Art. Write. Now.

Thursday, February 16 – Wednesday, March 14, 2012

FREE with museum admission

The Scholastic Art & Writing Awards’ traveling exhibition ART. WRITE. NOW showcases work by top teen talent from around the nation.  These incredible emerging artists, writers and filmmakers were selected as the "best in the country" by top professionals in the visual and literary arts.  Over 55 pieces of visual art will be displayed at the National Constitution Center including 3-D works, videos and writing pieces displayed on iPads.  The Scholastic Art & Writing Awards is the longest-running, most prestigious recognition program for creative teens and the largest source of scholarships for young artists and writers.  The program boasts a long list of distinguished alumni including Andy Warhol, Robert Redford, Richard Avedon, Zac Posen, Joyce Carol Oates, Sylvia Plath, and John Lithgow.