the 2nd annual
AN EXCITING COMPETITION & LIVE AUCTION FEATURING SCULPTURES CREATED BY STUDENTS AND LOCAL ARTISTS USING PARTS PRODUCED BY AREA MANUFACTURING & TECHNOLOGY COMPANIES
Thursday, February 22, 2018
Prairie Center for the Arts
201 Schaumburg Court, Schaumburg
The Prairie Center Arts Foundation and Compass Enterprises present an exciting event that bridges STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering & Math) to STEAM with Art. What happens when student teams and professional artists create sculptures with parts provided by area manufacturing companies? Come and see at the second annual Building STEAM event!
Participating Schools: Conant HS · Harper College · Hoffman Estates HS · Prospect HS · Schaumburg Christian · Schaumburg HS
Artists: Raul Flores · Nicole Schuman ·
Ben Olson · Jim Schuman · George Vroustouris
At the Event:
Unveiling of sculptures and introductions to the artists
New this year: Onsite voting for a People’s Choice award! Place $1 in the bucket next to your favorite sculpture.
Cash prizes and trophies awarded to 1st, 2nd, 3rd, and People’s Choice
Live auction of all sculptures created by student teams and local artists
Meet with representatives regarding emerging careers in manufacturing & technology
Food from area restaurants
Proceeds from Building STEAM will be used to support youth in arts programs and the season of entertainment at the Prairie Center, as well as the community outreach programs of the Prairie Center Arts Foundation.
Have a look at some of the sculptures from Building STEAM 2017:
Don’t miss this chance to celebrate Art! Come help us Build STEAM!
Materials donated by:
Food provided by:
Friday, April 6