October is National Arts and Humanities Month

From The White House / Office of the Press Secretary Presidential Proclamation — National Arts and Humanities Month, 2016 NATIONAL ARTS AND HUMANITIES MONTH, 2016 – – – – – – – BY THE PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA A PROCLAMATION Throughout history, the arts and humanities have been at the forefront of […]

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Teaching Artists Fall 2016 Orientation

Amazing orientation with our teaching artist cohort today, building facilitation skills and doing hard and important reflecting on our identities, teaching practice and social justice. It’s going to be a great year! Visit us on Facebook to view more photos from the days activities. ArtWell Teaching Artists 2016 Mission Statement WE can ignite the creative […]

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Sunrise/AGL students produce short film “Polluted World”

“Polluted World” is a short film written, directed and starring middle school students who participated in the Art of Growing Leaders (AGL) summer program at Sunrise of Philadelphia. AGL program students are tasked with using various art forms to carry forward their advocacy and activism as it relates to their chosen social action project. A preceding and key […]

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ArtWell now a USDAC Affiliate

As of September 3, 2016, ArtWell is now one of three Philadelphia-based U.S. Department of Arts and Culture (USDAC) Affiliates. The USDAC is a people-powered department—a grassroots action network inciting creativity and social imagination to shape a culture of empathy, equity, and belonging. ArtWell and recognized Affiliates are invited to take part in Actions, join in Citizen Artist […]

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