Annual Youth Art Focus
January 13 – February 18, 2017
The PMA presents the 63nd annual Youth Art Focus exhibition, in partnership with the Escambia County School District and in recognition of National Youth Art Month. It highlights the best works from over 500 art students and educators within Escambia County schools, celebrating their strong artistic achievements and our area teachers’ dedication to art education.
This exhibition is sponsored by the PMA Guild.
Warren Thompson, Untitled, n.d., photograph, On Loan from Artist
Warren Thompson: Moonpies
January 13 – March 18, 2017
Opening Reception: Friday, January 13, 5:30 - 7:30 pm
A series of black-and-white portraits by
nationally acclaimed artist Warren Thompson.
A Florida native, Warren stumbled upon photography in his senior year of college. From that point on he dedicated his life to learning and teaching photography. Thompson’s favorite subject to shoot is street photography and always advises to “shoot more.” He is responsible for the development and implementation of the photography department at Pensacola State College.
The Pensacola Museum of Art is pleased
to exhibit Warren Thompson’s work
showcasing the street’s of Florida.