The Arts & Science Center for Southeast Arkansas, 701 S. Main St., will present works from young artists in the 2019 annual Pine Bluff High School Art Exhibition.

The exhibition opens with a free public reception 5-7 p.m. Thursday, May 2, with artist and teacher remarks at 5:30 p.m. The public is invited to attend.

The students’ works will be on display in ASC’s International Paper Gallery from May 2 through July 27. The exhibition is sponsored by Pine Bluff Sand & Gravel Co.

PBHS art teacher Shalisha Thomas worked with the students and curated the exhibition. The 15 artists in the exhibition are: Edem Ammamoo, Phillip Austin, Zariaeah Blake, Kaniyah Briggs, E’Leecia Clark, Tyrah Elerby, Tykera Glover, Symfoni Green, Jason Sanders, O’keylan Seahorn, Ashia Shelton, Phyantasia Tanner, Justin Thomasson, Noelani Williams and Ro Willis.

“The talent at Pine Bluff High School is extraordinary and we look forward to sharing the students’ work with the public,” said ASC Curator Lenore Shoults. “For over 40 years, Pine Bluff High School students have shared their talent with the community through this annual art exhibition. We appreciate the students’ hard work and art teachers, Mrs. Virginia Hymes and Ms. Shalisha Thomas, who go above and beyond for their students and community.”