Art.Write.Now.Tour 2015-16


Welcome to the Art.Write.Now.Tour, the national traveling exhibition of the Scholastic Art & Writing Awards. Curated, produced, and presented by the Alliance for Young Artists & Writers, the Tour showcases a selection of works from the 2015 Scholastic Art & Writing Awards—inspiring and innovative work by teens from all across the country.

Now in its sixth year, the Tour is celebrated for being the most fresh and relevant look at creative work by young artists today. If you want to know what issues are on the minds of teenagers, the Art.Write.Now.Tour is sure to provide valuable insights through the lens of sophisticated and captivating artworks.

New for 2015–16, the Art.Write.Now.Tour includes an Educator’s Guide developed by Scholastic Art Magazine for classroom visits and for online learning!

The Best Teen Writing of 2015, our annual anthology of the best student writing, will be available to view on iPad minis, and also includes an Educator’s Guide developed by the National Writing Project. The book is also available for purchase on

Tour Dates & Locations

St. Petersburg, FL
Morean Arts Center
September 16–October 25, 2015
Indianapolis, IN
Clowes Memorial Hall of Butler University
March 2–April 1, 2016
Vermillion, SD
University of South Dakota, John A. Day Gallery
February 10–March 17, 2017
Las Vegas, NV
Springs Preserve
April 14–May 23, 2016


The Art.Write.Now.Tour 2015-16 has been made possible, in part, by generous support from Scholastic Inc., Blick Art Materials & Utrecht Art Supplies, and the National Endowment for the Arts. Additional supporters of the Scholastic Art & Writing Awards are listed below.