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YAC is an art studio that equips high school and college artists, mentors them individually, and exhibits the powerful potential of the next generation of Monterey County artists.

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YAC is an art studio that equips high school and college artists, mentors them individually, and exhibits the powerful potential of the next generation of Monterey County artists.

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YAC is an art studio that equips high school and college artists, mentors them individually, and exhibits the powerful potential of the next generation of Monterey County artists.

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YAC’s 21st Birthday Party

YAC officially turned 21 last Friday. And we had a party! (albeit remotely) Mentors, YACsters, board members, and a few alumni dropped by to celebrate and draw yaks with us while we laughed and exchanged ›››

posted on January 18, 2021 by
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YAC Show at PG Art Center! “Twenty-One Years and Counting”

In our first show of 2021, YACsters are part of the new exhibits opening Friday Jan 8 at PG Art Center!  We have a strong show of 70 pieces in the Boyer Gallery and are ›››

posted on January 7, 2021 by
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YAC Board member Cortina Whitmore opens Catalyst Consignment!

Congratulations to YAC board treasurer Cortina Whitmore, who recently launched her own business, Catalyst Consignment, on Lighthouse Ave in New Monterey! Be sure to check out her fabulous and stylish shop – you can peruse ›››

posted on December 17, 2020 by
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Pam Carroll’s Stunning exhibit at Carmel Art Association!

Pam Carroll has been an active board member at YAC. And over the years she has generously offered extraordinary painting workshops in realism to our YACsters. Pam has also regularly painted live alongside of other ›››

posted on November 20, 2020 by
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Alumni Profile: Chris Powers

We're thrilled to introduce our newest Alumni Profile of Chris Powers, a multi-talented screen-printer airbrush artist who recently co-founded The Shop Monterey! The Shop is a fabulous professional art studio, gallery, and shop where artists ›››

posted on September 29, 2020 by
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YACalum Khalid Hussein featured in VoyageLA!

YACalum Khalid Hussein was recently featured in VoyageLA, a magazine that highlights the best and brightest of Los Angeles, from artists and food to business and fashion! Khal is a multi-talented painter, graphic novelist, and ›››

posted on September 17, 2020 by
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