La Luz de la Gente
“La Luz de la Gente” means “the light of the people” in Spanish. This exhibit, in partnership with the York County Hispanic Coalition, was displayed in the Kerlin Gallery from Sept 29 – Dec 17, 2016. Featuring artwork by Salina Almanzar, Rosa Luz Catterall, Alina Galan, Nicolas Humeny-Castillo, Ignacio Marino Larrique, Catalina Ruiz, Joaquin Calles Guzman.
The annual Writer’s Eye Competition links the inspiration of writers to the creative vision of artists. This year, participants were invited to write a poem or short story in response to the La Luz de la Gente exhibit in the Kerlin Gallery at Creative York. The Writer’s Eye competition began Sept 29 and ran until Dec 17.
First, second, and third-place ribbons are awarded in each of four age categories. An awards ceremony announcing the winners will be held on Saturday, March 4, 2017 at 11am in the Kerlin Gallery. Winning works are also published in the Writer’s Eye booklet, which will be available for purchase at the event.