Children's Prison Art Project opening reception: "Art Behind Walls: An art exhibit by juvenile offenders"
This opening reception at Ben's Beans is an evening of music, poetry and performances that features art created by juvenile offenders in the Houston area.
Children's Prison Art Project is a nonprofit arts education organization, the mission of which is to introduce juvenile offenders in correctional facilities and shelters to an innovative educational theater and visual arts forum where they can express their thoughts and visions in constructive ways.
The artwork will be on display and available for sale all month long via silent auction. On view through Sept. 30.