A call to artists is sent to area schools for exhibitions which take place in March and April each year. Exhibitions are presented at the Box Factory for the Arts.
The Elementary Art Exhibition and Middle & High School Art Exhibitions are back! These exhibitions provide important opportunities for school children from Berrien and Cass Counties to exhibit their artwork at The Box Factory for the Arts through Spring of 2020. The community is invited to celebrate the creativity of the region’s young artists by viewing these exhibitions online and in-person, when available. The 2020 Student Art Exhibitions are proudly presented by Krasl Art Center (KAC) in partnership with the Berrien Regional Education Services Agency (RESA) and the Box Factory for the Arts.
Each year, these partners work together to present these two amazing student art shows. These exhibitions allow local students to display their artwork in a professional venue and have it viewed by hundreds of community members and visitors. While social gatherings are paused, enjoy videos of the work from within the Box Factory for the Arts below. For more information on these exhibitions, email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Multiple juried awards are presented during these exhibitions: The Elementary Exhibition features awards in the following categories: 2D & 3D (1st Place and 2nd Place), a Collaborative Award (pizza party to the winning class), and the Jan Stevens Family Memory Award ($75 cash award in 2D, 3D, & Video). The Middle & School Exhibition features awards in 1st Place, 2nd Place, & 3rd Place in 2D, 3D, & Video. Sponsor awards include the Sarah E. Cayo Award ($500 cash award), the Emerging Artist Award ($500 cash award), and Berrien RESA Scholarship Awards ($50 art scholarships for 1 student per school). For both exhibitions, all winning 2D artworks are professionally framed courtesy of Papachi International Custom Framing.
On view at the Box Factory for the Arts, 1101 Broad St, St Joseph, MI 49085.
Like KAC, The Box Factory for the Arts has closed their galleries to the public and canceled all events in an effort to keep our community safe. Until we are able to reopen, enjoy the exhibitions online though the video below and through KAC’s and The Box Factory’s Facebook pages.
Berrien RESA Scholarship Recipients:
Winner of the Collaboration:
2D and Papachi Framing Award Winners:
3D Award Winners:
Stevens Family Award Winners:
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Middle & High School Exhibition video and award will be placed here once filmed.