Yellow Elephant Gallery encourages creative
expression at all ages. To further encourage
and recognize young artists, the gallery invites
artists to submit art for an exhibit of work by
Young Artists is open to all artists aged 6 through 14 who are residents of Kankakee, Iroquois, Livingston, or Grundy Counties. Artists may or may not have been involved in formal art instruction. All work must be original art completed within the last year and not previously exhibited. Each artist may submit up to three pieces. Art can be any 2D or 3D medium including but not limited to photography, paint, sculpture, drawing, pottery, or video.
As part of Yellow Elephant Gallery’s ongoing commitment to giving back to the local community, five dollars of each entry fee will be donated to Project SUN. Project SUN is a Strong and Unified Network dedicated to implementing a family-driven system of care that provides Kankakee County youth and their families multiple access points to a comprehensive, integrated mental health care system aimed at meeting the needs of the whole child. Project SUN is administered through the Community Foundation of Kankakee River Valley.
Opens November 26