Outreach Pre-college Program Winter Exhibition 2015

Tue, Feb 10, 12am - Fri, Feb 20, 2015 12am

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Annual Winter Mixed Media and Guest Artists Series Exhibition

Opening Reception 2nd Floor Lobby 
Tuesday February 10
6-8pm

The Saturday Outreach Program is profoundly grateful to the Jacques and
Natasha Gelman Foundation.

We gratefully acknowledge our other generous donors:
The Altman Foundation, Surdna Foundation, Milton and Sally Avery Arts
Foundation.

 

Located at 7 East 7th Street, between Third and Fourth Avenues

  • Founded by inventor, industrialist and philanthropist Peter Cooper in 1859, The Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art offers education in art, architecture and engineering, as well as courses in the humanities and social sciences.

  • “My feelings, my desires, my hopes, embrace humanity throughout the world,” Peter Cooper proclaimed in a speech in 1853. He looked forward to a time when, “knowledge shall cover the earth as waters cover the great deep.”

  • From its beginnings, Cooper Union was a unique institution, dedicated to founder Peter Cooper's proposition that education is the key not only to personal prosperity but to civic virtue and harmony.

  • Peter Cooper wanted his graduates to acquire the technical mastery and entrepreneurial skills, enrich their intellects and spark their creativity, and develop a sense of social justice that would translate into action.