Brick Road, Second Home Learning Center, Leeanne Shepherd

  • Professional Practice Intensive Practice for Arts, John Ros

  • Wall of Wood, Peak View and Lacey Springs Elementary Schools, Christopher G. Michael

  • Socially Conscious Chamber Music, The Second Movement, David Perry

Creative INspiration

  • On a Silent Night, The Shenandoah Valley Children’s Choir, Lorraine Campbell

  • Bridging the Gap of Rocktown Ringers, The Arc of Harrisonburg and Rockingham, Inc., Heath Denman

  • Buck Gooter Sound System, Buck Gooter and Billy Brett

  • Musical Hands, Ice House Studios Photo Exhibition, Lara Ressler Horst

  • Confluence: Rivers in the Chesapeake Bay Watershed, Scott Jost

  • Steve B.I.K.O. EP Project, Steven Thomas

 Scott Jost's panoramic shots document the different waterways of the Chesapeake Bay Watershed

Scott Jost's panoramic shots document the different waterways of the Chesapeake Bay Watershed


Spring 2017

  Faces of Diversity  Mural by artist Edwin Gil highlights the importance of diversity within the community

Faces of Diversity Mural by artist Edwin Gil highlights the importance of diversity within the community

ARTS for EDUCATION

  • Split, Harrisonburg Dance Cooperative, Jershua de Waal

  • Youth and Teen Drumming Workshop, Boys and Girls Club of Harrisonburg and Rockingham County

  • Kamra-E-Faoree Project, Daniel Robinson

  • The Painting Collective, Virginia Mennonite Retirement Community, Claudia Furlow

  • Faces of Diversity with Artist Edwin Gil, Any Given Child Harrisonburg, J.R. Snow

Creative Inspiration

  • A Good Blinder, Shaun White and Mike Grundman

 Dan Bowman, the subject of Shaun White and Mike Grundman's documentary,  A Good Blinder

Dan Bowman, the subject of Shaun White and Mike Grundman's documentary, A Good Blinder


Fall 2016

 Members of the Shenandoah Valley Community come together to celebrate the annual Bach Festival

Members of the Shenandoah Valley Community come together to celebrate the annual Bach Festival

ARTS for EDUCATION

  • The Printing Party, Peak View Elementary, Lacey Spring Elementary, Christopher Michael

  • My Art Goes Walking, Elkton Middle School, Tracy West

  • Woven Together, Smithland Elementary School, Skyline Middle School, Kate Nesmith, Holly Bess Kincaid

  • Discovering Bach, Shenandoah Valley Bach Festival, David McCormick

  • Story Telling Through Creative Dramatics, Elkton Recreation Department, Mary-Liz Humphrey

  • Annie Gets a SECOND HOME, Second Home, Leeanne Shepherd

  • Leaving My Mark with Ashley Sauder Miller, Broadway High School, Brandy Somers


Fall 2015

arts for education

  • The Oldenburger, Peak View Elementary, Lacey Spring Elementary, Christopher Michael

 These massive hamburger ingredients make up the sculptural work of Peak View and Lacey Spring elementary students

These massive hamburger ingredients make up the sculptural work of Peak View and Lacey Spring elementary students


2013-2014

 Elkton Elementary School hosts their annual Art Contest

Elkton Elementary School hosts their annual Art Contest

arts for education

  • Elkton Elementary School Annual Art Contest, Elkton Elementary School, Martha Yankey


2012

arts for education

  • South River Elementary School, Edwina George

  • Stone Spring Elementary School, Kate Nesmith

 Kate Nesmith of Strone Spring Elementary engages young students in the arts

Kate Nesmith of Strone Spring Elementary engages young students in the arts

 Dr. Carl Donakowski is an established cellist with an international career in the Americas, Europe, and Asia

Dr. Carl Donakowski is an established cellist with an international career in the Americas, Europe, and Asia

Creative inspiration

  • James Madison University, Dr. Carl Donakowski

  • Wanchi Huang


2011

 Students of South River Elementary show their creativity

Students of South River Elementary show their creativity

arts for education

  • Retelling the Tale with Masks and Movement, Elkton Elementary School, Alesia Talbot

  • Mural Project, Skyline Middle School, Valerie Smith

  • SRES Art Night, South River Elementary School, Edwina George

  • Dewey (Decimal) is a Star in the 700s!, Lacey Springs Elementary School, Carlene Lantz

  • Children's Passport for Court and Market Days Festival, Harrisonburg Downtown Renaissance, Kris Ludwig

  • Gyotaku (Fish Rubbing), W. H. Keister Elementary School, Tara Kent

  • Persuade Me Tee, Stone Spring Elementary School, Kate Nesmith