December 2, 2023


Arts Eternal

Art Center Sarasota to Host Panel Discussion Concerning Art and Childhood Development

In accordance to the American Artwork Treatment Affiliation, artistic expression may perhaps reduce stress and anxiety, inner thoughts of anger and depression. In addition, the inventive approach can improve cognitive skills, foster bigger self-recognition, and help youthful people today control their thoughts. Art Heart Sarasota and Sunshine from Darkness will explore this possible in Art and Childhood Growth, a panel discussion analyzing the purpose art plays in the emotional wellbeing of youthful people today.

Panelists include artwork therapist Lisa Richardson, L.M.H.C. neuropsychologist Amie Austin, Ph.D and youngster and adolescent psychotherapist Ethan Weiss, M.S., L.C.S.W. The moderator is Jane Harris, Art Heart Sarasota’s education director. The event is Friday, May 20, 5-7 p.m., at Art Center Sarasota. The event is sponsored by the Lee and Bob Peterson Foundation / Sunshine from Darkness. To sign-up, go to Art Centre Sarasota, 707 N. Tamiami Path, Sarasota. For data, pay a visit to or phone 941-365-2032.

About Artwork Heart Sarasota

Art Middle Sarasota was the 1st arts and cultural establishment in Sarasota. Established in 1926 as the “Sarasota Artwork Affiliation” by Marcia Rader, the art supervisor for the Sarasota County schools district, the Affiliation was afterwards included as a not-for-financial gain firm in 1943 and has been in its existing area in the Sarasota Bayfront Cultural District because 1949.

Art Heart Sarasota is a member-supported organization that presents curated and juried exhibitions, grownup and youth education programs, outreach initiatives for underserved youth, and culturally associated community programming. Art Centre Sarasota is admission-totally free and open to all public its mission is to inspire individual inventive expression, nurture inventive talent and provide the community with obtainable and various visual art possibilities.

About Sunshine from Darkness

Sunshine from Darkness is a nonprofit, volunteer-driven firm committed to boosting cash for mental wellness exploration and area charities that supply mental health and dependancy dysfunction services in the Sarasota group. Established as a subsidiary of the Lee and Bob Peterson Foundation, Sunshine from Darkness hosts two situations just about every 12 months, the Journey to Wellness Symposium and Inspiring Hope Supper. These occasions serve instructional and fundraising purposes by furnishing local group industry experts and philanthropists the option to engage with the broader psychological health and fitness neighborhood.

Art Heart Sarasota

707 N. Tamiami Trail, Sarasota, FL 34236

Mobile phone: 941-365-2032

Gallery Hours

Monday-Friday: 10 a.m.-5 p.m.

Saturday: Midday-5 p.m.

Pictured: Ethan Weiss