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Make this the summer of a lifetime for Jose.

Past A4L ArtWorks Intern Jose Hernandez needs your help to attend the Summer Performance Program at Berklee College of Music. Student of The Motivational Edge, talented writer, performer and 2014 ArtWorks Intern Jose Hernandez has been selected to participate in a five-week Summer Performance Program at Berlkee College of Music. This once-in-a-lifetime opportunity will put Read More

Meet Our Interns

Arts for Learning’s 2015 Summer ArtWorks Interns reported for their first day of work yesterday. These 50 high school students from Miami-Dade and Broward counties have begun their work alongside Master Teaching Artists in the visual arts, dance, theatre and creative writing disciplines. Click here to find out more about the ArtWorks program.         Read More

Pre-Order Sammy Figueroa’s New Album – and Help A4L!

Sammy Figueroa, internationally-renowned, Grammy-nominated musician and A4L Board of Directors Member presents an exclusive opportunity to pre-order his latest album and help Arts for Learning! Through Pledge Music, you may pre-order Sammy’s new album ‘Imaginary World,’ (choose from a signed physical copy or a digital copy), as well as an array of extras including: private percussion lessons, dinner with Sammy, a VIP Read More

ArtWorks School Year Exhibition: Come As You Are

Join us for an exhibition of works by A4L ArtWorks Interns, under the guidance of Master Teaching Artist Yanira Collado. Saturday, June 6, 2015 4 – 7 PM Lewis Arts Studio 101 Grand Avenue Coconut Grove, FL 33133 Works by Luz CastanoArlis DezayasAaliyah EvanStephanie FernandezAdriana HernandezFreddy JacomeStephan St. CyrRobert FleitesDaniella CocaLuis Toledo-HernandezReynaldo Rippol Read More

Creative Culminations: A4L After-School Programs Close the 2014-15 School Year

As the 2014-15 school year comes to an end, students in Arts for Learning (A4L)’s After-School programs are presenting their best work to parents, teachers and fellow students with pride. Enjoy the following highlights from schools and parks across Miami-Dade County where A4L Teaching Artists have worked to help students create everything from action sculptures Read More