The Center for Contemporary Arts Summer ArtCamps are a multi-faceted endeavor designed to achieve wholesome educational recreation for youth ages 7-13, instill a sense of community service, build self-esteem by providing youth opportunities to create legacies to contribute to the community and create opportunities for inter-generation interaction.
This summer, we're offering four ArtCamps that students can attend either in-person OR virtually!
Space is limited. Register today!
T&T Family Foundation
Elizabeth & Aaron Miller
SUMMER 2021 CAMPS
Theatre ArtCamp: June 14-18, 10 AM-Noon
Instructor: Dr. Victoria Spangler, Sponsored by Elizabeth and Aaron Miller
Dr. Victoria Spangler will lead campers in assessing art displays and reimagining them through performance art. Campers will experiment with costumes, props, and sets, with a LIVE performance on the last day of camp! *Due to the nature of activities, this camp will be offered in-person ONLY
my abilene artcamp: June 21-25, 10 AM-Noon
Instructor: Cliff Wilke
Campers will create artworks with ABILENE as the subject matter! Students will use found objects and experiment with mixed media, similar to what artist Cliff Wilke incorporates in his exhibit MY ABILENE, currently on view at the Center. Families are invited to a showcase reception on the last day of camp! *This camp is offered in-person OR virtually.
Photo ArtCamp: June 28 - July 2, 10 AM-Noon
Instructor: Jennnifer Nichols
Campers will learn basic skills of photography, enjoy a downtown excursion, and a photo safari at the Abilene Zoo! *Due to the nature of activities, this camp will be offered in-person ONLY
Creative Painting ArtCamp: July 5-9, 10 AM-Noon
Instructor: Manny De Los Santos
Paint on multiple surfaces, not just canvas! Students will experience different techniques and media in the tradition of painting. *This camp is offered in-person OR virtually
*Scholarships are available. Please contact the Center if you are interested in an ArtCamp Scholarship.
*Community Membership: A Family membership & Patron membership with The Center for Contemporary Arts entitles a family to one complimentary camp registration. The Sustainer membership & Benefactor membership levels entitle a family to up to two camp registrations.
Please contact the Center to register with your Community Membership at email@example.com or call 325/677-8389.