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ARTISTS AND YOUTH UNITED

Redefining the Learning Environment through Art and Culture

The Artists and Youth United project is meant to bring together artists in the community of Baltimore and the youth of Baltimore City Public Schools to transform a learning space out of the confines of traditional learning spaces. 


The coordination of this project is lead in partnership with Baltimore's Gifted

 

STARTING WITH STUDENT VOICE.

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FIRST, STUDENTS DEVELOPED AN IDEA OF WHAT AN AFTER SCHOOL SPACE WOULD LOOK LIKE FOR THEM.

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SECOND, COMMUNITY ARTISTS GOT TO WORK.

 
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BEFORE

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AFTER

 

​​​​​​​"I SAW THEM PAINTING THE ROOM, I CAN'T WAIT UNTIL THE 17TH!"

-TYRONE H. '18