Friday Art Exploration at STA

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The Friday Art Exploration program at Sojourner Truth Academy is underway. The program offers classes in music, photography and physical theater for middle school students at STA. Artist Mentors are Travis Scharn – music, Becca Oehrig – photography, and Betsy … Continued

Urban Ventures Showcase Photos

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On December 20, 2011 the middle school students from the Urban Ventures Learning Lab presented their artistic creations in photography, video and theater. Here are some photos from the event. [nggallery id=9]    

Sauti Ya Watoto, Kariobangi

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Sauti Ya Watoto, Kariobangi in English means Children’s Voices, Kariobangi. The CD features 13 tracks with songs in both Swahili and English. To hear an audio clip and see video click HERE. There are also two bonus tracks from the … Continued

Kariobangi Children’s Choir CD

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Sauti Ya Watoto, Kariobangi In August we recorded the Kariobangi Children’s Choir and the CD is almost ready for release. The project is called “Sauti Ya Watoto, Kariobangi,” which means “Children’s Voices, Kariobangi.” There are 15 tracks on the CD … Continued

Art Camp Showcase at Urban Ventures

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Come join us for the Inverted Arts Community Showcase Event at the Urban Ventures Learning Lab. About 30 middle school students have spent the last nine Thursday afternoons exploring and creating art in photography (see original student photos at right), … Continued

Kariobangi Choir CD

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This past August our Inverted Arts Team was in the Mathare Valley, Kenya to record the Kariobangi Children’s Home Choir. We are currently finishing up the mixing and mastering of the project and the CD should be out in the … Continued

Target Grant

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Inverted Arts has received an “Arts and Culture in Schools” grant from the Target Corporation. The grant money will go toward our Friday Art Exploration Program at Sojourner Truth Academy that begins on January 27, 2012. Thank you Target for … Continued

Art Camp Begins at Urban Ventures

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Inverted Arts Camp is underway at the Urban Ventures Learning Lab at the Colin Powell Youth Leadership Center in South Minneapolis. Inverted Arts Camp is a collaborative, nine-session creative journey that is designed to inspire and equip students to flip … Continued