FIREHOUSE ART COLLABORATIVE
Drawing, Painting & Photography from Hillsdale High School
At Gallery North, 1790 Shattuck Avenue, Berkeley, CA 94709
Friday, March 9, 2012
7 to 9pm
Live music, refreshments and tons of new exciting peeps of all ages to meet, including the Firehouse directors and some of the current Firehouse Art Collaborators, who make the hive hummmm...this is the night & space to come and mingle in March.
The exhibition will feature student drawings, paintings and digital photographs from Hillsdale High students. Works in the show range across genres and mediums, including oil paintings, watercolors, ceramic sculptures, art photography, and painting: both fanciful and figural.
Hillsdale High School is a longterm partner of the School Redesign Network at Stanford University and is guided by a commitment to providing all students with access to college.In 2008, was named one of Newsweek’s “America’s Best High Schools.”
Here is a list of the students in the show: Emmett Abrams, Camila Benavides, Chris Carroux, Sam Croop, Danielle Gaggero, Ricky Gonzalez, Alex Herzog, Chelsea Jackson, Eric Newgard, Ali Ryan, Callie Robertson, Lisa Raimondo, Rossalind Roomian, Rory Sarmiento, Shannon Song, Jesse Weissman, Jenna Yee.
Cindy Lynch, their visual art teacher, is a tenured teacher at Hillsdale High School where she has founded the AP Art and AP Photo program.
She believes, as Einstein said, "Imagination is more important than knowledge."