“Creativity Can’t be Incarcerated” Showing in the Library Lobby

Creativity Can’t be Incarcerated features portraits of young men from the Green Hill Institution, a juvenile prison in Chehalis, Washington. The portraits are exhibited alongside artwork by young men from Green Hill, created in workshops facilitated by Gateways for Incarcerated Youth.       Gateways for Incarcerated Youth is a 20-year collaboration between The Evergreen State College […]

“Selections from ‘Captured Youth'” at Galerie Fotoland

Selections from Captured Youth is up now at Galerie Fotoland – come check it out!   The images, taken by Evergreen State College faculty Steve Davis, are part of Captured Youth, a series spanning 1997-2005 and focusing on the lives of incarcerated teens in Washington State. The series consists of stunning portraits as well as several fascinating “prison landscapes” Selections […]

KEPT OUT || KEPT IN Features “Confined Creations” in the Main Library

CONFINED CREATIONS Works by Inmates of the Washington Corrections Center Showing now through March 2 Confined Creations is a product of the Art Spirit class, started three years ago by The Washington Department of Corrections. The program is “opportunity for adult incarcerated men to make positive choices starting with their arts and crafts seen on display.” […]