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.

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.

Where Art Lives

Intersection for the Arts, 901 Mission Street
Suite 306
San Francisco, CA 94103
(415) 595-0337

Organization Type

Arts Education Organization
Teaching Artist

Category

Workshop, Residency, Professional Development

Information

Grade Level: 
Grades K-5, Grades 6-8, High School, Adults
Discipline: 
Visual Art
Subject: 
History, Language Arts
Languages: 
English, Spanish

Program Description

The Where Art Lives program can bring teaching artists and supplies to classrooms in San Francisco to help students learn graffiti-style art skills while discussing how art can benefit their community. Todd Berman, an arts integration specialist and an instructor with the Integrated Learning Specialist Program, can help integrate the Where Art Lives lessons with your history and English curricula. Other teaching artists are experienced muralists who grew developed their skills on San Francisco streets.

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.

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.

What's Coming Up

Public Meeting

Visual Arts Committee Meeting

April 17
/
3:00 PM to 6:00 PM

Hybrid: City Hall | Rm 416 and Online
Public Meeting

Executive Committee Meeting

December 18
/
1:00 PM to 2:30 PM

Hybrid: 401 Van Ness | Rm 125 and Online
Public Meeting

Full Arts Commission Meeting

May 06
/
2:00 PM to 4:00 PM

Hybrid: City Hall | Rm 416 and Online
Public Meeting

Executive Committee Meeting

April 24
/
1:00 PM to 2:30 PM

Hybrid: City Hall | Rm 408 and Online