Thursday, September 3, 2009
First Friday and the Art of Recovery
6-10pm First Friday Artwalk
National Art of Recovery Show 2009
Opening Friday, September 4 through Sunday, September 27, 2009
In celebration of National Recovery Month, The Substance Abuse and Addiction Recovery Alliance of Virginia (SAARA) presents its first National Art of Recovery Show at art6 gallery. Juried by Belle Pendleton, professor of art history at Christopher Newport University, the main downstairs gallery is devoted to the art of recovery, with art by prisoners located in the smaller gallery. The McShin Foundation, a partner and member of SAARA, provides art supplies to prisoners. Sales of inmate artwork will be donated to help fund their art.
Check out the calendar for all the great activities at the gallery this month!! Yoga, Comedy, Poetry, Dance!
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