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The Scholastic Art & Writing Awards Art.Write.Now.2015 National Exhibition

Sunday, June 14, 2015 at 12:00 pm to 6:00 pm

Anna-Maria and Stephen Kellen Gallery, Sheila C. Johnson Design Center 2 West 13th Street New York, NY 10011

Hosted by the Sheila C. Johnson Design Center at Parsons, Art.Write.Now.2015 National Exhibition features the top art and writing from teens across the United States, identified through the prestigious Scholastic Art & Writing Awards.

The exhibition takes place in both of the SJDC's galleries at the corner of 13th St and Fifth Avenue.

Judges for the 2015 Awards included Wangechi Mutu, Andres Serrano, Julie Mehretu, Jon Kessler, Rashid Johnson, and Nikki Giovanni.

The Art.Write.Now.2015 National Exhibition spans two locations and showcases more than 1,000 of the freshest and most relevant visual and literary works from students nationwide in grades 7–12. If you want to know what issues are on the minds of teenagers, Art.Write.Now.2015 is sure to provide valuable insights through film, animation, 2D and 3D artwork, literature, video games, and performance art.

These creative teens follow in the footsteps of past winners including Andy Warhol, John Baldessari, Sylvia Plath, Truman Capote, Richard Avedon, Edward Sorel, Robert Redford, Joyce Carol Oates, Ken Burns, as well as many others.

For more information please visit or call 212.343.7729.


Image: "An Elephant" by Heesun Chang, Grade 12

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Sheila C. Johnson Design Center


Art and Design, Writing and Literature, Education and Learning


Parsons School of Design


Writing, Fine Arts




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