Open Call for Kid Artists

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Presented by Youth in Arts at Youth in Arts and YIA Gallery, San Rafael CA

May 18 2018
Aug 17 2018
Open Call for Kid Artists

Youth in Arts is seeking kid artists for the first annual “Kids Imagine Our World” exhibit at YIA Gallery, San Rafael

Deadline to email entry:  August 17

This exhibit will run September-November 2018 and prizes will be awarded to selected artists in each age group.

Subject matter:  I Imagine a WORLD with…”


Students in grades K-8:
We want to see your vision for our world. Close your eyes and imagine yourself as a grown-up.
Where will you be? What will you see? Who will be with you?

Draw, paint, color or build a picture of your world: you can work at home, at school, or at Youth in Arts.

See website for full details and entry instructions.


Parents and Teachers:
If you need a tool to help students get a great start on their project, download this lesson.
Get art tips for kids here.


To work at YIA, join us for Friday Open Studio: we will supply everything you need!

Every Friday from May 18 to August 17 free OPEN STUDIO at Youth in Arts:

  • Come any time from 11-4 on any Friday to use all kinds of art supplies.
  • All ages are welcome–you do NOT have to be working on an entry for this exhibit.
  • Open Studio will last until 7pm on Art Walk dates, 6/1 and 7/13 and 8/10


Free to enter

Contact: (415) 457-4878


    Official Website

Additional time info:

Regular Hours:  Monday-Friday, 11:00 am – 4:00 pm

2nd Friday Art Walk Hours:  June 1/July 13/Aug. 10, 11:00 am – 7:00 pm


Youth in Arts and YIA Gallery

917 C Street, San Rafael, CA 94901

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Affordable parking is available across the street in the City of San Rafael lot at 3rd and C Streets


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