College and Career Readiness Workshop for High School Visual Artists
Presented in partnership with Kansas City Art Institute
Parents and guardians, area college financial aid experts will help you navigate the financial aid process by sharing financial aid application tips, important deadlines and the best places to search for scholarship funds.
High school artists are you planning to major in visual arts or an arts related field in college? You’ll have an opportunity to meet with Kansas City artists to learn more about their experiences as a working artist, their current job and how they got there.
When: October 5, 2016
Time: 6:30 pm
Where: CAPS Building, 7501 W 149th Terrace, Overland Park, KS 66223
*The financial aid presentation and artists talk will be presented as concurrent sessions.
The Arts Council of Johnson County
brings a voice, a leadership presence
Keeps the Arts top of mind every day
A recognized source of expertise and information, the Arts Council of Johnson County strongly advocates and supports the role the Arts play in the future development of the county and the surrounding region as well as in daily life. Our work focuses on:
- Building a creative culture;
- Transforming the region into a vibrant, thriving area desirable to new residents, new businesses, new visitors, more tourists; and
- Helping to bring people together to effect change by supporting and promoting the Arts.
Today, a vibrant Arts community flourishes in Johnson County. Our community enthusiastically supports local Arts organizations and artists by attending performances, festivals, exhibitions and special events. Local artists are able to access affordable meeting, studio, and performing spaces. And, Johnson County has higher than the national average of businesses and Arts organizations working in the creative services industry