This new offering for students and teachers aims to bring regional blues musicians to classrooms and school assemblies. Each artist shares a unique mix of performance and lecture with students in a fun interactive presentation.
Formerly known as Fine Art Fridays, Creatives in Classrooms brings artists and performers into classrooms of kindergarten through 5th grade in 3 districts and 15 schools. The goal is to introduce students to local and regional creatives demonstrating their talents and pursuits of excellence.
The Mimbres Region Arts Council will create a travelling art museum, providing arts based programming that nurtures vital 21st century skills of creativity, collaboration, communication and critical thinking. Funded in part by FreeportMcMoRan ; Janey Katz & Suzi Calhoun.
The Writer’s Eye Competition links the inspiration of writers to the creative vision of artists. Participants are invited to visit the exhibition featured in the IMAGINE THAT- Travelling Art Museum program and write a poem or short story in response an artwork.
Youth Murals is a program that transforms the vision of local artists into an educational opportunity for our youth. Local professional artists work with students in schools to design and produce murals.