New Grant for ArtistsPosted on: July 23rd 2019
Amery Hill School has been the grateful recipient of a grant of £500 from The Arts Society Alton to support a visit to an exhibition to enhance the students’ artistic studies.
The Arts Society is a leading arts education charity with a global network of over 380 local societies, which bring people together through a shared curiosity for the arts. It offers enjoyable opportunities to discover and support the arts of yesterday, today and tomorrow. The Arts Society Alton is part of this network, offering a monthly lecture programme, visits to exhibitions and a couple of Special Interest Days every year. They undertake volunteering at arts and heritage locations in Hampshire and support the promotion of the arts to young people through art scholarships at Alton College and grants to local schools for a variety of art-related activities
Talking about the award, Head of Art, Miss Sarah Burrell, commented “We are extremely grateful to The Art Society Alton, for this very generous donation which will allow us to provide enrichment opportunities for our students and to inspire our next generation of great artists.”