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Rhode Island Art Education Association Website!
RIAEA President 2019-2021
National Convention: March 3–5 | New York, New York
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The Wickford Art Association (WAA) and Rhode Island Art Education Association (RIAEA)
would like to
Congratulate the following students for their participation in the scholarship!
Elizabeth Cowart for Drawing / Cranston High School West
Marissa North for Painting / Cranston High School East
Ella Rose for 3-D/Mixed Media / Cranston High School West
Page Sullivan for Photography / Portsmouth High School
Mary Tyer-Witek for Digital Art / Portsmouth High School
PS2020/2021 RHODE ISLAND PUBLIC SCHOOL ART MAY 3-27, 2021
UNIVERSITY OF RHODE ISLAND, PROVIDENCE CAMPUS
PROVIDENCE GALLERY NIGHT RECEPTION/“THE GIFT OF ART” AWARD CEREMONY (6:30) MAY 20, 2021 5-9 P.M.
Monday April 26, 2021 ~ 6-8pm
Exploring Blind Contour
Drawing & Collage
Come and explore the theme of blind contour drawing and collage. We will utilize mixed media , focusing on creating a composition in two parts. Compositions could be representational or abstract. You choose your path!
Recommended Supplies: marker, crayon, colored pencil, watercolor, acrylic, charcoal, graphite, conte´crayon, paper and recycled materials, glue, brown paper bag . And of course any other art supply you wish to use!
No drawing experience needed! Beginners to enthusiasts encouraged to attend!
Drop In & Draw is a fun and safe event, we have a blast creating, talking and "being" together. Please consider joining!
Follow the link on Monday 4/26!
Appropriation & Social Justice
The Rhode Island Art Education Association is an affiliate of the National Art Education Association. Current practices that we bring to your attention are position statements on the issues of appropriation in art education and anti-Asian Racism and Hate Crimes. Please visit the NAEA website to read position statements on these topics. Links are provided below.
Additionally, the RIAEA is currently organizing a series of workshops and book clubs to address these urgent issues. Information and registration will be released shortly.
Members can access NAEA such as NAEA Discussion Boards, Join Specific Communities within NAEA and Events.
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The Mission Statement of the Rhode Island Art Education Association is to offer opportunities for professional development, leadership and service in order to advance the quality of Art Education