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Direct from the Classroom: Spring Selections

April 15, 2023 @ 10:00 am
May 6, 2023 @ 4:00 pm
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Direct from the Classroom: Spring Selections features artworks created by K-6th grade students in our Artists-in-Classrooms (AIC) program. AIC Artist-Teachers lead 12-week residencies in schools throughout Los Angeles County, transferring their knowledge and passion for dance, visual arts, and creative writing to the minds and hearts of students. Direct from the Classroom: Spring Selections is a curated sample of AIC’s spring semester residencies in 101 classrooms, highlighting one student work from each class. The opening reception will be held on Saturday April 15th, coinciding with aGCC’s Open Studios Day.

Directo del Salón: Selecciones de Primavera presenta obras de arte creadas por alumnos de Kinder a sexto grado de nuestro programa Artists-in-Classrooms (AIC). Los Artistas-Maestro/as de AIC dirigen residencias de 12 semanas en escuelas de todo el condado de Los Ángeles, transmitiendo sus conocimientos y su pasión por la danza, las artes visuales y la escritura creativa a las mentes y los corazones de los alumnos. Directo del Salón: Selecciones de Primavera son ejemplos seleccionados de las residencias del semestre de primavera de AIC en 101 aulas, destacando el trabajo de un estudiante de cada clase.

Schools on view:
15th Street Elementary
Bandini Street Elementary
Eshelman Avenue Elementary
James A. Garfield Elementary
Leland Street Elementary
New Academy of Science & Art
Normont Elementary
Point Fermin Elementary
President Avenue Elementary
Towne Avenue Elementary
Daniel Webster Elementary
White Point Elementary

Julie Borkin, Creative Writing/Escritura Creativa
Illiana Cuellar, Creative Writing/Escritura Creativa
Karen Emonts, Visual Arts/Artes Visuales
Anna Erneholm, Visual Arts/Artes Visuales
Carlos Gacharná, Visual Arts/Artes Visuales
G’bari Gilliam, Dance/Danza
Rebekah Neel, Visual Arts/Artes Visuales
Daniel Porras, Visual Arts/Artes Visuales
Linda Ravenswood, Creative Writing/Escritura Creativa
Shantel Ureña, Dance/Danza


Angels Gate Cultural Center
3601 S. Gaffey St.
San Pedro, CA 90731 United States
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Angels Gate Cultural Center
(310) 519-0936
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