When: Sat., Jan. 21, 2-4 p.m. 2017
@ Jacoby Arts Center, 627 East Broadway, Alton, IL 62002
New ways of seeing, understanding visual communication and emotional connection, by products of making art. Childrens’ Voices, Childrens’ Eyes, at Jacoby Arts Center January 18 - February 25, presents the vitality of high color, dynamic line and form, personal and art referential content created by Parker Road Elementary students (Ferguson/Florissant School District.) All of the pieces are colorful, vibrant with movement inspired in part by geniuses of modernism Pablo Picasso and Wassily Kandinsky and the pattern-making of Symbolist Gustav Klimt. “Many pieces evolved around music,” says professional artist and art teacher Darnell Malone. Opening Reception to meet artists and teachers.