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Youth Arts Council 2021-2022

Application Deadline: Monday, September 20, 2021

WHO: Pittsburgh area teens, ages 15-18

WHAT: Go behind the scenes at the museum, meet professional artists, connect with the Pittsburgh art community, expand your network, learn about silkscreen printing and more!

WHEN: Weekly meetings will be every Thursday, 4 p.m. – 6 p.m., starting on October 7, 2021 through May 26, 2022. YAC will not meet on holidays that fall on Thursdays, i.e Thanksgiving.

WHERE: The Andy Warhol Museum, 117 Sandusky Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15212.
Transportation support is available in the form of bus tickets.

WHY: Over the course of the school year, the program aims to expose students to a variety of opportunities that fall under one or more of our core values that will empower them to succeed in a changing world:

  • Creativity
  • Connectivity
  • Collaboration
  • Self-Awareness
  • Intercultural Skills
  • Tactical Skills
  • Professional Development

YAC participants are compensated for their participation with a stipend.

HOW: Apply by Monday, September 20, 2021. Applicants will be contacted to set up an interview.

LEARN MORE: Join us on Zoom for a virtual information session on Monday, September 13, 2021, 4 p.m. – 5 p.m. You’ll hear directly from previous members about what to expect from the program. Register for the session here.