When you purchase a season pass you are supporting the traveling musicians and the Mimbres Region Arts Council by ensuring the financial resources necessary to provide you with a memorable, LIVE music experience. Season Pass holders are entitled to discounted tickets AND reserved seating. Support live music and help nurture a creative community.
If you are a parent please consider asking your child's teacher or principal about their participation in these FREE programs. Below is a link to download information about MRAC's programs that can be printed or emailed to school officials.
The Mimbres Region Arts Council is working to increase student access to arts experiences. This includes musical performances, a K-12 Art exhibition and competition with scholarship prizes, creatives in the classrooms, a traveling art exhibition and the Youth Mural program.
Imagination, creativity and innovation; you probably have heard these words a hundred times or more. These three words can improve our life, improve our work and bring us a deep soulful joy. And oh, by the way; these words can make us rich. Very, very rich!
Yes, it’s that time again. The alignment of the calendar, a glance in the mirror and an endless stream of fitness commercials trigger inward reflection. This year, the Mimbres Region Arts Council suggests you try something different. Work out your creativity muscle.
Is your school or workplace divided into "creatives" versus practical people? Yet surely, David Kelley suggests, creativity is not the domain of only a chosen few. Telling stories from his legendary design career and his own life, he offers ways to build the confidence to create...
Let’s hope the current political climate doesn’t change our values when it comes to the importance of creativity. Banning the free exchange of ideas and restricting diversity of thought will only lead to a rising sea of failed efforts to make America creative again.
At the 2008 Serious Play conference, designer Tim Brown talks about the powerful relationship between creative thinking and play -- with many examples you can try at home (and one that maybe you shouldn't).
Art Spark! - Here's a fun art game that will inspire loads of fun. There are many versions of this project on the internet as well as great videos of Joan Miro's works. Also check out the La Poetisa Animation post.
"...to understand that you can teach creativity we need a more expansive and enriched conception of what teaching is and how it actually works. When we will say you can't assess it it's not true either I think it's because people again often operate on a narrow conception of creativity"
My contention is that creativity now is as important in education as literacy, and we should treat it with the same status....all kids have tremendous talents. And we squander them, pretty ruthlessly.
Our education system has mined our minds in the way that we strip-mine the earth: for a particular commodity. And for the future, it won't serve us. We have to rethink the fundamental principles on which we're educating our children.