The Rockville Centre NY Youth Council is hosting a Substance Abuse Awareness Campaign presented through visual arts.
The mission of this project is to raise awareness of the fatal realities that too many young and talented artists succumbed to as a result of substance abuse.
The exhibit contains 50 mannequins created by the students and are now located in different locations around the Village of Rockville Centre.
The mannequin dedicated to Janis Joplin is located at Century 21 Sherlock Homes, 43 N. Park Avenue, Rockville Centre NY. Janis Joplin was born in 1943 and died in 1970. She was a musician, singer and songwriter.
The theme of the exhibit is "What Could Have Been..."