Our mission is to unite artists and communities through a collaborative process, rooted in the traditions of mural-making, to create art that transforms public spaces and individual lives. But how do we achieve that mission? Explore this section to learn more.
"The Mural Arts Program has helped to inspire me. I'm even considering going to college now."Celiz Heredia, Mural Corps Student
"Each mural is an odyssey. The design is a map. With every mural I learn a lot about the people and the place I am painting for, and about myself."David Guinn
"You have to work for your neighborhood. You can make a good thing happen. If you do it first, then other people will follow you."Therese, Art Education Student
Professional artists serve as teachers and mentors and provide a positive environment for students.
We incorporate the concepts of restorative justice through mural making and community service.
We include members of the community in every step of the mural-making process.
How do you bring together a wall, an artist, a community, and a message to create a mural?