Meet New Artist Mentor Heather Weideman

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Meet our newest Artist Mentor, Heather Weideman. Heather is a firm believer in finding something you’re passionate about, immersing yourself in it, and sharing your zeal with others. For Heather that passion is music. She grew up in a very … Continued

Kingdom Undone from Jeremiah Gamble

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Kingdom Undone “From Jeremiah Gamble and the Creators of Theater for the Thirsty comes a new play about justice, vengeance, with a compelling twist on the last days of Judas and Jesus.” Kingdom Undone is an amazing look from a … Continued

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

Sojourner Truth Academy Christmas Cards

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For the second year in a row, we held a Christmas card design competition with the students at Sojourner Truth Academy in North Minneapolis. Thanks to Art Teacher Erik Lundgren for his help in making this all happen. Over 300 … 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