Exhibit & Performance Opportunities
Artist Residencies take place through several programs at VAE such as the
Arts & Education Partnership. Short and Long Term residencies are available in local public and private schools. Contact VAE for more information
Art Education plays a big role at VAE. We work with a large population encompassing a wide range in age and ability.
- Parent & child groups
- Head Start children
- All grades of public school, short & long term residencies
- After school programs
- Private Schools
- Youth-at-risk, Group Homes
- Residential Treatment facilities for youth
- Healthcare sites (Hospitals, VA Clinics, Nursing Homes, Elders with Dementia, Adults with disabilities)
- Adult groups, Community art classes
- Weekend Community Art Workshops
Volunteering & Mentoring
Artist Volunteers can utilize their talents as an artist or teacher by helping out with one of our many classes. Volunteers can also mentor a young artist through one of several programs with area schools while mentoring under the experienced artist teacher.
Other ways you can volunteer…
- Studio class teaching & assistanting
- Distribution of posters, brochures, etc.
- Basement Music Series
- Events & Exhibitions
- Basement Music Series set-up, ticket takers
- Facility work, grounds, painting
- Partnership assistance