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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.

  • Name * Required
  • Address * Required
  • Are you able to attend weekly meetings at the museum throughout the 2021-2022 school year on Thursdays from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m.? * Required
  • How did you hear about The Warhol: Youth Arts Council? Check all that apply. * Required
  • Have you visited The Andy Warhol Museum before? * Required
  • What is your preferred method of contact? * Required
  • How would you describe your racial/ethnic identity? Choose as many as applicable.
  • While work samples are not required, we welcome submissions of artwork, writing, or other examples of creative projects you feel represent you. Please share images or a link to your Dropbox or Google Drive with Make sure to label all files with your first and last name.

    Questions and requests for more information can be directed to or 412-237-8356.

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