From our Teaching Artist workshops and general celebrations of our Young Artists and our programming, there is never a dull moment with ArtWorks!
Last night, ArtWorks Teaching Artists Yako and Baba Israel celebrated the holidays and the last session of our Beat-boxing and Graffiti Teaching Artist Program with our fabulous Young Artists at the Initiative for Women with Disabilities!
Published on December 7, 2017
We were so honored yesterday to be a beneficiary of the Benefit Youth Vocal Competition & Performance Tri-State Rocks yesterday at The Capitol Theatre! It was great meeting Maxwell of Z100 and the parents of all the amazing and talented kids who performed! Thank you so much to Inspired Nation and Kara DioGuardi for including ArtWorks in this special day!
Published on December 4, 2017
Last week, we visited our dear friend Ed Heck at the NYVR – New York Virtual Reality Expo at the Javits Center! We learned about #disruptED and participated in the demo of their new #learning #platform using #AR #VR and the art and books of #EdHeck. It was fascinating!
Published on November 2, 2017
ArtWorks Teaching Artist, Steven R. Hazlett led his photography workshop yesterday at Rusk Institute of Rehabilitation Medicine at NYU Langone Health and look what he stumbled upon, one of our ArtWorks Art Carts! We currently have 31 Art Carts in 27 hospitals that bring art supplies to children with limited mobility and those who cannot leave their beds.
Published on October 4, 2017
We are happy to join the Children’s Brain Tumor Foundation for a day of supporting brain tumor survivors and families and art activities! Today we made books!
Published on September 11, 2017
Last week ArtWorks Teaching Artist Steven Hazlett, led a fantastic Photography Workshop at Hospital For Special Surgery! Young Artist Bianca was fast at work on her photo project!
For the next 60 days, The Arts Makes America Great will be holding their first fundraising campaign for ArtWorks! They will be selling “Healthy Individual Healthy Communities” t-shirts and $10 from each sale will be donated to ArtWorks. Please click the following link to purchase your t-shirt today! https://theartsmakeamericagreat.ecwid.com/
Your act of kindness makes an impact on our Young Artists who face chronic and life-limiting illnesses. Please consider signing up to make a monthly donation!
Thank you to all of our volunteers for your commitment of time and energy in support of ArtWorks programming! Because of volunteers like Arielle, we can continue to make a difference in the lives of our Young Artists! Happy #NationalVolunteerWeek