PONSHOP Studio and Gallery is pleased to announce that we will be hosting the Ninth Annual “The Art of Recovery” art show organized by The Rappahannock Area Community Services Board (RACSB). The opening reception will be held on “First Friday” May 3, 2013 from 5-9 p.m.
This year’s exhibit includes over fifty works of art contributed by forty-eight artists from around the state. “The Art of Recovery” features original artwork created by adults with mental illness and ranges in media including painting, drawing, mixed media and more. This annual art show is organized by members of Kenmore Club, a psychosocial rehabilitation program operated by RACSB.
Founded in 1970, the Rappahannock Area Community Services Board (RACSB) provides public mental health, intellectual disability, substance abuse, and prevention/early intervention services to the residents of the City of Fredericksburg and the counties of Caroline, King George, Spotsylvania, and Stafford.Programs of RACSB include Kenmore Club, Rappahannock Adult Activities, Inc., Project LINK, Program for Teen Parents, Rappahannock Area Kids on the Block, DARE To Be You – Rappahannock Area, Second Step, Too Good for Drugs, and Healthy Families – Rappahannock Area. To learn more, visit www.racsb.state.va.us.
The exhibit coincides with National Mental Health Month and will be on display through May 26, 2013.