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Young minds, wise visions: art helps children to make sense of coronavirus lockdown

https://www.theguardian.com/artanddesign/2020/oct/11/young-minds-wise-visions-art-helps-children-to-make-sense-of-coronavirus-lockdown

The Way I See It, depicting the impact of the coronavirus, is to feature on the Google Arts & Culture platform

A is for Annoyed, B is for Bored and C is for Confused: an alphabet of lockdown feelings created by Rivers, a 14-year-old from Gateshead, is just one of a dazzling range of 200 responses from young people to the Covid-19 crisis to be launched online on 16 October on a leading international art site.

The lockdown alphabet is to appear alongside 15-year-old Louis’ painting of a spotty teenage face, bathed in ghoulish green light, and a short film made by Maisie, a 15-year-old from Northumberland, as she nervously awaits yet another Zoom call.

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