sNAPshot June 2017

June 2017


“A selection of artworks from the 26th Annual Hartford, CT National Arts Program Exhibit.”

It's a Family Affair in Union County, NJ

The Union County, New Jersey National Arts Program® Exhibit has become a celebration of the entire community and a true family affair for participants during these past sixteen years. Often multiple family members enter the show together and win. Artist Ryan Frees won first place in the Amateur Category this year and his wife Helen Frees entered as a Professional and his daughter Tegan as a Youth, age 8. The Borga sisters, Brianna and Elianna, entered and won Honorable Mention in the Youth Category. The Gault Family (Judith, Lorenzo, and Tatiana) also entered the exhibit for the first time and Tatiana took home the Art Education Award.

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“Check(er)mate” Alan Howell; Professional, Craft Employee; MAC

UA Coordinator Jumps Every Hurdle with Ease

The University of Arizona had a long running successful employee art exhibit entitled “On Our Own Time” and seven years ago decided to partner with The National Arts Program® to make it even better! The show grew to include often 200 artworks submitted from University of Arizona employees, staff, appointed professionals and their immediate family members.

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Art Collector Sells A Lichtenstein For $165 Million To Fund Criminal Justice Reform

How to Hang Unframed Art

These drones take urban art to new height

This art exhibit uses Trump's tweets to nurture a lavender field

HELLO SUMMER! It officially feels like summer here in Philly and what better way to celebrate than by hosting our next Instagram contest “SUMMER SNAPS”?!? So get creative, snap some pics and show us what summer means to you.

Just follow these three simple RULES:
-Follow @nationalarts
-Put it on Instagram with your profile set to public
-Tag it #napsummersnaps

Contest runs through July 31st. Three randomly selected winners will receive awesome prizes to help you make the most out of your summertime!