historic occasion not to be missed, The Provincetown International
Art Institute marks the great success of its opening semester with
its first student exhibition at the Provincetown Art Association and
Museum beginning December 10 and running through January 9.An opening reception will be held Friday, December
10 from .Everyone is invited to join in this very special
exhibition will present work executed in the studios by the inaugural
class of PIAI.It will include
work created in each of the five classes offered during this first
term at the new art school -- Visual Fundamentals, Drawing I, Painting
I, Sculpture, and Graphic Design.
Provincetown International Art Institute is a new educational collaborative
that offers off-season, college-level instruction in the visual arts,
drawing on the resources of this town rich in artists, galleries, museums,
art scholars and collectors -- the newest art school in the oldest
art colony in the country.Students
receive college credits through Cape CodCommunity
will share this special evening with the Cape Cod Arts Association
as the organization presents its 1999 Grant Awards in support of the
arts on Cape Cod.PIAI
is the recipient of a $2500 grant, which will support a visiting artists
program at the school. Throughout the winter term, prominent artists
will make studio visits and critique the students' work.
semester will begin at the end of January.