Tuesday, May 1, 2012

Veterans' portraits, art at Market Street

Posted By on Tue, May 1, 2012 at 10:28 AM

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An exhibit of work created in the Creative Expressions program, a VA group for veterans who've experienced homelessness or are homeless, goes up today at Market Street Cinema as part of the Market Street Arts Partnership.

The program is offered to veterans every week at the Day Treatment Center in downtown Little Rock, the St. Francis House treatment center and the Wilbur D. Mills treatment center.

The exhibit includes photographs of the veterans in the program as well as their artwork. The "Veterans Art Gallery," which is free and open to the public during Market Street's business hours. runs through June 1.

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