Advancing the Arts Grant Recipient Gallery

 
 

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