We empower communities by creating opportunities to celebrate acts of creativity and engage in meaningful experiences through the arts. We do this through initiatives that enable artists, musicians, and performers to share their work and passion with a broader audience.
We envision a future where all people connect with their own innate creativity and artistic spirit and realize a world of unlimited possibilities.
Our Core Values
Our core values are the foundation of our organization and guide the way we develop and deliver programs to the community.
ConnectionThe Arts Connect Us With What it Means to Be Human
Creativity and the arts allow us to connect with one another and with what it means to be human.
CommunityCommunities Benefit From Engagement in the Arts
Communities are strengthened and benefit when youth and families are engaged in the arts.
AccessibilityEveryone Should Have Access to the Benefits of the Arts
All people should have access to meaningful arts and cultural experiences and all the benefits the arts have to offer.
Artists are EssentialArtists and the Arts Are Essential to a Healthy Society
We believe the world needs artists and that thinking creatively can improve the world around us. We should support artists, musicians, and performers and value their work as central and critical to a healthy society.
We serve youth in the Austin area by providing enriching arts, music, and cultural programs to families in underserved communities.
We serve the Austin community by providing programs for people of all ages and backgrounds to become more actively engaged in the arts.
We provide professional development programs and networking opportunities to support artists, musicians, and performers in all disciplines.