The Mobile Arts Council’s Gallery @ Room 1927 hosts the Visual Arts Achievement Program (VAAP) exhibition from February 5th to March 1st, 2020. VAAP is an arts education program that recognizes talent in the visual arts from 6th through 12th grade students at the local and state level. The District 1 juried exhibition will end with an awards ceremony and reception in the gallery from 2 to 4 p.m. on Sunday, March 1st. District 1 includes Baldwin, Clarke, Conecuh, Escambia, Mobile, Monroe, and Washington counties. Every student who receives a District Award will be recognized at the State Awards Ceremony, held by the Alabama State Council on the Arts, in Montgomery this April. Concurrently, the Young at Art show, which showcases works from District 1 elementary school students, will also hang from February 5th to March 1st. The Gallery @ Room 1927, located next to the Saenger Theatre entrance, is open Tuesday through Friday from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. and is always free to visit.