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January 18, 2019

Washrooms at ArtStarts are now Gender-Neutral

Exciting news! Our washrooms at ArtStarts are now gender-neutral!   What does this mean? The washrooms at ArtStarts are no longer separated into “men’s” and “women’s.” Yay! We now have: One washroom with multiple stalls – it has a purple door! One washroom with a single stall, a urinal, and an outside door that locks – the door is green!

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December 05, 2018

Culture & Connection: Recap of Artist-in-Residence Tin Gamboa

Last month we welcomed our very first artist-in-residence to the ArtStarts Gallery as an engaging addition to our current exhibition, Movement is for Every Body. We asked Tin Gamboa to share about her experience, the project she developed while in residence at ArtStarts, and where we can find more of her work in the future.

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November 14, 2018

Journey as an Artist on Tour - Kellie Haines

Kellie Haines shared with us an inspiring story of her journey bringing a project to fruition in the classroom through professional development opportunities she accessed through ArtStarts programs as well as the support of an Artists in the Classroom grant. How can bringing a professional artist into the classroom benefit you and your students? Kellie’s experience demonstrates the value that ArtStarts provides to artists, teachers, and students, and provides a great example of why arts education is essential.

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