The Education Director of the La Jolla Music Society has chosen the following music-themed works of art to be part of an exhibit on Fay Avenue in La Jolla. The works will be displayed along the covered sidewalk outside the construction site of The Conrad Performing Arts Center.
Students in Transitional Kindergarten through 8th grade will learn more about this artist in a lesson taught this month by a parent volunteer through our Art Literacy program.
Jacob Lawrence was a painter and story teller who focused on the struggle for freedom and justice in America from the Civil War period of the 1860s, through the civil rights movement of the 1960s, to the end of the twentieth century.
This is a great article about the importance of school art programs.
Here is another one.