Scholastic Art Show

  Mint Museum Uptown – Level 5
On view from March 13 – April 10

The Mid-Carolina Region of the Scholastic Art Awards, showcases art from students in 26 counties in the Piedmont region of North Carolina. The Scholastic Art and Writing Awards date back to 1923. Over the years, the Scholastic Art and Writing Awards have grown to become the longest-running, most prestigious program for creative teens in the United States, and the nation’s largest source of scholarships for young artists and writers.

A noteworthy roster of past winners includes Andy Warhol, Sylvia Plath, Truman Capote, Richard Avedon, Robert Redford, Joyce Carol Oates, Stephen King, and John Updike.