All participating teachers must be NYSATA members.
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Artifacts and History
Although she couldn't attend this year's OVA event, Congresswoman Elise Stefanik wrote a letter applauding OVA's positive influence on student thinking! Click here here to read the letter.
Olympics of the Visual Arts
Celebrating our 35th Year!!!
Teachers who can't travel to participate in OVA are welcome to use the problems in their classrooms, conduct a "mini-OVA" in their own district, or sponsor regional events. Artistic problem solving is a great way to get students learning, experiencing and creating!
The 2017 Olympics of the Visual Arts was be held at the SARATOGA SPRINGS CITY CENTER, Saratoga Springs, New York on THURSDAY, APRIL 6, 2017.
The date for the 2017 Olympics of the Visual Arts will Thrusday, April 6, 2017. Please register by March 1, 2017.
The fee for participation is $150 per district regardless of the number of teachers, school buildings, or student participants.
Contact Roger Hyndman, OVA Director, with questions.