BASKING RIDGE, NJ — Gallery U in Westfield. N.J. is looking for high school students to submit artwork for a showcase that will take place March 6 – April 6. According to the organizers, “This exhibition will feature work that represents the diverse talents of high school students throughout Union, Essex and Somerset Counties.”
The works donated will serves as a fundraiser with 50% of the proceeds donated to the art department of the school that the artist is from. Gallery U services adults with traumatic brain injuries. It works as a “vocational training program whose goal is to introduce people with TBI back into the work force and community.”
The artwork that will be accepted must be in a two-dimensional format and submitted digitally. Submissions are limited to five pieces. Submissions will be accepted until February 9 with the announcement of those who are accepted on February 13.