Some of the Idyllwild Arts Academy students’ artwork to be displayed at the Spotlight on Visual Arts show in Palm Desert. Photo courtesy Idyllwild Arts Foundation

The Idyllwild Arts Foundation hosts its annual student exhibition to benefit Idyllwild Arts Academy. Spotlight on Visual Arts once again will be held at the Melissa Morgan Fine Art Gallery on El Paseo Drive in Palm Desert, Friday May 4. The VIP reception begins at 5 p.m. and features a behind-the-scenes perspective and discussion with the artists. Refreshments will include heavy hors d’oeuvres and an open bar.

The gallery will be open for general admission at 6 p.m.

VIP tickets are $100. All funds raised will be used to provide scholarships and programmatic support for students of Idyllwild Arts Academy and Summer Programs.

For more information, call 951-659-2171 or visit