Give us a beat.

  To view photos, click Next.  “More hi-hat,” one student exclaims.  “Less cowbell,” responds another.   Outside of the Inner-City Arts music studio, these 7th graders from Aspire Pacific Academy are named Anthony and Adrian. In this Digital Music Production class, however, they go by their self-selected artist/stage names: Icekillz and The Gizmo. Together, they labor over their […]

Thank you for your support!

We are overwhelmed with gratitude. Thanks to the charitable support of our community, friends, supporters and donors, we have surpassed our year-end goal of $80,000 and closed our campaign fundraising more than $130,000 for the youth of Inner-City Arts! Thank you for supporting our team’s efforts to ensure that children and teens in our city […]

Download Your Own Scribbits Book!

This holiday season, we would like to offer a small gesture of our gratitude as a supporter and member of the Inner-City Arts community. Download an e-version of our “Scribbits” book as our gift to you — straight from our media arts studio! “Scribbits” is an activity created by Inner-City Arts’ Animation, Multimedia and Graphic Design […]

Featured in American Craft Magazine

Inner-City Arts is pleased to have been featured in the latest issue of American Craft for their article “Why Making Matters,” alongside a handful of other arts education organizations around the country: “It’s no secret that the arts are disappearing from American classrooms. In today’s high-stakes testing culture, public schools are under pressure to devote instruction time […]

Holiday Happenings During the Month of December

We have such great friends in this city who are supporting Inner-City Arts through various promotions this month. Looking for a way to give back (and get a little something for yourself)? Look no further. Here are some happenings during December that benefit our organization’s programs: Opening Ceremony, Kids of Immigrants and Kehlani Invite you to […]

#GivingTuesday: Make a Difference

Today, Inner-City Arts joins thousands of organizations, charities, and individuals worldwide to celebrate #GivingTuesday — a global day of giving that harnesses the collective power of individuals and communities to encourage philanthropy and to inspire generosity worldwide. It is a day where we recognize, as a society, that positive change only happens when we all […]