Art Beyond Borders: Painting with Olga Sinclair, Presented by Snap Inc.

We look forward to hosting the first-ever Art Beyond Borders: Painting with Olga Sinclair, Presented by Snap Inc. event in celebration of the Getty-led Pacific Standard Time: LA/LA (PST) on our campus! Anticipated as Los Angeles’ largest youth-oriented painting class, Art Beyond Borders will bring together 1,000 children from The Partnership for Los Angeles Schools. This […]

The 2017 Imagine Awards

On Thursday, October 12th, we hosted Inner-City Arts’ 25th Imagine Awards celebration at the Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County. It was a fantastic evening in a beautiful space and Inner-City Arts was able to raise more than $900,000!   Because of the generosity and support of many, we are able to continue our mission […]

A Visit from Senator Michael Bennet

Photo Credit: Anthony Tran  |   Video Credit:  Velo Films On Wednesday, August 16, 2017, Inner-City Arts was honored to welcome Michael Bennet, U.S. Senator for Colorado, to the campus for a great day of conversation with staff and Inner-City Arts supporters about the importance of arts education.  Special thanks to our guests: Senator Michael […]

Summer on Seventh Recap Video

What a night! In many ways, this event has become one of our favorites to produce. It is the one time each year when we have the special opportunity to welcome hundreds of our friends and supporters to our home. We hope that you enjoyed the amazing musical performances, the tasty food and drinks, and had […]

A Summer to Remember

  [ View all photos from Summer Institutes Showcase here ] We love summers at Inner-City Arts. It’s a wondrous time for guided discovery, innovation, relationship-building and growth. As our high school students wrap yet another creative season on our campus, they have experienced nothing short of just that!  This session, our versatile high school programming […]

Celebrating Our Elders: A Portfolio Drawing Series

  View more photos here Students in the high school Portfolio Drawing Workshop had the opportunity to stretch their skills and pick up fundamental drawing techniques in a unique setting this Spring session. During a five-week series created to encourage students to accurately observe and experiment new ways to “draw from life,” teaching artist Joannza Lo invited a handful […]

COME TOGETHER: An Inner-City Arts Repertory Dance Company Production

  VIEW MORE PHOTOS HERE “We, the people, create history, dream of our future, build bridges, condemn fear, inspire hope, unite in love and equality. We, the people, must come together.” Last week, the Inner-City Arts Repertory Dance Company wrapped another successful student dance production in The Rosenthal Theater. Titled COME TOGETHER, the production centered around […]

RE-LABEL: A Graphic Design Project

  VIEW OUR GRAPHIC DESIGN 2 SPRING BRAND LOOK BOOK HERE This spring session, students in Graphic Design 2 were prompted to reflect upon the social “labels” they’ve encountered in their lives thus far, whether those were stereotypes placed on them, or identities that they’ve assigned themselves. Led by teaching artist Mindy Lee, students were guided through […]