Get Your Passports Ready! Self-perception Through Art on Display at Department of Education by Students From Around the World
On Nov. 14, student artists and their families, diplomats from several foreign embassies, representatives of arts and cultural organizations in the D.C. area, and U.S. Department of Education staff celebrated the opening of Yo Soy, Je Suis, I Am, an exhibit of self-portraits by students from around the world. On display until Jan. 4, 2013, this exhibition of works is made possible by a partnership between the Department of Education and the Department of VSA and Accessibility at the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts. This partnership, which began in 2004, is responsible for an annual international art exhibit at the Department of Education’s headquarters building during International Education Week.