Check out our ONLINE Holiday Artist Marketplace! We have journals, coffee mugs, iPhone cases, and more that could be the perfect gift for yourself or a loved one. The artist whose work we used will receive a percentage of the profit. Remember, a purchase from our Marketplace helps our artists earn some money this holiday […]
We’d like to share with you our CYBER MONDAY SALE happening TODAY ONLY. Using promo code POVA15OFF, you will receive 15% off any original artwork purchased today on our Online Artist Marketplace. Get into the holiday spirit by treating yourself, your family, and/or friends to a unique piece of art created by our homeless and formerly homeless […]
We’d like to share a poem written by one of our newest artists, David Parr. We have a lot of talented writers and poets in our program this time so make sure to follow our blog: https://povertyandtheartsblog.wordpress.com/ “My Rib”, a poem by David Parr
Our executive director was interviewed for Festive Evolution: Art and Change-Making in the 21st Century. We loved learning about the great work of Festive Evolution. Their two primary objectives are: 1. To create and support art and various artistic initiatives that tell the stories that most need to be told, give voice to the voiceless, and […]
Our POVERTY & THE ARTS Artist Sponsorship Program provides individuals, groups, and organizations the chance to sponsor a homeless or formerly homeless artist for 4 months by making a monetary donation of $200. The program gives homeless artists the opportunity and resources to generate income and purpose through the creation and sale of artwork. The sponsorship […]
Poverty & the Arts works with a growing group of homeless artists–providing art supplies, studio space, exhibition opportunities, and professional development training. The ARTIST MARKETPLACE is an opportunity to purchase our artists’ work online, as well as sell other merchandise like prints and t-shirts.
We are now accepting group leader applications for our Community Arts Day. This is your opportunity help lead/ facilitate an art discipline. Deadline to apply is Nov 1st. http://goo.gl/forms/uwlsZBHL2N
As the weather gets colder and Room in the Inn begins, it’s the time of year when Poverty & the Arts hosts our bi-annual community arts day. Volunteers are needed to join homeless artists in creating visual art projects, music, creative writing, and drama improvisation. Sign-ups are now open! http://goo.gl/forms/yofBuaho2O
Is your favorite The Contributor vendor an artist? Do you see the same homeless woman selling her art downtown every day? Throughout October, Poverty & the Arts will be recruiting homeless artists to join our next Adopt a Homeless Artist program which will run from November through March! We will have another Final Exhibition at the end of […]
We are so thankful for every single person that came out to support Poverty & the Arts and our artists. The photographs from our gala are officially on our Facebook page. Check them out now! 2014 Gala Photographs The remaining artwork from the gala will be available for purchase online in October. Thank you!