quiet glow

Artists in Education Final Project

quiet glow


Exhibition Dates: May 12 – 20, 2017  EXTENDED THROUGH MAY 24!
Opening Reception: Friday, May 12, 2017, 5:00 – 7:00 PM
Gallery Hours: Tuesday – Saturday, 12:00 – 6:00 PM

Please join us for quiet glow, the nexus of luminous reflections by Bay Area collaborators – and the culmination of the Spring 2017 Artists in Education programs!

2016–2017 One-on-One Mentorship Program
Pairs passionate young artists with professional artist mentors who provide valuable individual guidance, develop goals, and share skills, knowledge and expertise with their mentees. In 2017, we launched a partnership with Root Division to expand our pool of mentors and mentees!
Mentees: Mateo, Jasmine, Taylor, Naomi, Keara, Karla, Gabriela, Juliana, Stephan, Ciara, Bidaldo, Aisha, Saula
Mentors: Eliza Gregory, Yasmin Hussein, Izidora Leber, Kate Rhoades, Xavier Robles, Emma Strebel
Extern: Zhengdong Ye

Spring 2017 Contemporary Classrooms
An ongoing series of classroom workshops formulated in collaboration with an exhibiting SoEx artist or project – this spring, an exhibition of works by Bay Area artists reflecting on the future as we imagine it.
Partners: Albany High School, Brightworks, Galileo High School, John O’Connell High School, Oakland Technical High School, and the SoEx Youth Advisory Board
Teaching Artists: Zulfikar Ali Bhutto, Vreni Michelini Castillo

2017 Youth Advisory Board
A dedicated group of teen artists who work to promote and facilitate teen involvement at Southern Exposure. In weekly meetings, YAB members initiate and organize art events, exhibitions, and projects for Southern Exposure.
Members: Naomi, Keara, Karla, Gabriela, Juliana, Stephan, Ciara, Aisha