Youth Art Month

Youth Art Month at Phoenix Art MuseumAAEA needs your participation!

  • Hang a show in your school office, cafeteria, post office or library.
  • Ask your school board to endorse YAM.
  • Have students design a postcard and write to your representatives about the importance of art education.
  • Let your YAM chairperson know what you did!
  • Email us information about your local YAM show or activity, then email us photos.

YAM Artwork Drop Off

March 1-3, 2017 — Artwork drop off for the 2017 Youth Art Month Exhibition at the Phoenix Art Museum.

YAM @ PAM Reception and Exhibition

March 10-29, 2017 — Youth Art Month exhibition at the Phoenix Art Museum with Reception on March 22, 2017 from 5-7 pm.

YAM starts in Tucson!

This year, you are invited and encouraged to bring Arizona themed artworks to the AAEA conference, Media Mosaics, in Tucson. These presentation-ready works will be considered for the Youth Art Month Flag Design Contest and the remaining works will be on display.

How did you celebrate Youth Art Month?

Every March across the nation, art teachers step up their efforts to celebrate the art that their students create. The Arizona Art Education Association participates in the National Art Education Association Youth Art Month Program. A flag is designed and created and hung with others at the National Convention.