Yerba Buena Center for the Arts Young Artists at Work Program

701 Mission Street
San Francisco, CA 94103
(415) 321-1317

Category

Residency

Information

Grade Level: 
High School
Discipline: 
Dance, Media, Multi-Discipline, Visual Art
Subject: 
N/A
Languages: 
English

Program Description

The YBCA Young Artists at Work Program is a paid, multidisciplinary art-as-activism residency for teens at the Yerba Buena Center for the Arts. Within the residency model, YBCA provides resources, space, aesthetic inspiration, and collaborative community to support young people who self-identify as artists and activists to produce their own original social justice art projects. The Young Artists at Work are proud to be the next generation of creative thinkers and social changemakers.

WritersCorps

25 Van Ness Avenue, Suite 345
San Francisco, CA 94102
(415) 252-4655

Category

Workshop

Information

Grade Level: 
Grades K-5, Grades 6-8, High School
Discipline: 
Literary Arts
Subject: 
Language Arts
Languages: 
English, Chinese (Mandarin), Chinese (Cantonese), Spanish

Program Description

WritersCorps is a project of the San Francisco Arts Commission and the San Francisco Public Library that places professional writers in community settings to teach creative writing to youth.

Upstar Records

3918 Judah Street
San Francisco, CA 94122
(415) 665-0255

Category

Workshop

Information

Grade Level: 
Grades 6-8, High School, Post High School
Discipline: 
Media, Music, Storytelling
Subject: 
N/A
Languages: 
English, Spanish

Program Description

UpStar Records is a youth-run record label aimed at turning today’s hip hop enthusiasts into tomorrow’s digital technology leaders. This innovative workforce development program provides youth employment and leadership opportunities. Trained by a cadre of talented industry professionals, youth get hands-on experience recording, mixing, mastering, releasing, distributing and promoting their own music and videos.

Trash Mash-Up

1345 Turk Street #213
San Francisco, CA 94115
(415) 752-5537

Organization Type

Teaching Artist

Category

Performance, Workshop, Residency

Information

Grade Level: 
All Ages
Discipline: 
Dance, Music, Theater, Visual Art
Subject: 
History
Languages: 
English

Program Description

Trash Mash-Up (TMU) is a community art project. Using disposable materials, collected before they enter the waste stream, participants construct 'Maskostumes' which are original pageant masks and costumes inspired by traditions from around the world. TMU reduces waste and inspires people to see each other and our environment in a new way.

Todd Berman - The Art Don't Stop

103 Crescent Avenue #4
San Francisco, CA 94110
(415) 595-0337

Organization Type

Teaching Artist

Category

Workshop, Residency

Information

Grade Level: 
Grades K-5, Grades 6-8, High School, Post High School, All Ages
Discipline: 
Media, Multi-Discipline, Visual Art
Subject: 
History, Language Arts, Math, Science
Languages: 
English

Program Description

Todd Berman is an artist who has been working in education ever since moving to San Francisco 16 years ago. In that time, he has become an expert at engaging teenagers in the creative process. Berman works with teachers to integrate visual arts practices into curricula to make lesson plans more engaging and meaningful for students to comply with Common Core Standards. He can help you can bring your entire community together to collaborate on one engaging and meaningful art project.

TILT at Ninth Street Independent Film Center

145 9th Street, Suite 250
San Francisco, CA 94103
(415) 863-4690

Category

Workshop

Information

Grade Level: 
Grades 6-8, High School, Post High School
Subject: 
N/A
Languages: 
English

Program Description

TILT teaches young people who are typically underrepresented and misrepresented in media the fundamentals of moviemaking and media literacy through hands-on training in video production. TILT provides youth with lifelong skills for accessing, evaluating, analyzing, and producing media to make positive change in themselves and their communities. TILT values diversity, collaboration, student-driven and project-based learning, professionalism, and creative and critical thinking.

Streetside Stories

3130 20th Street, Suite 311
san Francisco, CA 94110
(415) 864-5221

Category

Workshop

Information

Grade Level: 
Grades K-5, Grades 6-8
Discipline: 
Literary Arts, Media, Multi-Discipline, Storytelling, Theater, Visual Art
Subject: 
Language Arts
Languages: 
English

Program Description

We offer high-quality literacy arts education programs to students in kindergarten through the 8th grade in schools, after-school programs, and community-based organizations throughout San Francisco and the East Bay. While Streetside services are available to a wide array of schools and community organizations, we focus our resources on reaching underserved young people who attend struggling schools.

Stern Grove Festival Association

832 Folsom Street, Suite 1000
San Francisco, CA 94107
(415) 252-6252

Category

Field Trip

Information

Grade Level: 
Pre-K, Grades K-5, Grades 6-8, High School, Post High School, All Ages
Discipline: 
Dance, Literary Arts, Media, Multi-Discipline, Music, Storytelling, Theater, Visual Art
Subject: 
History, Language Arts
Languages: 
English, Chinese (Mandarin), Chinese (Cantonese), Spanish

Program Description

Stern Grove Festival Association is a nonprofit cultural organization committed to providing the people of the Bay Area with admission-free access to diverse performing arts. Every year since 1938, the organization presents Stern Grove Festival, an admission-free performing arts series, in Sigmund Stern Grove, a beautiful outdoor amphitheater located at 19th Avenue and Sloat Boulevard in San Francisco.

StageWrite

901 Mission
Suite 306
San Francisco, CA 94103

Organization Type

Arts Education Organization

Category

Performance, Workshop, Residency, Professional Development

Information

Grade Level: 
Grades K-5, Adults
Discipline: 
Literary Arts, Theater
Subject: 
Language Arts
Languages: 
English

Program Description

StageWrite uses theatre to build literacy skills, community, and self-esteem with elementary school children. Through classroom residencies, StageWrite engages and inspires student learning. The program employs dramatic activities to involve young people in reading, writing, speaking, and listening as a holistic, meaningful communication process. Pogramming includes: creative drama, stories on stage, playwriting, and the ADAPTS residency for students with autism.

Southern Exposure

3030 20th Street
San Francisco, CA 94110
(415) 863-2141

Category

Workshop

Information

Grade Level: 
High School, Post High School
Discipline: 
Media, Multi-Discipline, Visual Art
Subject: 
Language Arts, Science
Languages: 
English

Program Description

Southern Exposure (SoEx) is an artist-centered non-profit organization that is committed to supporting visual artists. Through our extensive and innovative programming, SoEx strives to experiment, collaborate, and further educate while providing an extraordinary resource center and forum for Bay Area and national artists and youth in our Mission District space and off-site, in the public realm.

What's Coming Up

Public Meeting

Street Artists Screenings

February 06
/
1:00 PM to 4:30 PM

War Memorial Bldg | Rm 125
Public Meeting

Street Artists Screenings

February 06
/
1:00 PM to 4:30 PM

War Memorial Bldg | Rm 125
Public Meeting

Street Artists Screenings

February 06
/
1:00 PM to 4:30 PM

War Memorial Bldg | Rm 125
Public Meeting

Street Artists Screenings

February 06
/
1:00 PM to 4:30 PM

War Memorial Bldg | Rm 125