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Now in its second year, the Youth Art Mentorship Program (YAM) offers senior high school students the opportunity to work directly with professional mentors in a gallery setting. Successful applicants will develop a new body of work and participate in a public art exhibition at the Art Gallery of Peterborough along with a group of their peers.

Training in visual arts and creative administration can open doors to a range of professions including careers in animation, industrial design, architecture, and the non-profit sector. This program offers participating youth the chance to develop valuable and transferrable employment skills to better equip them for a career in the arts and other sectors after high school.

Deadline for applications is December 16, 2022 @11:59pm

If you have any questions or concerns, or if you need to make any arrangements or request special accommodation, please contact:

Andrew Ihamaki

Education Programming Coordinator


705.743.9179 ext. 2025

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