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YACster Oliver wins Best Animation Award at AAHSFF!

posted on October 24, 2019 by
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YACster Oliver wins Best Animation Award at AAHSFF!

Congratulations to YACster Oliver Fredericksen, whose animated short film KEYS was nominated for Best Overall Film and WON the Best Animated Film at the All American High School Film Festival in NYC! Oliver is currently ›››

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Meet Vanessa

posted on March 18, 2019 by
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Meet Vanessa

Vanessa is a 17-year-old junior at Seaside High who has been a YACster for just over a year. Friendly and hilarious, Vanessa is a prolific and daring artist who sees YAC as a place full ›››

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YACsters at the Osio Theater Reopening!

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YACsters at the Osio Theater Reopening!

Congratulations to YACsters Raven Cook and Noah Rogacion, who are both part of an art exhibit at the Osio Theater, organized by The Emerging Artists Alliance of Monterey! The exhibit features film-inspired works celebrating the ›››

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Nancy Buck Ransom Foundation Commissions YACster!

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Nancy Buck Ransom Foundation Commissions YACster!

Huge thanks to Lynn Bentaleb and everyone at the Nancy Buck Ransom Foundation, who recently commissioned one of our YACsters, Raven to make this gorgeous painting for their offices in Monterey! The Nancy Buck Ransom ›››

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Meet Lorena

posted on January 16, 2018 by
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Meet Lorena

Lorena, an eighteen-year-old senior at Monterey High, has been a YACster for the past four years. She describes herself as “positive, kind, and hard-working,” although anyone who knows her would agree that’s an understatement. Engaged ›››

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Meet Raven

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Meet Raven

Raven, a 15-year-old homeschooled through Compass Charter School, has been a member of YAC for two years, since she started high school. Raven is the first ever TAGster (Teaching Across Generations – YAC’s Saturday program ›››

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YAC Exhibit at Venture Gallery!

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YAC Exhibit at Venture Gallery!

From June 1st through the 30th we will be exhibiting a show of YACster work at Venture Gallery in downtown Monterey! This will be a fabulous show featuring over 40 YAC artists. Join us for ›››

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Meet Jade

posted on May 4, 2017 by
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Meet Jade

Jade, a 17-year-old who just graduated from Monterey County Home Charter School has been a member of Youth Arts Collective for all of high school. She considers YAC to be “cozy, knowledgeable, and full of ›››

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Meet Taylor

posted on February 25, 2017 by
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Meet Taylor

Taylor, an 18-year-old Senior at York, has been a member of YAC for three years and loves being part of such a “cozy, tranquil and rewarding” community. Self-described as “amiable, quirky and caring,” she first ›››

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Thinking Out Loud Art Exhibit!

posted on February 23, 2017 by
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Thinking Out Loud Art Exhibit!

YACsters will be showing their work along with Monterey County high school artists for the annual “Thinking Out Loud” exhibit at the Carl Cherry Center for the Arts! The show will be displayed in their ›››

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