Making their voices heard through art.
Thank God some people are bringing sanity into our 'correctional' facilities. What a gift for the young people who find this opening coming into their lives.
"Artistic Noise is a program designed to bring visual arts practice and entrepreneurial skills to young people who are incarcerated, on probation, or somehow involved in the justice system. An exhibition entitled 'Infinite Revolution', on view this summer, will celebrate the immense artistic talent of the individuals involved in the Artistic Noise community, and their bold spirits that refuse to be muffled.
"So much of what we do and what we’re focused on is give kids who are often silent a way to have their voices heard and their stories told. Whether they are physically removed from society or just don’t feel like they have a voice, through art they are making this visual noise.”
To read more click, 'The goal was empowerment.'