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2018 Arts Festival

The 2018 Haverford School Arts Festival celebrates "Haverford's family of artists."

The exhibit will feature works by Haverford alumni, students, and family members. Haverford's family of artists includes painters, photographers, sculptors, filmmakers, graphic designers, architects, animators, illustrators, ceramicists, glass blowers, and more. The Arts Festival will also include works by musicians, playwrights, actors, and other performers. 

Schedule of Events

May 3, 6 p.m.: Student & Family Opening Reception, Wilson Hall, Lower Level

May 4, 6 p.m.: Alumni Opening Reception, Wilson Hall, Lower Level

May 2-May 15: Artwork exhibited in Wilson Hall, Lower Level 

Featured Artist: Tom Booth '02 

Tom Booth '02, author and illustrator, is this year's featured artist. He is a character designer and illustrator who has worked in both animation and publishing with the likes of Scholastic, Simon & Schuster, Workman Publishing, and Nicktoons. Tom made his earliest marks -- sometimes on his parents' antique kitchen table -- growing up in Pennsylvania. Now living in Brooklyn, NY, Tom is currently at work on several picture books. He just published his first book, called Don't BlinkMore about Tom > 

The cover of Tom Booth's first book, Don't Blink

Get Involved

The Haverford School Visual Art Department is soliciting visual art works from alumni, students, parents and grandparents as part of our Arts Festival and Alumni Weekend. Paintings, drawings, architectural drawings, graphic design, sculpture, woodworking, art glass, ceramics, video, fiber art, photography, fashion design, film, animations, and more, are welcome. Works needs to be delivered to The Haverford School Wilson Hall (Upper School) between April 23 and April 26 during school hours. All works should be ready to hang. The art exhibit will be on display from May 2-15.

Contact: Chris Fox, Art Department Chair, at cfox@haverford.org or 610-642-3020 x1271.  

About Arts Festival

Started in 2010, the annual Haverford School Arts Festival is held in conjunction with Alumni Weekend and features a host of events to showcase student and alumni work across a broad range of artistic fields. We welcome the involvement of those who are visual artists, performers, writers, collectors, critics, or just have a passion for the arts.

Contact

Christopher Fox

Art Department Chair
610-642-3020, x1271
cfox@haverford.org

Submit Your Artwork

Alumni, students, and family artists should make arrangements to deliver visual works between April 23 and April 26 during school hours. Other arrangements may be possible by contacting Art Department Chair Chris Fox at cfox@haverford.org

Schedule of Events

May 3: Student & Family Opening Reception, Wilson Hall, Lower Level

May 4: Alumni Opening Reception, Wilson Hall, Lower Level

May 2-May 15: Artwork exhibited in Wilson Hall, Lower Level