In our programs, youth and parents develop communication and problem-solving skills through art-making. So one of my favorite things to do, is to go into a book store and ask my higher self a question that I really want to know the answer too. Ashley, a dancer and painter, returned recently from serving two years as a Christian missionary in Western Asia with a traveling performing arts team.
Free Arts NYC provides underserved children with a unique combination of educational arts and mentoring programs that help them to foster the self-confidence and resiliency needed to realize their fullest potential. BAC’s Arts Consultancy program was proud to unveil Marela Zacarias’s sculptural installation, Mannahatta, at The William Vale Hotel in Williamsburg.
Four young missionaries serving with Operation Mobilization (OM) in Belgium met as a ‘visual arts team’ in May, 2011 along with a team of creative students from Colombia International University in the USA. In the 60`s and 70`s as America and Britain and other countries were becoming more acquainted with Asian culture do in part to the Korean conflict and the Vietnam war, many became more interested in the fighting arts from Asia.
SPIDER ACADEMY’s main mission, therefore, is to promote and spread martial arts from Indonesia as well as the rest of the world. But, I guarantee you even if you’ve never taken it before your mind is already filled with the ideas of how movies and TV represents martial arts to be. You train in the beginning to unlearn what you think you may have learned.
Because of this attitude, cross training was looked upon as a martial arts crime of disloyalty. Teresa Love is a professional development partner for the Beverley Taylor Sorenson Arts Learning Program and an adjunct professor for BYU’s Department of Theatre and Media Arts.