Paint it Forward
What: CITYarts will produce and create its #320th mural project in collaboration with local youth, professional artists, and the local community. Paint It Forward will highlight individual and community success in order to promote a positive community identity and encourage students to stay on track towards graduation.
Where: Murray Hill Academy, 111 E 33rd St, New York, NY 10016
Who: Adam Ward, Assistant Principal Dan Gieck, Art Teacher.
Why: Revitalize school to make the school more welcoming and enjoyable for the staff and for the students and their families.
Bring together youth and families to collaborate on a project that will beautify their school.
Empower youth to take leadership roles in acting as a positive force in their community.
When: October 2017 to June 2018