June 2018 Newsletter


June 2018 Newsletter


Hello Youth Artists and Parents

We are coming to the last month of the school year and it has been exciting to see the amazing progress from the youth artists. The Youth Artist Exhibition is up until June 2, 2018. For parents who have not seen it yet, make sure you come to the gallery to see it before it comes down.

The gallery is open Mon. – Sat. 10 am – 5 pm


Our Reception for the Youth Artist Portfolio exhibition was May 18, 2018. A big congratulations to all the participants who were part of the show. We also want to congratulate Andres Vasquez for winning the Carlos Pascual Award for high achievement in artistic merit and participation. Congratulations to our Honorary awardees Diana Calcaño Mencía and Bryan Cuevas for their outstanding work this year.


Students who have a SEPTA key card need to return the cards by June 15, 2018 in order to get their $20 deposit back.


Important Dates


June 2, 2018 Field trip to the Philadelphia Latino Film Festival. Lunch Provided. 10:30 AM departure

YAP is closed June 8th and 9th

June 15, 2018 Pizza Party, Film Screening of Milly & The Lords, Photo shoot, and last day of YAP. 3 PM – 6 PM


June 16, 2018 Field Trip to NYC

Taller Boricua workshop, tour, Lunch and panel.  7AM departure


DELPHI Summer Teen Media Program  Interviews

 DELPHI interviews will be from 3pm – 5pm on the following dates:

o   Tuesday May 29 at Philadelphia Museum of Art

o   Wednesday May 30 at Esperanza Academy Charter

o   Thursday May 31 at Taller Puertorriqueño