[image-1] Last week, the Gibbes Museum of Art opened a new exhibition in conjunction with Kids on Point, a local nonprofit that aims to provide accessible, all-inclusive, high-quality summer programs to underserved families. The exhibit features 27 photographs from 15 students at Title 1 schools in Charleston County. The works are on display in the Gibbes’ first floor lecture hall (which is free to enter), and will be on view through Sun. Aug. 12.
[image-5] For these photos, students were given cameras and a checklist with 12 directives, from “take a picture in front of your house” to “take a picture of what matters most to you.”
[image-3] Kids on Point offers services that range from pairing students with trained mentors to teaching squash (yes, the sport!) to creating civic-centered service projects around the Lowcountry. Learn more at kidsonpoint.org.
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