Classes for Teens
For young people wishing to develop their skills in the fine arts. The E.L. Cord Museum School hosts a series of courses designed to encourage teens to explore a variety of media to supplement their high school art courses and guiding them towards the production of college-level portfolios.
The Scholastic Art Awards
Northern Nevada middle and high school students are invited to submit their artwork to the Scholastic Art Awards competition. The Museum’s annual presentation of the Scholastic Art Awards is scheduled in conjunction with the Scholastic Art and Writing Awards, a national program designed to identify America’s most gifted young artists and writers. This program has honored some of our nation’s most celebrated artists including Truman Capote, Sylvia Plath, Michael Sarich, Cindy Sherman, Robert Redford and Andy Warhol.