Denver

Journey2Unity: Art Creating Change

Journey2Unity: Art Creating Change

The Arts Street@Youth Employment Academy (YEA) Journey to Unity project was selected for an Arts in Society grant in 2017 and the collaborative endeavor that emerged was created by Denver area high school-aged youth in the summer of 2018. By learning new skills, building on intrinsic strengths and working with local mentors and community groups, the Arts Street@YEA Summer Interns worked together, exploring the potential to change negative opinions and strengthen positive perceptions about immigration in our shared communities through the medium of a new podcast, which can be accessed on their new website which showcases stories from local residents about their personal experiences of immigration, finding home and creating community.

Art from Ashes Enjoy a Night Out at the Jay-Z 4:44 Tour

Art from Ashes Enjoy a Night Out at the Jay-Z 4:44 Tour

On Sunday November 5th, youth participants from one of our grantee projects, Art from Ashes were gifted with an incredible opportunity, free tickets to the JAY-Z 4:44 concert in Denver, thanks to the generosity of the Shawn Carter Foundation and Roc Nation. S

Tara Rynders Brings Movement to Rose Medical Center

Tara Rynders Brings Movement to Rose Medical Center

A new project led by longtime nurse and acclaimed dancer/choreographer Tara Rynders, entitled "The Clinic" is in the works. Local dancers offering movement and dance classes to the hospital personal at Rose Medical Center and the surrounding community next spring in Denver.