[ We are artists, writers, musicians, poets, dancers and everyday people working to create change in young people’s lives through art. ]

Chapters Forgotten

ART 180's summer theater performance presents,"Chapters Forgotten: What does it mean to be EDUCATED?"

Opening on August 20, 6 p.m. at the Gottwald Playhouse, 600 E. Grace St. at CenterStage/Dominion Arts Center, illuminating ART 180’s most recent teen programs in theatrical expression.

An original production exploring the education system, written and performed by ART 180 teens in partnership with The Conciliation Project. Hear stories that navigate identity, safety, history, and more forgotten chapters.

Discussion and reception to follow. Families welcome (does include strong language).

We Won an Award!

For the second year in a row, ART 180 is a finalist for the 2016 National Arts & Humanities Youth Program Awards. It's top honors from the President's office for arts education. And boy are we honored!.

More info here.

A little about us

ART 180 gives young people the chance to express themselves through art, and to share their stories with others. We create and provide art-related programs to young people living in challenging circumstances, encouraging personal and community change through self-expression... read more about our mission, motivation and staff.