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Monster Drawing Rally

November 4, 2015
04 Nov 2015

Monster Drawing Rallies were initially conceived by Southern Exposure in San Francisco, and have been recreated by nonprofit organizations in cities like Richmond, Brooklyn, Cleveland, Los Angeles, and now YORK! Part performance, part art-bazaar, the Monster Drawing Rally offers a rare opportunity to watch artists work and then purchase their completed pieces! See art-making in action; connect with local artists; mingle with friends! Food and beverages will be available on site for purchase.

WHEN: Thursday, December 10 • 6 – 9:30 pm

WHERE: Central Market, 34 W Philadelphia Street, York

ADMISSION: $5/person (Kids under 10 – FREE)

Join us for this incredible live drawing event that helps support local artists! A small portion of artwork sales also benefits Creative York’s arts education and creative programs for kids and adults in York County.

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Participating Artists: Ashley Boyer, Mark Broomell, Christopher Carpenter, Ophelia Chambliss, Averie Clark, Peter Danko, Ellen Ehlenbeck, Anya Felch, Elia Filippone, Elizabeth Fullam, Keith Gurnee, Erin Holberg, Isaac Horning, Roxanne Hotaling. Jim Howard, Catherine Hoy, Paul Kaspick, Lindsey Keeney Richards, Heather Klinefelter, Brooke Leahy, Jessica Lee, Mitch Miller, Carol Oldenburg, Kara Oldenburg-Gonzales, Chelsey Reisinger, Dillon Samuelson, Susan Scofield, Rachael Scott, Dirk Shearer, Ryan Spadaro, Mylea Thompson, Maria Tomassetti, Amelia Trettel, J’San Washington, Emily White, Rita Whitney, Terri Yacovelli
Blank Page to Painting in 28 Seconds


York artist Peter Danko creates a painting in 25 minutes, shown in 28 seconds in this time-lapse video. Danko was one of 25 local artists participating in the 2015 Monster Drawing Rally, where artists created work from scratch in 25 minutes.

2015 Creative York Awards

September 16, 2015
16 Sep 2015

The Creative York Awards celebrate creativity in our community.

Individuals, organizations, events, and/or businesses are honored during the event. Their stories will be told in the weeks leading up to the big night. The awards also promote visibility, economic development and the innovative spirit of the thriving Creative York community. All ticket proceeds benefit Creative York’s arts education and creative programs for kids and adults in York County.
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CLOSED FOR RENOVATIONS

September 4, 2015
04 Sep 2015

 

JUNE 2015 – FEBRUARY 2016
Temporarily closed for renovations.

Artists’ Feast: Oct 16, 2015

September 2, 2015
02 Sep 2015

The next Artists’ Feast will be held on October 16, 2015 from 6pm-9pm at CoWork 155 located at 155 W Market St, York.

Bring your favorite prepared dish or beverage to share as we celebrate art and creativity at the next Creative York Artists’ Feast. These gatherings are an opportunity for artists and art enthusiasts to discuss art, cultivate new friendships, and to strengthen the bonds of the artistic community here in York.

Our Artists’ Feasts are held on a quarterly basis at Creative York West located at 118 W Philadelphia Street in York PA (**Due to construction, 2015 Artists’ Feasts will be held at CoWork155 at 155 W Market St.**).  You’re welcome to bring drinks, dinners, desserts, and anything in-between (including artwork)! We provide paper plates and cutlery.

Work In Progress…

August 17, 2015
17 Aug 2015
Construction officially began today on our building at 10 N. Beaver Street!

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Creative Happy Hour: Spring 2016

August 5, 2015
05 Aug 2015

Our Creative Happy Hours will resume in the spring. Stay tuned for more details.

In the News: Creative York rediscovering itself as it goes through major revamp

July 21, 2015
21 Jul 2015

Greg Gross of the York Dispatch writes about Creative York’ major revamp that will not only reconfigure and upgrade our buildings in York City but also change how we operate….

Creative York Executive Director Kevin Lenkner, center, talks Friday about renovations at the gallery with his staff, from left, Laura Abbott, director of

Creative York Executive Director Kevin Lenkner, center, talks Friday about renovations at the gallery with his staff, from left, Laura Abbott, director of marketing and development; Tatyana Nadtochey, director of operations and exhibits; and Mindy Christian, director of education. (Bill Kalina — bkalina@yorkdispatch.com)

http://www.yorkdispatch.com/breaking/ci_28515784/yorkarts-rediscovering-itself-it-goes-through-major-revamp

Have you heard??

July 7, 2015
07 Jul 2015

The-Bond
We’re excited to announce that the 2015 Creative York Awards, presented by CGA Law Firm, will take place at The Bond — a unique industrial event space on the cornerstone of Royal Square in downtown York!

The Creative York Awards are all about celebrating creativity in our community. York individuals, organizations, events, and/or businesses will be honored during the event.  Stories will be told in the weeks leading up to the big night.  David Kelley will share his insights about fostering creative confidence, creativity and human centered design. Read more

David Kelley to Keynote Creative York Awards 2015

July 2, 2015
02 Jul 2015

Creative York is proud to announce David Kelley as the keynote speaker for the second annual Creative York Awards, presented by CGA Law Firm, on October 23, 2015. Mr. Kelley is coming to York to share his insights about fostering creative confidence, creativity and human centered design. His keynote remarks are sponsored by Graham Innovation Scholars of York College.

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WE DID IT!

June 25, 2015
25 Jun 2015
Capital-Campaign-Committee

Pictured, left to right: Kevin Lenkner, Creative York Executive Director; Donna Sylvester, Creative York Board President; Bill and Kim Kerlin, co-chairs of the Capital Campaign; and Ed Bird, Creative York Board Member. Taken at the June 24 Capital Campaign Celebration at Central Market.

We are beyond excited and grateful to announce that through the Kerlins’ outstanding leadership we not only met, but exceeded, our capital campaign goal!  Nearly 200 generous individuals, businesses, and foundations in York donated to the Creative York Capital Campaign, raising a total of $1,500,000!

Thank you to every single donor, and everyone who helped bolster support for this campaign.  You have made this possible, and we cannot wait to share with you the impact of your investment!

The campaign may be over, but our work is just beginning.

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