A ‘Journey Through Art’ to spotlight area high school artists
DUNCAN, Okla. – Chisholm Trail Heritage Center in Duncan will host its annual Youth Art Month exhibition March 1-31, recognizing the artistic accomplishments of area high school students. The 2020 national theme is “Take a Journey Through Art.”
Youth Art Month is a nationally-recognized program and this is the 10th year for the Chisholm Trail Heritage Center to serve as a regional site. In recent years, there have been more than 300 pieces of art entered. A public reception will be 3:30-5:30 p.m. Thursday, March 5 at the museum.
Art from Duncan, FAME Academy in Meridian, Comanche, Marlow, Walters and Rush Springs high schools will be in this year’s show. This is Rush Springs first year to participate in the CTHC show. To learn more about the annual Youth Art Month, email email@example.com or call (580) 252-6692.
Photo: Art by FAME Academy student Kyle Lokey. He is one of the students who will have his work on display during Youth Art Month at the Chisholm Trail Heritage Center.
Chisholm Trail Heritage Center is open 7 days a week, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday-Saturday; 1-5 p.m. Sunday. It is an official AdventureRoad partner, and Museums for All partner. It is a “Best Heritage Attraction,” an Oklahoma Outstanding Attraction, a National Day of the Cowboy ‘Cowboy Keeper” and a 2019 Top Western Museum – True West Magazine and Great Expectations Certified Model School. Chisholm Trail Heritage Center Association is a 501c3 non-profit. Oklahoma Arts Council provides additional funding for specific programs. CTHC is located at 1000 Chisholm Trail Parkway in Duncan. For information, call 580-252-6692 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. Learn more at www.onthechisholmtrail.com.