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2017 Higher

Forms of Art

March 19— March 31, 2017
Sunday, March 19 — 3:00-5:00PM
Interior view of Higher Forms of Art exhibition in the Danforth Gallery at UMA showing exhibition banners and works on pedestals

About the Exhibition

In celebration of youth art month the Kennebec Valley Art Association (KVAA) announces the 11th annual Higher Forms of Art exhibition of artwork by students from area high schools presented in partnership with the University of Maine at Augusta for the 4th

year in a row.  Higher Forms of Art is on view March 19 -31, 2017 at the Danforth Gallery. The public is invited to attend an opening reception on Sunday, March 19 from 3-5pm.


Higher Forms of Art gives emerging artists the opportunity to show their art in a professional

gallery space, and offers students the experience of organizing and installing a major art exhibition. The University of Maine at Augusta is committed to supporting High School art in central Maine.


Participating Schools, by town and listing art teachers are:

Cony High School, Augusta:  Jason Morgan, Kelly Stottler
Edward Little High School, Auburn: Shawn Rice
Gardiner High School, Gardiner: Meg Gipson
Hall-Dale High School, Farmingdale: Jennifer Paisley
Kents Hill School, Kents Hill: Babs Wheelden, Dale Perkins, Rj Jenkins, Cindy McInerney, Dylan Gifford, Chris McInerney

Maranacook Community High School, Readfield: Thomas Fererro, Jeremy Smith

Monmouth Academy, Monmouth, Laura Damon-Theriault
Richmond High School, Richmond, Jeff Orth



Higher Forms of Art is sponsored by Eaton Peabody Attorneys at Law and Kennebec Savings Bank.

The Danforth Gallery is located in Jewett Hall. Gallery hours are Monday - Thursday 9:30am - 5:00 pm, Fridays 9:30am - 2:00pm. There will also be weekend hours from 10am-2pm for this exhibition only.

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