Young Hearts Beat a Rhythm of Joy & Hope through ArtWell’s HeartBeat Programming

Thanks to generous funding from the William Penn Foundation, ArtWell is launching our long anticipated 15-week HeartBeat music program! Building on 15 years of partnership with Marcy Francis and Jan Jeffries, ArtWell’s Percussion Artists-in-Residence, the program uses the power of West African and Afro-Caribbean music and tradition as a vehicle to engage youth, while integrating […]

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Lessons from an Art Teacher, from the Bartol Archive

Bartol Foundation recently re-issued ArtWell Award Honoree Lynne Horoschak’s 1999 fellowship documentary ‘Lessons from an Art Teacher’ online. Things change. Things stay the same. Fifteen years after Lynne Horoschak was named the 1999 George Bartol Arts in Education Fellow, the story of her decades as a Philadelphia public school art teacher is still relevant and […]

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