Hey Fort Collins High School, here is a fun, awesome opportunity for arts funding for your school! Check it out!!! Custom Culture is a national high school customization competition using blank Vans shoes to be customized around specific themes. Once your school's designs are completed, they go through a voting process to narrow down our top 50 entries. Then, it's up to your school and classmates to garner votes from the public to choose our top 5. One school will be chosen as the Grand Prize Winner, receiving $75,000 for their art program! #Vans #CustomCulture #FoCo #FCHS #ArtsFunding #ArtsEd #ArtAndDesign #LEAP #CSU #ArtsCommunity #Colorado http://customculture.vans.com/
Vans Custom Culture was created to inspire and empower high school students to embrace their creativity through art and design and to bring attention to diminishing arts education budgets. Vans believes everyone should be empowered to express themselves creatively and should be given the tools to do...
Americans for the Arts has released a short documentary video on the development and unveiling of the Maggie L. Walker Monument in Richmond, Virginia. A Monument to Maggie: Richmond's Journey through Public Art to Honor a Civil Rights Hero tells the story of a two-decade, community-led effort to create the monument to Walker, who was a Richmond native, civil rights activist, and community leader. The film was developed as part of this year's launch of the Public Art Resource Center, an online platform tailored to the needs of the public art field. #PublicArt #ResourceCenter #CivilRightsHero #LEAP #CSU https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lKfeb9qPnew&feature=youtu.be
The International Arts Collaboration in India program introduces students to social, economic, cultural, and environmental influences of the arts in India and the role the arts play in community development initiatives promoting social justice. Who: undergraduate and graduate students interested in Art, community engagement, intercultural learning, social issues, and more! What: 3 upper division education abroad credits, LEAP 482A: International Arts Collaboration and the Community (3 credits) When: Online course begins May 21, 2018, On-site collaboration June 3 -12, 2018 Where: Pune, India What next: Visit the website for more information, see attached flier, and contact Sandy Ceas (Sandy.Ceas@colostate.edu) Sandy Ceas is an internationally exhibiting and collaborating artist addressing global social concerns, and has experienced a number of excursions abroad with students engaging communities in arts-based outreach programs.
Jun 03 International Arts Collaboration Abroad in India! Sunday, June 3 at 7:00pm